Positive Youth Development Expert


  • Location: Kazakhstan
  • Date Posted: April 24, 2019
  • Application Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Job Type: Full-time


Eurasia Foundation (EF), a US non-profit organization promoting civil society development and good governance, is accepting applications for a Positive Youth Development Expert for an anticipated USAID-funded program that will cultivate a vibrant and responsive citizen-oriented civil society in Central Asia. This position is contingent upon award of the program.


  • At least 5 years of experience in managing youth-focused programs, preferably for an international organization
  • Deep knowledge of youth leadership development and youth empowerment
  • Demonstrated ability to research and analyze state policies and legislation related to youth and make recommendations for improvement to relevant stakeholders
  • Knowledge of youth issues, relevant civil society actors and the political/social context across Central Asia as well as experience integrating youth empowerment and engagement with civil society programming
  • Master’s degree in international development, organizational development, public policy or other relevant areas of study
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English required
  • Knowledge of Russian is required; knowledge of Kazakh, Tajik, Turkmen or Uzbek a plus


To apply, please send resume and cover letter to jobs@eurasia.org with “PYDE” in the subject line.

No calls, please.

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