Vacancy announcement: Program Manager at EVN Wine Academy

ICARE Foundation is looking for a candidate for the position of Program Manager at the EVN Wine Academy of ICARE. The successful candidate has to have exceptional administrative and organizational skills, as well as be well-connected in the wine sector and have a background related to the wine sector.


  • Coordinate and monitor the ongoing implementation of the Enology and Wine Business academic program, short courses and masterclasses related to the topic of wine and winemaking
  • Conduct learning assessment; maintain office hours for student counseling including instruction and program-related student contact
  • Schedule courses in a manner that optimizes student enrolment and contributes to student success; effectively promotes and markets the program locally and internationally for recruitment of appropriate students; serves as a knowledge resource for current students and performing outreach to potential students
  • Develop contacts with industry groups and local employers and actively participate in local, regional, and national organizations relevant to viticulture, wine production, and the hospitality/tourism industry
  • Coordinate and manage the students’ internship process.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, including communication with the international partner institutions, orally and in writing, and effectively use appropriate technology and equipment
  • Participate in the EVN Wine Academy Advisory Committee meetings that assist in maintaining and aligning the program content to match with employable knowledge and skills


  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Management, Communications or any related field.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Armenian; Knowledge of Russian is preferred
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Highly computer literate with capability in email, MS Office, and related business and communication tools.
  • Ability to network effectively
  • Strategic and creative mindset.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.

Deadline: Not specified

Start date:  July 6

Application Procedure: All the interested candidates should send their CVs to email address, including the “Communication Specialist”  in the email subject.