Deputy Chief of Party, USAID/Ukraine Transformation Communications Activity 165 views

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About the Position

Dexis is seeking a Deputy Chief of Party (COP) for an anticipated five-year Transformation Communications Activity in Ukraine. The purpose of this program is to partner with the Government of Ukraine (GOU), private sector, and civil society to support engaging, audience-focused content and information about Ukraine’s democratic transformation and European integration. Objectives include equipping USAID and its partners to conduct data-driven communications; increasing the quality and quantity of strategic communications on reform dividends; and broadening the use of social impact content by Ukraine’s civic leaders and creative sector. This will be a full-time position based in Kyiv, Ukraine and is contingent on contract award.


  • Provide overall program leadership and direction for the program.
  • Contribute to analysis of overall political context, media environment, and strategic communications opportunities.
  • Support Chief of Party/Team Lead in overall coordination of activities across private, public, and civic sectors.
  • Maintain productive relations with USAID and other donors.
  • Manage and development staff, partners, and consultants to achieve expected results.
  • Uphold Dexis values and quality standards and support to activity stakeholders.
  • Manage a Grants under Contract system.
  • Ensure compliance with USG and GOU regulations.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned in support of Activity objectives.



Minimum Requirements:

  • At least seven years of experience in the successful implementation of international development activities in the media, communications, countering disinformation, and/or social impact content development sectors.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish strong working relationships with media sector professionals, including commercial broadcasters, public broadcasters, civil society, journalists, and independent content producers; as well as host country government and other donors.
  • Prior experience managing staff, subcontractors, grantees, and international consultants.
  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English.
  • Fluency in Ukrainian and/or Russian.
  • Prior experience in Ukraine.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher.

Application process:

  • To apply please follow this link
  • To help us track our recruitment effort, please indicate in your cover letter where ( you saw this job posting.

Are you looking for a company that offers meaningful program assignments and opportunities to develop professional skills and expertise? At Dexis, staff are empowered to be part of the decision-making process and collaborate with colleagues and management across the company to satisfy our clients.  We create transparency in our operations with our clients and employees; and we offer our people opportunities to grow and challenge themselves in meaningful ways. Dexis follows a “find a way or make a way” business directive, and we’re paving the way for innovative management solutions in the global development and security assistance arenas worldwide. As a Dexis employee you will be challenged, empowered, and mentored.  That’s how Dexis goes “all in.” How will you?

Only those applicants who meet the above criteria will be contacted for interview.

Dexis is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental handicap, or status as a disabled or Vietnam Era veteran of the US Armed Forces.

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Dexis is a global professional services firm that uses leading-edge analytics and data-driven management and technical solutions to solve pressing challenges in complex environments, paving the way for a more resilient, secure, and prosperous world. Dexis implements projects and provides professional services for U.S. Government agencies, commercial clients, and multilateral institutions. We are a leader in data collection and analysis to increase program accountability, improve the effectiveness and efficiency of U.S. foreign assistance resources, and advance program learning and outcomes. We promote stability and prosperity by targeting five sectors: security sector assistance, conflict mitigation and stabilization, governance, agriculture and economic growth, and global health.

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