JIFF helps foreigners to find a job in Switzerland

How we operate: 

  • We hold information coffee mornings on the 2nd Wednesday of every month

  • We share our experiences

  • We exchange ideas about where to look for jobs

  • We tell each other about our job search experience

  • We tell each other what to do and what not to do

  • We hold workshops to help you write a good CV

  • We help you adapt this CV to a job application

  • We tell you what HR managers are looking for

  • We prepare you for the job interview

  • We give you tools to integrate and offer networking opportunites


Some other important facts:

  • We work in close association with SIVO

  • Our services are free. We are not a commercial organization

  • We are not a recruitment agency

  • We are not a job finding agency

  • We charge a small fee (CHF 40.-) for our 3-part workshops





Job Seekers

2021 03 30th



JIFF is a non profit organisation aimed at helping English speaking foreigners find the tools they need to work in an around the Lucerne region.

Our main coordinator is an international resident who has lived here for many years and has substantial knowledge of the business world in the area, if you would like to speak to her or one of our other volunteer please go to our Contact Page.


If you are interested in finding volunteering opportunities we recommend you contact the Swiss International Volunteering Organisation and, of course, you will find many useful tips about living in the area at the Living in Luzern website.





Denise Mattsson

JIFF Coordinator & Workshop Facilitator

Alpenquai 40a
6005 Luzern CH

For any general inquiries, please fill in the following contact form:

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