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Karelia UAS is looking for Inter­na­tional Officer

Karelia University of Applied Sciences is looking for

INTERNATIONAL OFFICER
for the duration of the job alter­nation leave for 1.8.-31.12.2021. The substitute must be an unemployed jobseeker.

Inter­na­tion­ality is one of the strategic aims of Karelia University of Applied Science (Karelia). Karelia2030 strategy identifies five main areas to work with and develop until 2030 to meet with the regional and global challenges. Karelia UAS offers broad inter­na­tion­al­ization possi­bil­ities for all students and staff members.

Inter­na­tional Officer tasks include
– coordi­nation of TFK (Team Finland Knowledge) cooper­ation with Russia, NordPlus-programme and the Erasmus+ global mobility project with China
– guiding and supporting outgoing students including grant payments
– coordi­nation of staff mobility
– commu­ni­cation on inter­na­tion­al­ization oppor­tu­nities for students and staff members
– commu­ni­cation of exchange and appli­cation issues with the inter­na­tional partners
– partic­i­pation in renewal of exchange agree­ments and
– active partic­i­pation in imple­men­tation and devel­opment of inter­na­tional services

We expect and value
– degree in higher education
– compe­tence in inter­na­tional commu­ni­cation
– good skills with digital tools
– experience in inter­na­tional contexts
– profi­ciency in English language
– Moderate Finnish language skills
– team work and co-creation skills
– self-management skills and good commu­ni­cation skills

We value, if you also have
– Finnish language skills
– other language skills
– master-level degree

The post is full-time and condi­tions follow the collective labour agreement of Sivista.

Apply by Wed 28 th April, 3 pm in Kuntarekry. Remember to include your CV and possible recom­men­da­tions into the application.

More infor­mation about the post and tasks of the Inter­na­tional Officer: Head of Education, Ulla Asikainen, p. 050 523 4355, ulla.asikainen@karelia.fi. More infor­mation on the employment relationship: HR Manager Jaana Tolkki, p. 050 408 7932, jaana.tolkki@karelia.fi.