WordPress Project Manager

Relief Applications is a young European-based organization serving the international humanitarian and development sectors. Founded in 2014, by an IT expert and an experienced humanitarian during the Red Cross response to the Haiyan (Yolanda) typhoon in the Philippines, we provide a variety of innovative services bridging humanitarian work and cutting-edge technology to disseminate new IT tools and significantly improve the efficiency of humanitarian organizations. Our clients include several United Nations organizations, Red Cross societies and NGOs such as Save the Children, Oxfam and many others.

At Relief Applications you will join a multinational team. You will be part of the innovation task force, imagining and creating cutting edge solutions to change how we help those affected by disasters.

Relief Applications is looking for an enthusiastic WordPress Project Manager to join our growing development team. We are looking for professionals passionate about shaping the next generation of innovators and humanitarian developers.

If you have excellent experience in WordPress, management skills and a passion for web applications innovation, then we would like to meet you! You will have a high degree of responsibility and ownership over the development of new features to improve and enhance mission-critical visuals.

At Relief Applications we help humanitarian organisations to better respond to crisis by providing the right innovation or the right technology and ultimately better assist those affected by disaster and conflicts.

The position will be in our office in Madrid.

Experience : 1-3 years

Degree: Degree in IT/Computer Science/Engineering


  • Determine and define project scope and objectives

  • Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in

  • an effective and efficient manner

  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan

  • Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders

  • about strategy, adjustments, and progress

  • Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout

  • entire project execution

  • Develop IT solutions using WordPress in different projects with different

  • organizations in the humanitarian sector

  • Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed

  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement

  • The person will be required to work at Madrid office at least 5 days per month

Skills required:

  • Motivated developer with a passion for humanitarian development

  • Strong team player with "can do" attitude

  • Professional in WordPress

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • English is mandatory. Spanish and French desired but not essential

  • Ability to plan, oversee and lead projects from ideation through to completion

  • Ability to manage several dynamic project parts simultaneously

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

  • High attention to detail

  • Exemplary organization, time management and follow up skills along with the ability to manage several opportunities simultaneously

What do we offer:

Spanish Full-time contract

How to Apply

Please send your CV and motivation letter to career@reliefapplications.org

Due to the nature of this position, only candidates legally eligible to work in the EU may apply

Due to the nature of this position, only candidates legally eligible to work in the EU/EEA may apply.

Relief Applications is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organisation.