Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Administration & Operations
  • Languages
    English Dutch
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 26,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
    • IMG_6430
    • Career Consultation


    Oikocredit is a social impact investor and worldwide cooperative with over four decades of experience in leading positive change through investments in financial inclusion, agriculture and renewable energy. Guided by the principle of empowering low-income people to improve their quality of life, Oikocredit supports partner organisations in Africa, Asia and Latin America through loans, investments and capacity building. Oikocredit is financed by individuals and institutions who want to be part of a global movement for social change. Our investments prioritise social impact while safeguarding the environment and generating fair financial returns. We are a global organisation with local presence, able to respond to our partners’ needs and strengthen them by offering more than financing. Oikocredit has more than 200 members of staff in around 20 countries with over 30 nationalities. Read more at

    Oikocredit International is looking for a Recruiter ( full-time, 32-40 hours) to be based in Amersfoort, the Netherlands. As a recruiter you are part of the HR team (3 HRBP, 2 HR Operations Specialists) and reports to the HR Manager.

    Main responsibilities

    You will be responsible for all (international) recruitment procedures and for the development of the talent acquisition strategy.

    Recruitment & Integration

    • Manage the full domestic and international recruitment processes, from job description review to draft offer.
    • Act as a sparring partner for hiring managers:
      • Explore internal clients’ needs and business objectives to ensure the match between department strategy and recruitment process
      • Inform and train hiring managers (internal policies and procedures, labor market updates and regulations, employer branding, discrimination policy…)
    • Ensure the right on-boarding and integration of our new colleagues
    • Manage relationship with recruitment agencies, jobboard providers and other third parties
    • Manage the corporate recruitment platform (Softgarden).

    Talent Acquisition strategy

    • In collaboration with HRBP and HR Manager, define and develop the Talent Acquisition strategy and subsequent policies for the whole organization
    • Propose, design and implement relevant Program to support Oikocredit in its growth (internship program, referral program, graduate program…)
    • Lead our Employer branding across 4 continents (University contact, networking, publications, social media…)
    • Participate to HR and Corporate projects as required

    Education and experience

    The successful candidate is a purpose-driven professional who relates to the mission and vision of OikoCredit, a great teamplayer, has excellent communication skills and an eye for talent and cultural fit. Furthermore you have:

    • a Bachelor degree in HR, social sciences or business administration
    • 2- 5 years experience in recruitment, preferably in a recruitment agency in an international context (and a Dutch-based organisation)
    • knowledge of regulations related to hiring employees in the Netherlands desirable
    • as we are a real international organization, fluency in English, a good command of Dutch or other European language can be an asset (not necessary)
    • excellent presentation skills and project management skills


    • Strong stakeholder management skills
    • Initiative (shared Oikocredit competence)
    • Cooperation (shared Oikocredit competence)
    • Integrity
    • Client and service orientation
    • Convincing ability
    • Progress control


    • You will work in an inclusive, international and diverse environment
    • You will benefit from a flexible work environment and a good work-life balance
    • You will have access to training and learning opportunities

    If you recognize yourself in this description, you are welcome to apply. Please go to and submit your application in English, including your CV and letter of motivation.

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