Our Awesome Managing Director
Natalia Zahra Polishchouk Mohamed
Natalia is the founder and Managing Director of JSTWORK. She speaks five languages and has the world as her office. Prior to starting JSTWORK, she spent 15 years working in the IT industry with 11+ years with Oracle and 3 years with JD Edwards. During this time Natalia was scouting for the best talent across many lines of businesses executing recruitment drives from graduates all the way to Senior Director levels covering predominantly the EMEA regions. With a more recent focus on Africa as one of her main markets, Natalia has accumulated a wealth of knowledge; hiring over 1,000+ candidates, interviewing over 15,000+ candidates and reviewed 100,000’s of resumes from across more than 70+ countries globally.
Born to a Ukrainian mother and a Somali father, Natalia grew up exposed to many cultures, educational systems and religions. The rich experiences have helped her develop a unique gift; to truly appreciate and understand people! Her strengths lie in building strong relationships and networking and with her positive energy she is able to engage at all levels.
Listen to Natalia’s Introduction and Vision for JSTWORK
The insight and expertise she has built over the years specifically within the Talent Acquisition space makes Natalia a strong advisor and contributor to any recruitment and talent acquisition projects, whether it’s a creating a strategic recruitment plan or simply conducting an audit of your existing talent or creating specific interviewing and selection strategies utilising a variety of tools.
Natalia is able to execute the full cycle of a talent acquisition, perfectly.
Our Valuable Team Members
Talent Acquisition & Career Development Consultant
In the last four years Grace established and ran an HR department from scratch. In addition, she has sourced candidates, screening applications to select the ideal candidate for a variety of positions.
As Talent Acquisition & Career Consultant, she is excited to deal with HR-related situations that need focused attention in the work environment. She enjoys working with candidates especially empowering them through our career development programme. Her positive outlook in previous roles has already influenced many ambitious professionals to stand out in their career and deliberately succeed.
Grace loves engaging with people from various backgrounds, she enjoys reading and learning new things which complements her love for travel and has exposed her to different cultural and professional experiences. Get in touch to say hello.
PA to MD & Social Media Executive
Toria is a Community Development and Counselling Major. Her exceptional administrative experience has helped her to sharpen her organizational ability and problem-solving skills.
As the Personal Assistant to the Managing Director and Social Media Executive at JstWORK, she is excited to oversee all research projects, event and social media management; ensuring our Managing Director gets to be and do all she is meant to do.
She is well-versed in business communications and operational management. She wears many hats in her career- researcher, social media content writer, business development, marketer, strategist and client relations; As a result, she thrives in managing multi-disciplinary projects.
Get in touch to say hello (or grab a coffee (or ice cream)
Jackson Mwosya is a global recruiter/ account manager and helps organizations in finding the right individual to grow their company. By day you can find him headhunting, interviewing, meeting with clients, coaching individuals or training.
By night he stays relaxed by browsing for new ideas on Pinterest DIY or watching a drama/investigative packed series or hanging out with his dog.
Neema joined JstWORK as an administrative consultant in mid 2018. In this role she is responsible for overseeing Curriculum Vitae and LinkedIn Optimization for processing new hires, development and training.
Her goal is to foster an environment that values employees development and professionalism as well as maintaining focus on organizational effectiveness and customer service.
As a Business Information Technology Major, Jessica is passionate about all things tech and anything within the digital space. Her experience working as a social media and digital marketer has provided her with diverse skills necessary to grow and build her career.
At JstWORK, Jessica’s role as our Digital Strategist includes management of the social media platforms, utilizing software packages that promote our career development programmes and strategic development of online community engagement. This has in turn supported the brand’s objective of boosting our content marketing program and increasing awareness.
In her free time, Jessica enjoys reading, listening to classic music and learning anything new in the tech space!