Josje joined Oxford HR in 2019. Her expertise lies in leadership, institutional development, network management and business operations in the fields of health, environment, and international cooperation.
She brings 25 years of international experience. Josje was for seven years COO for Wetlands International’s global network of 20 offices. She has a Master of International Public Health from Johns Hopkins University and led the Sibusiso treatment centre for mentally disabled children in Tanzania. Before that she worked for 15 years with Médecines sans Frontières. As an Operations Director she was part of the strategic management team in the Operations Centre Amsterdam and responsible for the programmes in Central Asia and West Africa. Josje lived in Angola, Azerbaijan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Liberia, Mozambique, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda and worked with the teams in many other countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
”Knowing Oxford HR as a former client, I joined the company as I really like how it helps not-for-profits to enhance their impact through sourcing and growing excellent and diverse leadership
View Josje's recent placements
Deputy Director, Division Mitigation and Adaption / South Korea
Country Director Philippines / Philippines
EU-based Senior Director Business Development for Asia / Netherlands
Director - Global Human Resources & Organizational Development
Thibaut's ability to source and match client needs with high calibre candidates is certainly noteworthy. He is open and transparent in his communication throughout the recruitment process which helps in managing expectations."
Senior Director, Smart Power for Rural Development
Thailand, Rockerfeller Foundation
The calibre of candidates overall was strong. And the level of communication, candidate insight and advice offered was highly beneficial. Given that we had previously tried to recruit to this role, unsuccessfully, we were incredibly pleased with the result of our relationship with Oxford HR."
Senior Head of UK Portfolio, Big Lottery Fund
Oxford HR went out of its way to ensure that as a candidate, I was valued and respected as a professional and as a human being and this meant a lot to me. The experience is the best I have ever had with recruitment companies."
Appointed Candidate, Big Lottery Fund
Having recruited through Oxford HR, I have spent 3 years with Hivos. It has been a great experience for me with Hivos in Jakarta and being part of the global management team overseeing the change process."
South East Asia Representative, IRRI
Board member, Sahara Conservation Fund
Executive Director, No Leprosy Remains
Country Director Bangladesh, Practical Action
CEO, Generations for Peace
CEO, Generations for Peace
Corporate Services Director, IWMI
Director of Finance, IRRI
Country Director Sudan, Practical Action