Description: The World Bank is seeking qualified professionals from Africa to fill various roles within the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation.
Fields of Study: Education, Health, Development Economics, Information Technology Systems, Social Urban/Rural & Resilience and Governance.
- Minimum qualifications for entry-level positions include a Master’s degree plus 5 years of relevant professional experience.
- For mid-career professionals, the minimum requirements are a Master’s degree plus 8 years of relevant professional experience.
- Ideal candidates for these positions must have a demonstrated capacity for strategic thinking, the ability to conduct dialogue on relevant development policies and priorities, and fluency in English.
- Fluency or proficiency in other languages, in particular Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Spanish, or Russian is preferred.
Number of Awardees: Several
Value of Recruitment: A career with the World Bank Group offers a unique opportunity for exceptionally talented individuals with a passion for international development to contribute to solving some of the world’s most pressing problems. Bank staff work with governments, civil society groups, the private sector, and others in developing countries around the world, assisting clients in all areas of development, from policy and strategic advice to the identification, preparation, appraisal, and supervision of development projects.
Duration of Recruitment: Full Time
Eligible Countries: Sub-Saharan African countries
To be taken at (country): United States or other countries
How to Apply:
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Application Deadline: 21st January 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Award Provider: The World Bank Group