Career Development and Sectoral Relations Advisor
İlkay worked as Trainer, Counselor and HR Manager in Human Resources area in primary Telecommunication, Fashion & Retail, Consumer Goods and Consultancy sectors during her experience of 16 years.
While studying in Gazi University Department of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, İlkay was also a Member of Board in various positions within AIESEC.
She worked as general HR Manager in companies such as Turkcell, Vodafone and Tommy Hilfiger and as Training Manager, Counselor and Coach in retail brands such as Accessorize, Aldo and Joker. She carried out the position of Sales and Development during the establishment and market adaptation of Best Buy Electronics which had entered the Turkish market in 2009.
She completed the Erickson International Coaching Certification program in 2016.
She consults students on general career subjects, interpreting self-assessment tools, reviewing CV/cover letter and interview preparation. She is the instructor for UNIV101 Start Your Career Seminar and UNIV123 Career Management Course.