Programme Manager Ukraine Response

Chernihiv or Kiev
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Job location: Ukraine     

Starting date: as soon as possible                             

Vacancy closing date: on rolling basis

Duration position: 6 months (with possibility to extend)

Working hours:  40

Millions of people have fled their homes because of the war and corresponding violence in Ukraine. Others, because of poverty or age, have no choice but to remain in life-threatening situations. The needs are enormous and immediately, ZOA has sent its Disaster Response Team to provide life-saving assistance.

In Zakarpattia ZOA started a cash distribution programme for thousands of internally displaced people. At this moment ZOA is expanding its programme in Chernihiv district (north of Kiev) looking into shelter and cash as main sectors.

ZOA is an international organization providing emergency relief and recovery in over ten countries worldwide. In order to scale up our activities and set up a full ZOA programme in Ukraine:

ZOA is looking for a Programme Manager Ukraine Response

Your challenge

The Programme Manager is responsible for the realization of project and programme goals in a specific ZOA country region, in accordance with applicable internal and external preconditions and standards. The starting date of this full-time position is as soon as possible. The duration is 6 months with a possibility to extend.

Your main tasks and responsibilities

Project cycle management


The Programme manager is accountable to the Country Representative for Ukraine.

Your profile


Knowledge / Experience



Special conditions

You will be based in Kiev or Chernihiv, Ukraine which is not suitable for families with children.

Do you need more information?

For more information about ZOA, please visit our website

If you have questions about this vacancy, you can contact Sandra Vogd, e-mail: <u></u>

Interested and do you want to apply?

ZOA operates with an equal opportunities policy and is committed to diversity in the workplace. Qualified women and men, people of all nationalities, and cultural backgrounds, and candidates with disabilities are welcome to apply.

Given the current difficulties of obtaining a visa for Ukraine, having a free movement (i.e. EU/USA/CAN) passport is required.

If you are interested in this position, please apply directly via the link below. 

CVs of no more than 5 pages in length are appreciated.

Given the urgency of this vacancy, qualified candidates will be contacted on a rolling basis. Only selected candidates will be contacted and invited to participate in the process of recruitment. It is our aim to inform all other candidates of their status in the recruitment process as soon as possible. An assessment may be part of the recruitment procedure. Documents that do not match the profile above will not be considered. Internal candidates will have priority, in case of similar results.

Please note that ZOA carries out background and reference checks (including COTER: check your name on counter-terrorism lists) for all candidates as part of the recruitment process. As ZOA participates in the Inter-Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme, all reference checks include a written questionnaire: the “Statement of Conduct”, which will be sent to past employers regarding Misconduct (such as sexual exploitation, abuse or harassment).

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