Recruitment Drive for Korean Nationals

World Bank Group

The 2018 Recruitment Drive for Korean Nationals is now closed. Most of the selection processes for the advertised positions have been completed. Candidates still under consideration have been informed accordingly. 

We still encourage Korean nationals to apply to the other vacancies regularly advertised on the World Bank Group career site. The World Bank Group values diversity and invites all qualified individuals, with diverse professional, academic, and cultural backgrounds to apply. Specifically, women and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.


The World Bank Group launched a recruitment drive aimed at attracting qualified Korean nationals to fill positions in selected areas. Employment opportunities were in various technical areas and professional streams for talented young and mid-career professionals.

A career with the World Bank Group offers a unique and exciting opportunity for exceptionally talented individuals who have a passion for international development. As a staff member at the Bank Group, you will get the opportunity to contribute to the effort to solve some of the world’s most pressing problems.

World Bank Group staff work with governments, civil society groups, private sector and others in developing countries, assisting people in all areas of development, from policy and strategic advice to the identification, preparation, appraisal, and supervision of development projects. In addition to strong technical competencies, ideal candidates must have a demonstrated capacity for strategic thinking and be fluent in English with very good writing, presentation and communication skills. Positions may be based in Washington, D.C. or in a regional office.

The World Bank Group offers a total reward package that includes competitive salary, retirement plan, life insurance, medical benefits, paid leave, mobility support, and financial assistance.