Embassy Jobs and Announcements

Thank you for your interest in employment with the U.S. Mission in Yerevan. To view a current list of all available positions at the U.S. Embassy in Yerevan and to apply online, please visit our ERA site:

ERA (Electronic Recruitment Application)

ERA is a new electronic applicant management system. Please consult the video in the sidebar to learn how to create a new account and apply.

Who May Apply
Open to: All Interested Candidates – Anyone with Armenian Citizenship or Permanent Residency may apply.

Open to: Current Employees of the Mission – Anyone who is currently employed by the U.S. Mission in Armenia may apply. Third Party Contractors are not eligible.

Open to: USEFMs only – Only U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members may apply. USEFMs may also apply to the above “Open to” categories. For more information please click on this link.

Recruitment disclaimer:

The U.S. Embassy in Armenia follows a merit-based employee recruitment practice with extensive screening steps.

The U.S. Embassy in Armenia does not:

  1. Request payment of any kind from job seekers or prospective candidates as part of the recruitment process.
  2. Authorize anyone to either collect money or arrive at any monetary arrangement or gain in return for a job at U.S. Embassy.

In case you or any candidate receives any unsolicited or fraudulent communication regarding application processing, a job offer, or a call for an interview in return for payment of money, please stay alert and recognize it as fraud. On receipt of any such request, the candidate may visit the official U.S. Embassy website to verify the source and authenticity of any correspondence, or you may email the Human Resources Office at Yerevan, Vacancies Mailbox (yrvVacancyMBX@state.gov) to report any such malpractice.

Vacancy Announcement at USAID Armenia

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Yerevan, Armenia is seeking an eligible and qualified applicant for the position of USAID Communications Assistant. The Communications Assistant will be providing translation, interpreting services and communications/outreach support to the entire USAID Mission. The Communications Assistant (Translator/Interpreter) is the sole translator/interpreter performing these duties in support of Mission operations, translates a variety of documents from English into Armenian or Russian and from Armenian or Russian into English. The Communications Assistant (Translator/Interpreter) frequently interprets orally between Armenian and Russian and English, particularly when accompanying the Mission Director or other senior Mission management in public appearances and in meetings, and at other times, such as when changes in program/project/activity agreement language are being negotiated/renegotiated at one of the Government of Armenia (GOAM). He/she will assist in the preparation and editing/copy-editing of a variety of internal and external documents including, briefing materials for the press, public, VIP visits and other events/meetings as needed, public outreach materials (brochures, press releases, factsheets, newsletter, success stories, social media, website, etc.), cables, budget planning documents such as Project Performance Reviews and Operational Plans, presentations, etc.

Deadline for applying for it is October 29, 2021, 17:00 local time.

More information is available at: https://www.usa.am/announce/comassistantusaid.pdf (PDF 403KB).

Research on Trafficking in Persons (TIP)

We’re happy to announce a new funding opportunity for research on Trafficking in Persons (TIP) for the amount of $200,000-$400,000. The application deadline is October 15, 2021. Follow the link for full details of the announcement. https://www.poverty-action.org/human-trafficking-research-initiative/competitive-fund. Questions? Please email them to IPA_HTRI@poverty-action.org.

Deadline for Application: 11:59 pm US Eastern time on October 15, 2021

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program

The Embassy of the United States of America in Armenia is pleased to announce the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program competition for the 2022 2023 academic year.

The Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program awards grants to foreign scholars to conduct post-doctoral research at U.S. universities for an academic year or term. More information is available at https://www.usa.am/announce/fulbright.pdf (PDF 184KB). Interested applicants must complete an online application at this website: https://apply.iie.org/fvsp2022/

Deadline for Application: November 5, 2021