The Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is seeking a Director for its office in Washington, D.C.

The IEO provides independent evaluation of IMF issues, operating independently of IMF management and at arm’s length from the IMF’s Executive Board. It enhances the learning culture of the Fund, promotes understanding of its work, and supports the Board in its governance and oversight. The Director coordinates evaluation of programs and policies relevant to the Fund’s mandate. An important objective of these evaluations is to improve the Fund’s ability to draw lessons from experience and integrate improvements into future work.

This position reports to the Board. It requires outstanding leadership qualities, proven managerial and diplomatic skills, and integrity. The successful candidate will have established analytical skills in economics; familiarity with the IMF mandate and operations; substantial experience in implementation and/or evaluation of economic policies of relevance to the Fund; and an awareness of how such policies interact with the institutional, political, and social objectives of member countries.

The IMF is committed to achieving a diverse staff, including nationality, culture, and educational background. Interested candidates may apply for this position via e-mail at:

Closing date for applications: 24th June 2022.