Do you long for creating events with sustainability in mind? Or perhaps fundraising campaigns? Do you want to make a difference in environmental affairs? If yes, we have good news for you! 

We are recruiting a Group Leader for a position of trust to bring together volunteers to plan and execute activities aimed at increasing students’ awareness of sustainable development. This Group Leader leads a volunteering group, which is an open space for any volunteers to create different kinds of events, campaigns and more throughout the year. In addition to leadership role, Group Leader is responsible for writing event reports. 


  • Interest in environmental affairs and development cooperation 
  • Innovativeness and good organizational skills  
  • Written and spoken fluency in English 

Considered as an advantage: 

  • Leadership and project management skills 
  • Experience in communication 

JYY Sectors for Development Cooperation and Environmental Affairs will offer a training and also assist the Group Leader throughout the year. This position is set to start immediately in 2023 and will last until the end of year. The annual reimbursement for the Group Leader is 750€. Send your motivation letter and application via email to latest on 9 December 9 am with the subject line “Application for Group Leader for Sustainable Development”. We will notify you of receiving your application. 

Additional information: 

Ville Härsilä
Specialist in International Affairs
050 338 7655 

Liina Korkiamäki
Member of the Board of Executives of JYY responsible for Sustainable Development