Join the Mission – World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa 2022 – 2023

Join The Mission - World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa 2022

The Western and Central Africa Region of the World Bank is currently looking for dedicated professionals with a passion for international development to join the World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa, available for innovative and diverse staff.

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.

Join The Mission – World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa 2022

Company/Organisation(s): World Bank Group

Program Location: Check various locations (below)

Program Duration: 4 Years and above

Available Slot: Several

Basic Qualifications: Masters and above

Nationality: All Nationalities

World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa What to Expect

The World Bank Group offer competitive salaries and benefit packages. This recruitment drive builds on a similar drive last year.

Posting Title Grade Duty Country
Senior Public Heath Specialist GG Benin
Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist EC2 Benin
Economist/Statistician GF Cameroon
Education Specialist GF Central African Republic
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 Economist GF Cote d’Ivoire
Education Specialist GF Gabon
Social Protection Specialist GF Gabon
Education Specialist GF Ghana
Private Sector Specialist EC2 Ghana
Transport Specialist GF Ghana
Social Protection Specialist GF Guinea
Energy Specialist GF Liberia
Education Specialist GF Mali
Social Protection Specialist GF Mauritania
Senior Education Specialist GG Niger
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
Governance Specialist EC2 Sierra Leone
Senior Governance Specialist EC3 Sierra Leone
Digital Development Specialist EC2 Sierra Leone
Senior Education Specialist GG Togo


Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa, applicants are expected to meet the following conditions:

  • Mid-career professionals, technical specialists with at least 5 years of experience in a sector, professional associations, and faculty and students who have an interest in learning more about the World Bank Group.
  • Minimum of a Master’s degree in international development, other equivalent discipline.
  • At least 8 years of professional experience in one or more
  • Preference will be given to candidates with 10 or more years of experience working full-time at country level. Experience working with the WGB or in other African countries is a plus.
  • Prior experience in an international development institution (public, NGO or private) is preferred.
  • Proven ability to work in a team and an intercultural environment, with minimal supervision.
  • Hands-on and action-oriented approach.
  • Excellent problem solving, information management and coordination skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in French (essential).
  • Enthusiasm for and commitment to development work.
  • Fluency in English

Program Benefit:

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.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and eligible applicants seeking for the World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa should Please apply online for this opportunity or Visit

Application Deadline: October 12, 2022

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