World Bank Group Recruitment Drive 2016 for Caribbean Nationals.

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Application Deadline: August 7th 2016

The World Bank Group is launching a recruitment drive aimed at increasing the number of Caribbean professionals in its work force. This commitment to hire Caribbean nationals reflects the Bank Group’s senior leadership commitment for a diverse workforce in which Caribbean nationals can play a key role in fighting poverty and increasing shared prosperity.

A career with the World Bank Group offers a unique opportunity for exceptionally talented individuals with a passion for international development to contribute to solving some of the world’s most pressing problems. Bank staff work with governments, civil society groups, the private sector, and others in developing countries around the world, assisting clients in all areas of development, from policy and strategic advice to the identification, preparation, appraisal, and supervision of development projects.


  • The World Bank are currently seeking qualified professionals to fill various roles within the institution that may be located in Washington, D.C. or one of our WBG regional offices.
  • Minimum qualifications for entry level positions include a Master’s degree plus 5 years of relevant professional experience.
  • For mid-career professionals, the minimum requirements are a Master’s degree plus 8 years of relevant professional experience.
  • Ideal candidates for these positions must have a demonstrated capacity for strategic thinking, the ability to conduct dialogue on relevant development policies and priorities, and
  • fluency in English is required (fluency or proficiency in other languages, in particular Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Spanish or Russian, is a plus).

Selection Criteria:

  • Shortlisted candidates may be contacted as early as August 2016 for interviews which may be conducted in Washington, D.C. or locations in Caribbean.
  • Interviews will be conducted through September 2016.
Recruitment Timeline
August 7, 2016 Applications due
End of July – September 2016 Review applications and update application status to candidates
August – September 2016 Contact all shortlisted candidates and conduct interviews in Washington, D.C. and to be announced locations in the Caribbean


IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. Working with 2,000 businesses worldwide, we use our six decades of experience to create opportunity where it is needed most. In FY15, our long-term investments in developing countries rose to nearly $18 billion, leveraging our capital, expertise and influence to help the private sector end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity.

To submit your application, please click the vacancies below.
Agribusiness Oil and Gas
Corporate Governance Operations
Environment Results Measurement
Finance Risk
Investments Syndications
Legal Treasury


The World Bank Group provides low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries. Our financing supports a wide array of investments in such areas as education, health, public administration, infrastructure, financial and private sector development, agriculture, and environmental and natural resource management. In FY 15, IBRD delivered record amounts of financing with commitments totaling $23.5 billion

To submit your application, please click the vacancies below.
Development Economics Health, Nutrition and Population
Development Finance Independent Evaluation
Disaster Risk Management Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management


For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the World Bank Group Recruitment Drive 2016 for Caribbean Nationals.

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