Chief of Party – Ukraine

Panagora Group, a woman-owned small business specializing in international development, seeks a Chief of Party for an anticipated USAID/Ukraine regional Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) activity. The COP will manage MEL activities in Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova. We seek innovative and highly motivated individuals to work on our team. This is a long-term position located in Ukraine.

Responsibilities include:

  • Serving as primary point of contact with USAID/Ukraine Regional Mission for day-to-day implementation and management
  • Serving as technical director for all technical monitoring, evaluation, and learning services
  • Designing and implementing a learning agenda for USAID/Ukraine Regional Mission
  • Managing overall operations of the project
  • Ensuring timely, relevant, high-quality services from long and short-term staff
  • Ensuring timely information on the progress and status of all activities under contract
  • Identifying issues and risks related to project implementation and suggesting appropriate adjustments
  • Ensuring compliance and integrity of contract operations

Qualifications include:

  • A master’s degree in international development, knowledge management, or a relevant field;
  • At least twelve (12) years of international development experience;
  • Experience as a Chief of Party (or Chief of Party equivalent), preferably on a USAID project;
  • Demonstrated experience with performance monitoring and evaluation of donor-funded programs;
  • Experience in Ukraine or the Eastern Europe region;
  • Prior USAID experience highly preferred;
  • Demonstrated experience in project management with excellent organizational skills, track record managing resources (staff and budget), and managing short-term team;
  • Excellent managerial, writing, and communications skills;
  • Excellent writing skills and ability to deliver a high-quality written product;
  • Fluency in English required.

To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter to with the full position title in the subject line. No telephone inquiries please. Finalists will be contacted.

Panagora is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices.