New JPO vacancy at WBG for Swiss nationals

Currently, we have the following open position at the World Bank Group:

WBGWorld Bank Group : Governance Analyst (climate change) (JPOJunior Professional Officer ) - Washington D.C.

This position is financed by SECOState Secretariat for Economic Affairs .

Requirements:

  • A Masters' degree in Economics, Public Administration or a relevant field
  • At least 3 years experience working on institutional development issues, ideally with experience in public finance and public sector management is required. WBG counts internships at 100% rate
  • Strong organizational, research, and oral presentation skills.
  • Proven ability to work in a team and intercultural environment, with minimal supervision
  • Hands-on and action-oriented approach
  • Computer skills familiarity with office, webpage editing and basic statistical packages.
  • Enthusiasm for work on climate change, curiosity and willingness to learn
  • Willing to travel to developing countries
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Swiss nationality
  • Not older than 32 years at the date of the first round of interviews

Duration:

  • 2-5 year assignment (1 year renewable fixed-term contracts)

How to proceed

Carefully read:

Then apply by uploading your CV, motivation letter, work certificates and university credentials as PDF document(s) to our online recruitment system.

  • Application deadline: closed
  • Written test remote: 24 July 2019
  • First round of interview 08 August 2019 in Bienne/Switzerland (or by Skype)

(The recruitment process may take 3 to 6 months)

Other JPOJunior Professional Officer vacancies

You can apply for as many JPO vacancies as you wish. Each selection process is managed separately; and qualified applications can be considered for several parallel JPO selection processes. 

Read more about the JPOJunior Professional Officer programmes

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