Financial Analyst at WBG, Washington, DC, United States

Deadline: 4 December 2018

The World Bank Group (WBG) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Financial Analyst in Washington, DC, United States. The duration of this post is 2 years.

The Financial Analyst will have responsibilities for specific individual tasks/projects as well as for working as an integral part of the team in executing FABBK’s work program, while maintaining close relationships with the other Treasury departments.

WBG has set two ambitious goals first is reducing extreme poverty to 3% by 2030 and second is promoting shared prosperity by fostering income growth of the bottom 40% of the population in every country.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Financial Analyst will perform the following functions:

  • Support of Banking Products activities
    • Collaborate with senior bankers in the delivery of customized financial solutions for client countries.
    • Provide indicative pricing for loan conversions and other risk management products (interest rate fixings, currency conversions, etc.).
  • Support of Learning, Outreach and Analysis activities
    • Develop and customize presentations on financial products and services.
    • Assist in preparing and delivering workshops and training events.
  • Support the team’s engagement reporting
    • Compile data and content related to FABBK client engagements.
    • Draft corporate reporting (monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual basis).

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • Master’s degree in economics and/or finance or related field, some work experience in finance is a plus.
  • Strong computer skills, high command of Excel.
  • Ability to program in Visual Basic is a plus.
  • Strong quantitative, organizational and research skills.
  • Flexibility and willingness to perform a wide range of tasks (including some clerical/administrative when needed).
  • Ability to work, with minimal supervision, as a member of a dynamic, fast-paced team.
  • Ability to independently set priorities and manage an intense, rapidly changing, work program.
  • Proven ability to work in a multicultural environment.
  • Familiarity with web editing tools, e.g. Dreamweaver.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and one of the following: French or Portuguese.
  • Enthusiasm for, and a commitment to, development work.
  • Highest ethical standards.
  • Proactive approach is highly welcome.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WBG.