Vacancy: Program Manager at Economics Education Department

January 12, 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Program Manager of Economics Education Department within the Kyiv School of Economics (KSE) – a flagman educational and research institution, the well-established and unchallenged leader in economics in Ukraine.

This role is for a person sharing our vision to build the intellectual foundation for a strong and innovative economy of Ukraine.


Work at KSE is:

  • Daily challenges you like
  • An opportunity to improve your skills and learn something new
  • Employee discount
  • Paid sick leaves and vacation days
  • Environment of smart and successful people who motivate to development
  • Friendly and democratic working environment

Program manager’s major responsibility will be to coordinate master programs in Economics and also to contribute to other department projects (short-term programs, trainings, economic literacy programs etc.)


Day-to-day activities include:

  • Coordinating department activities with student support office (collaboration on course plans, schedules of classes and extracurricular activities, grades, teaching evaluations etc.)
  • Managing KSE relations with partner institutions: University of Houston, Taras Shevchenko National University etc.
  • Coordinating soft-skills and ethics workshops: developing topics, inviting speakers, organizing the workshops
  • Coordinating extra-curriculum activities: meetings with company/institution representatives, case club, other clubs and student initiatives, etc.
  • Developing and updating Student handbook, Student Honor Code etc.
  • Organizing meetings with academic department and faculty (orientation day at the beginning of the year, student-faculty tea-parties, meetings with students during the year)
  • Assisting in developing required department documentation to comply with the Ministry of Education requirements
  • Providing content support to Licensing and Accreditation department
  • Organizing faculty and other department meetings, taking minutes, following up on meeting decisions
  • Being a KSE host/point of contact for visiting faculty to Economics Education department
  • Assisting department leader with faculty recruitment


We need You if You:

  • Have higher education
  • Have at least 1 year of experience in project management, communications, PR, event coordination, educational sector or other relevant experience
  • Have good written and oral English (upper-intermediate level or higher)
  • Are confident PC user (Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Have strong communication, negotiation & presentation skills
  • Have emotional competence (emotion management)
  • Understand and share work ethic
  • Show partner behavior in the team


How to apply:

If interested, please send your CV in English (indicating your salary expectations) with ”EE Program Manager” in the subject line to [email protected].

Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for understanding.