World Bank Group Recruitment Drive 2016

World Bank Group Recruitment Drive 2016

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 It was in 2015 that the World Bank Group did launch a recruitment mission that is aimed at attracting Sub Saharan African professionals to its work force on the African region and beyond.

Well it is on record that this initiative was actually the first of its kind to have been initiated by the institution and it actually resulted in numerous hires into business areas which included Education, Health, Development Economics, Information Technology Systems, Social Urban/Rural and Resilience and Governance.

 The head of affairs in the World Bank Group have come out to say that they will continue their commitment to hiring Sub-Saharan African professionals for some specific recruitment positions.

 And as at now, they have announced their latest recruitment mission to again that will attract highly qualified Sub-Saharan African professionals. Now these persons to be recruited are those who are looking for an exciting career, whereby their various efforts will be contributing to the institution’s goal of ending extreme poverty and promoting shared prosperity.

 As it where, all applicants who are interested should take note that a career with the World Bank Group will actually offer them a unique viable and an amazing opportunity for exceptionally talented individuals with a great passion for international development to contribute to solving some of the world’s most pressing problems.

 The world Bank staffs will sure work with governments, civil society groups, the private sector, and also will be working in some developing countries that are around the world, thereby assisting clients in all areas of development, from policy and strategic advice to the identification, preparation, appraisal, and supervision of development projects.

Having said all these aforementioned, it will be very pertinent to let the house know the job recruitment been offered. They are actually seeking qualified professionals that will fill the various roles within the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation that actually could be located in Washington, D.C. or one of our regional offices.


  • Applicants should posses a Minimum qualifications for entry-level positions include a Master’s degree plus 5 years of relevant professional experience.
  • For the mid-career professionals, applicants should posses a minimum requirements which are a Master’s degree plus 8 years of relevant professional experience.
  • All interested and Ideal applicants for these various positions should have demonstrated capacity for specific 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.
  •  All Shortlisted applicants will be contacted as early as August 2016 for the interview procedures which may be conducted in Washington, D.C. or locations in Africa.
  •  The Interviews is expected to to be conducted through September 2016.
  • All shortlisted candidates should note that becausde of the availability of interviewers and candidates some interviews may be conducted on a virtually base.

Note: Candidates who have previously submitted applications through the Recruitment Drive for African Nationals in 2015 must submit a new application to be considered for opportunities in this year’s campaign. We apologize that we are unable to consider previously submitted applications.

Recruitment Time

July 24, 2016 Applications due
End of July – September 2016 Review applications and update application status to candidates
August – September 2016 Contact all shortlisted candidates and conduct interviews in Washington, D.C. and locations in Africa

World Bank Group Recruitment Drive 2016

To submit your application, please click the vacancies below.
Agribusiness Legal
Governance Risk
Environment Treasury

Documents suggests that the World Bank Group do provide low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries around the globe. The world Bank Group financing also supports a very wide array of investments which includes the likes of education, health, public administration, infrastructure, financial and private sector development, agriculture, and environmental and natural resource management.

 We also discovered that in FY 15, IBRD actually delivered record amounts of financing with commitments that did total $23.5 billion. IDA, then the World Bank’s fund for the poorest countries committed amounted to $19.0 billion. Some of our projects are co-financed with governments, other multilateral institutions, commercial banks, export credit agencies, and private sector investors. We offer support to developing countries through policy advice, research and analysis, and technical assistance.

 Their analytical work usually underpins the World Bank financing which actually do help to inform major developing countries of theor own investments. The Word Bank Group In addition also make sure they support the capacity development in the countries we serve. For more information. You can visit for more

To submit your application, please click the vacancies below.
Communications Financial Management
Development Economics Independent Evaluation
Development Finance Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management
Disaster Risk Management Results Measurement
Education Health, Population and Nutrition

To this end, all qualified individuals including males and females, particularly women, who are diverse in professional, academic, and cultural backgrounds are advised to apply.

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World Bank Group Recruitment Drive 2016

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