The Centre for Strategic Initiatives (CSI), with the technical and financial support from the EU, is launching a Young Experts Scheme – “YES Armenia” Programme. Through this Programme about 20 young Armenians and Armenian citizens will gain the opportunity to work in and for ministries, government agencies, and other government institutions for 12 months (starting indicatively in November 2017), bringing new dynamics and energy into civil service and contributing to its modernisation.

The YES Armenia Programme is designed to help the development and implementation of strategic initiatives and projects that support the realisation of key reforms envisaged in the Armenia Development Strategy, in the new Government Programme 2017-2022, and are in line with the EU and Armenia Partnership Priorities. The main task of the young experts will be to design and implement specific projects linked to these priorities and reforms. To apply for positions in YES, please send your CV, Motivation Letter in English and 2 Reference Letters (one of which is professional) either in Armenian or English to: [email protected] clearly mentioning the title of the position, you are applying for in the subject line of the email by 15 October 2017, 8PM Yerevan time.

More detailed announcement and project/job descriptions for each vacancy can be found following the links below:


Modern Orchard Agronomy
Design and Implementation of Civil Service Reform
Development and Operationalization of Digital Strategy
Development of Chief Information Officer Institutional Development Strategy
Boosting School Network Efficiency
Establishment of new governance model in public schools
Improvement of Teachers Qualifications and Grading
Designing E-Resources for Distance Learning
Developing VET Modernisation Policy
Alignment of Higher Education Insitutions strategies
Development of a new Model for Science-Industry Collaboration
Boosting Investment in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency
Enhancing Implementation of Environmental Conventions
Improving Healthcare System Efficiency
Designing New Methodology for Cost Calculation of Medical Services
Establishment of Public Private Partnership System
Strengthening Public Investment Management
Enhancing Donor Coordination System
Development of Tourism Products
Improvement of Tourism Statistics

Source: Center for Strategic Initiatives