Head of Resources

Head of Resources

Posted 4 months ago

Job Features

LocationGlobal Support Office; Ede-Wageningen, Netherlands
Salary€5000-6000 gross per month
Contract TypeFull-time, 36 hours per week
Closing DateApplications will be considered as they are received

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About Wetlands International

Wetlands International is global not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the conservation and restoration of wetlands. The vision of Wetlands International is: “a world where wetlands are treasured and nurtured for their beauty, the life they support and the resources they provide”. They have operated as a global network since 1996 and are the leading not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the conservation and restoration of wetlands.

The Role

The Head of Resources is accountable for the effective management of human and financial resources as well as systems and processes in the Global Support Office. Their focus is on enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of the office in the context of the global network organization.

Person Specification

The successful candidate will have business management experience in an international not for profit organisation, working from a Netherlands base, with a preference for working in a multi-cultural office environment. S/he will be a facilitative leader and innovative thinker and problem solver, who embraces complexity and diversity, using a coaching approach with teams, while acting decisively.


  • demonstrated people management skills and ample experience working at a senior level in an international not for profit organization
  • experience with overseeing the implementation of finance and/or Management Information Systems, financial reporting and other key office administration systems and procedures
  • working experience in personnel management policies and practices
  • excellent inter-personal skills and fluency in English and Dutch; written and oral
  • an affinity with the purpose and approach of Wetlands International


Interested in this role? Download the appointment brief below for more information then come back to this page to apply.

Lead Consultant

Ana Fernandes
Lead Consultant