The Western and Central Africa Region of the World Bank is looking for dedicated professionals with a passion for international development to join our innovative and diverse staff.</p>
A career with the World Bank Group offers a unique opportunity to contribute to solving some of the world’s most pressing problems. We are opening over 30 new positions in our country offices in the Western and Central Africa Region.
The World Bank proud itself as equal opportunity and inclusive employer, not discriminating based on gender, gender identity, religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability. We offer competitive salaries and benefit packages. This recruitment drive builds on a similar drive last year.
In Western and Central Africa, the World Bank is a leading partner with a growing portfolio over 390 projects totaling more than $51 billion. The world Bank work in a variety of sectors, including agriculture, trade, transport, energy, education, health, water, and many more. And also work on tackling some of the major global challenges of our time, including climate change and global pandemics.
If Are you ready to make an impact and you are development expert who is seeking new career challenges then kindly apply for the World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africans .
List of Vacancies and locations
Senior Public Heath Specialist GG Benin
Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist EC2 Benin
Economist/Statistician GF Cameroon
Social Protection Specialist GF Central African Republic
Social Development Specialist GF Chad
Social Protection Specialist GF Chad
Environmental Specialist GF Congo Republic
Operation Officer GF Congo Republic
Agriculture Specialist GF Cote d’Ivoire
Social Protection Specialist GF Gabon
Private Sector Specialist EC2 Ghana
Transport Specialist GF Ghana
Social Protection Specialist GF Guinea
Energy Specialist GF Liberia
Social Protection Specialist GF Mauritania
Environmental Specialist GF Niger
Public Sector Specialist EC2 Nigeria
Financial Management Specialist EC2 Nigeria
Digital Development Specialist EC2 Nigeria
Senior Operations Officer GG Senegal
Public Sector Management Specialist GF Senegal
Energy Specialist GF Senegal
Transport Specialist GF Senegal
Digital Development Specialist GF Senegal
Senior Financial Management Specialist EC3 Senegal
Procurement Specialist GF Sierra Leone
Public Sector Specialist EC2 Sierra Leone
Senior Public Sector Specialist EC3 Sierra Leone
Digital Development Specialist EC2 Sierra Leone
Interested in a local position in one of the offices of the Western and Central Africa region of the World Bank;
Hold a Master’s and/or PhD Degree(s) with a minimum of 5-8 years of professionally relevant experience;
A technical expert with development experience in the relevant areas;
Fluent in oral and written English. French is also required for some positions.
The Standard Language of the World Bank and Level is Required
The standard language is English. The world Bank requires a proficiency level, which means fluency in conversation and writing, as well as the ability to quickly summarize issues, prepare reports, and make a presentation.
In addition to English, French is required (written and oral) for some positions, as described in the vacancy announcement. Interviews will be conducted in English. Candidates will be requested to demonstrate fluency in French for positions with this language requirement.
Can I Apply for Multiple Positions?
Yes, it is possible. However, please check the Terms of Reference (ToR) and apply only for those positions for which you meet the application requirements.
Eligiblity for Application
This recruitment drive is primarily for those who wish to work for the World Bank Group. However, current staff who are interested in rotating positions are also welcome to apply.
The Employment Conditions and Benefits
The World Bank Group offers comprehensive benefits, including a retirement plan, medical, life and disability insurance and paid leave, including parental leave, as well as reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities.
Benefits for TERM appointments.
Benefits for ETC appointments.
Apply at Work Bank Recruitment Drive