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Join The Mission - World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa 2022

World Bank Recruitment Drive for Africa - REPLAY! (September 30, 2022)

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. 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.

We are proud to be an 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. We work in a variety of sectors, including agriculture, trade, transport, energy, education, health, water, and many more. We also work on tackling some of the major global challenges of our time, including climate change and global pandemics.

Are you ready to make an impact? Are you a development expert who is seeking new career challenges? Please apply online by October 12, 2022. Each job listed below has a dedicated page, which you’ll see by clicking on the job that interests you. You will see APPLY button there.

About the Event

  • WHEN: September 30, 2022
  • TARGET AUDIENCE: 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
  • CONTACT: For more information 


Abebe Adugna, Regional Director for Equitable Growth, Finance, and Institutions, The World Bank, Western and Central Africa

Simeon K. Ehui, Regional Director for Sustainable Development, The World Bank, Western and Central Africa

Franz R. Drees-Gross, Regional Director for Infrastructure, The World Bank, Western and Central Africa

Dena Ringold, Regional Director for Human Development, The World Bank, Western and Central Africa