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REMARKET Project Manager, Ukraine Programme Response - (Ukrainian nationals only)
In response to the conflict in Ukraine, Caritas Switzerland established its Ukraine Crisis Response programme (UCR) in the first days after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. Caritas Switzerland is one of the leading Swiss NGOs in the field of poverty reduction in Switzerland and abroad. International Cooperation programmes focus on humanitarian aid, income generation, climate change and migration. Within the Ukraine Crisis Response, Caritas Switzerland works through local implementing partners, taking the localization of aid approach in its response, and focus on bringing technical value-add specifically in the fields of livelihoods, protection, shelter, WASH. 

Caritas Switzerland is planning to launch a brand-new project - REMARKET (Recovery and Empowerment through Market Access and Resilient Economic Transformation in Ukraine) – together with its local implementing partners from July 2024 to June 2027. It is designed to empower Ukrainian communities by enhancing market access and economic opportunities for IDPs, returnees, and host community members. Utilizing the Triple Nexus and Market Systems Development (MSD) approaches, the project aims to provide immediate support while laying the foundation for sustainable economic and social development. 


Caritas Switzerland is seeking an experienced Project Manager to support efficient project implementation and management, reporting to the Head of Programme or Country Director. The role focuses on establishing sustainable, impactful projects that improve livelihoods and foster income generation, especially for vulnerable groups in conflict-affected Ukraine. Aligning with Caritas Switzerland’s country strategy, the Project Manager will ensure activities address target group needs and promote sustainable development through partnerships with private and public actors, integrating Triple Nexus and MSD approaches, and advancing long-term economic stability and social cohesion.
Key Responsibilities

Project Management 

Stakeholder Engagement and Partnership

Capacity-building and Resource Management 

MEAL Support

Financial Oversight

Competencies and Qualifications
Position information
Post Title: Projekt Manager
Duty Station: Kyiv, Ukraine
Travel: 20% subject to security approval
Supervisor / Reports to: Head of Programme
Reporting lines: MEAL Officer, Project Managers from partner organisations
Key interfaces: Finance and Operations Manager, Programme Coordinator, Programme Quality Specialist, MEAL Officer, Income and Livelihoods Advisor, Gender Advisor, MHPSS Advisor, Conflict Sensitivity Advisor
Duration: 1 year, with a possibility for extension
Anticipated start date: July 2024
Expected Workload: 100%
Contract type: Service Contract

How to apply 

Caritas offers attractive working conditions and an open working atmosphere in an international field of activities. For the active development and implementation of the digital transformation, we count on employees with a digital and agile mindset who are keen to participate in processes of change. 

We look forward to receiving your application (Cover letter and CV) via the Caritas Switzerland Web Portal by 20 May 2024. Applications submitted via email will not be accepted. 

However, any questions related to this opportunity can be addressed to:

Caritas Switzerland, Adligenswilerstrasse 15, 6002 Lucerne
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