Due Date: November 7, 2018

Are you a Sub-Saharan African nationwide with experience in ecological and/or social effect evaluations? Get an Environmental & Social Advancement Professional function at World Bank International Financing Corporation (IFC) in Johannesburg, Dakar or Nairobi.

IFC is searching for vibrant, determined, and detail-oriented experts with strong interaction, social, and analytical abilities to supply assistance to IFC’s group of environment and social experts who are accountable for IFC financial investments in Sub-Saharan Africa.

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the biggest worldwide advancement organization concentrated on the economic sector in emerging markets. Dealing with more than 2,000 organisations worldwide, we utilize our capital, know-how, and impact to develop markets and chances in the most difficult locations of the world. In FY17, we provided a record $193 billion in long-lasting funding for establishing nations, leveraging the power of the economic sector to assist end hardship and increase shared success.


Task #: req911
Company: IFC
Sector: Environment
Grade: GF
Term Period: 3 years 0 months
Recruitment Type: Regional Recruitment
Place: Nairobi, Kenya; Johannesburg, South Africa; Dakar, Senegal
Needed Language( s): English
Preferred Language( s):
Closing Date: 11/ 7/2018(MM/DD/YYYY) at 11: 59 pm UTC

Functions and Duties

The work to be carried out is explained listed below and will consist of:

  • Undertake Environmental and Social (E&S) due diligence of IFC’s proposed financial investments in Genuine Sector tasks (e.g., mining, production, facilities, agribusiness, health and education) and Financial Markets through:

    • event and evaluating readily available info to determine spaces versus particular Efficiency Standards for appointed tasks;-LRB- *************************).
    • recognition and proposal of proper mitigation steps for threats and effects;-LRB- *************************).
    • production of high quality work items that plainly and realistically frame threat mitigation; and
    • recognition of chances for worth include job structure, consisting of supplying IFC customers with assistance in developing E&S Management Systems to guarantee compliance with IFC E&S requirements;-LRB- *************************).
  • Monitor ecological and social efficiency of customer business;-LRB- ***********)
  • Add to the style and shipment of finding out programs on sustainability and environment threat management for IFC customers and financial investment personnel; and
  • Assist IFC personnel with service advancement, to guarantee the ecological concerns are dealt with early at the same time;-LRB- ***********)


  • Graduate/Advanced degree in pertinent discipline (e.g. ecological, social sciences, science, engineering);-LRB- ***********)
  • Minimum of 5 years working experience, ideally in the evaluation and management of ecological and/or social effects of genuine sector and Monetary Markets tasks;
  • Capability to examine and manufacture varied E&S associated information and info;-LRB- ***********)
  • Work experience in several Sub-Saharan Africa nations and capability to take a trip thoroughly in the area;-LRB- ***********)
  • Capability to interact efficiently in English, both composed and spoken;-LRB- ***********)
  • Capability to run as a member of a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural group; and
  • Familiarity with IFC Efficiency Standards

The World Bank Group values variety and motivates all certified prospects who are nationals of World Bank Group member nations to use, no matter gender, gender identity, faith, race, ethnic culture, sexual preference, or special needs. Sub-Saharan African nationals, Caribbean nationals, and female prospects are highly motivated to use.


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