The World Bank’s Young Professionals Program 2015
Deadline: July 31, 2015 | Views: 168
The World Bank’s Young Professionals Program offers an exciting career opportunity for young persons and the prospect to grow as leaders in the technical and management areas of the World Bank Group.
It is designed for highly qualified and motivated individuals skilled in areas relevant to the WBG technical/operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources and others; as well as to WBG corporate areas such as communications, information technology, human resources and corporate finance. To be competitive for this highly selective program, candidates need to demonstrate a commitment to development, proven academic success, professional achievement, and leadership capability.
The following are the minimum requirements to be eligible for the Young Professionals Program.
- Citizenship of a member country of the World Bank
- 32 years of age or younger (i.e. born on or after October 1, 1983)
- A PhD or Master’s degree and relevant work experience
- Fluency in English
- Full proficiency in one or more of the WBG’s working languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish is desired but not required
- Specialization in a field relevant to the WBG Technical/Operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources and others; and other WBG corporate areas such as communications, information technology, human resources and corporate finance.
- At least 3 years of relevant professional experience related to development or continued academic study at the doctoral level
Young Professionals are offered a 5-year term contract, spend 24 months in a structured development program, and enjoy a variety of benefits and opportunities.http://www.youthop.com/others/the-world-banks-young-professionals-program-2015http://www.youthop.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/World-Bank-Young-Professionals-Programs-2015.jpghttp://www.youthop.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/World-Bank-Young-Professionals-Programs-2015-150x150.jpgOthersWorld Bank,World Bank’s Young Professionals Program,Young,Young Professionals