Employer services in Aalto University
Employer services are provided by Career Services together with Alumni and Corporate Relations. Our aim is support our students’ good employment and to help employers in recruiting and employer branding.
Long term and wide-ranging corporate relations and close contacts with students form the basis of our activities. Our mission is to facilitate our students in finding relevant employment by
- mediating appropriate vacancies in Aalto CareerWeb,
- organizing employer events and fairs and
- enhancing our students' job hunting skills.
For employers we offer tools for recruiting students, for example Aalto CareerWeb and our marketing services. You can offer students opportunities during their studies (internships, part-time jobs, projects, thesis subjects) and after their studies (graduate jobs, trainee programs, etc.).
Employer brand can be promoted efficiently in events, organized by Career Services or your own organization. Our biggest events are ARENA and TalentIT Career Fairs (both in November). we organize many smaller happenings during the year, too.
Timing and good target group selection are extremely important in recruiting students as well as in building your employer brand. Our staff helps you in finding the right way to approach our students.
Long-term partnerships with a variety of employers enable good services for our students. As our partner, you can build your employer brand in a long-term scope. We offer our services as well as at the Aalto University level and in the individual schools. For more information about the partnerships you can get in touch with Aalto University Corporate Relations Department.
At the right time, the right content to the right audience
To best reach Aalto University students you should take into account the following factors.
Students’ school year paced by teaching, exam periods and holidays. We organize recruitment events only during the teaching periods. When organizing employer event we will help finding the best time taking in considertation the timetables of the university, student union and other events.
According to the feedback we’ve collected from our events, the students are interested in
- the school's alumni career stories
- typical work duties and work days
- career opportunities / progression opportunities
- concrete vacancies
The right target audience
We have more than 19 500 undergraduate and graduate students in Aalto University (more key figures). Aalto University Career Services provides services mostly to the bachelor's and master's stage students.
In our schools, there are numerous training programs and we are happy to assist you in selecting the right target audience.