IFC Country Officer Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

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IFC Country Officer Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

IFC Ethiopia looking for “Country Officer”.

Applicants with a Master’s Degree may apply on or before 07th March, 2024.

The International Finance Corporation is an international financial institution that offers investment, advisory, and asset-management services to encourage private-sector development in less developed countries. The IFC is a member of the World Bank Group and is headquartered in Washington, D.C. in the United States.

The IFC has published a job vacancy announcement on 23rd February, 2024 for qualified Ethiopia’s to fill in the vacant post of Country Officer to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

IFC Job Vacancy 2024

Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Assist the Country Manager in overseeing IFC activities in the country and the smooth running of the office.
  • Work with the Country Manager to oversee implementation of IFC’s strategy in the country including preparation of business plan updates.
  • Oversee the preparation of WBG strategy documents such as Country Strategies, Country Private Sector Diagnostics, and Country Partnership Frameworks.
  • Develop and maintain a good understanding of the country and key economic and political issues.
  • Work with investment, advisory, upstream, and WBG teams to continue to roll out the IFC 3.0 strategy and develop the project pipeline.
  • Build and maintain strong high-level relationships with the private sector, relevant government officials, key development partners, and WBG colleagues to support business development and portfolio management.
  • Participate in client selection and help ensure that IFC is working with the right sponsors.
  • Assist in project structuring and implementation using local market intelligence.
  • Track the project pipeline and assist in moving transactions forward.
  • Help manage development partner relations to support the raising of funds for advisory and upstream projects.
  • Track and oversee the preparation of visiting missions/trips to the country.
  • Contribute to the preparation of board papers and other documents, as needed.
  • Develop a good understanding of the portfolio, assist with resolving issues, and maintain good relationships with existing clients.
  • Prepare/coordinate high-quality briefs for WBG senior management.
  • Represent IFC externally and provide visibility for IFC through organizing/participating in high profile events (high-level visits, press interviews, seminars, and conferences).
  • Ensure internal and external requests are addressed.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Tittle: Country Officer
  • Job #: req26370
  • Organization: IFC
  • Sector: Operations
  • Grade: GG
  • Term Duration: 3 years 0 months
  • Recruitment Type: Local Recruitment
  • Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Required Language(s): English
  • Preferred Language(s):
  • Closing Date: 3/7/2024 (MM/DD/YYYY) at 11:59pm UTC

Minimum Requirements:


  • Master’s degree, preferably in finance, business administration, management, economics, or a similar field.


  • 10+ years of relevant experience, preferably in areas such as investment or commercial banking, public-private partnerships, management consulting, or operational experience in an investment and/or advisory role.
  • Experience and/or a strong interest in the Africa region is required, and experience in the country would be an advantage.

Language Requirements:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English is required.

How to Apply IFC Country Officer Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://worldbankgroup.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=26370&site=1

The Closing Date: 07th March, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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