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News International Finance Corporation hiring two sustainable water specialists - closing date Feb 21

IFC is expanding its sustainable water investment and advisory team, with two openings: one in DC and one in new Delhi. 

Pls circulate this announcement widely within your network. Closing date: Feb 21.

We're looking for individuals who have demonstrated measurable impact in their prior professional engagements and have been agents of innovation and change in their careers. They will be motivated by, and have a vision for achieving, sustainable development of developing country water markets, including more efficient water use and extended access to water and sanitation services to the underserved. They will be entrepreneurial by nature and have demonstrated leadership and the interpersonal skills necessary to manage teams while building effective partnerships both within the World Bank Group and in the global market.

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector investment arm of the World Bank Group, is accepting applications from experienced water professionals to support expansion of our global Sustainable Water investment and advisory business. With climate change defined as a pillar of IFC's strategy, IFC looks to rapidly scale-up its impact on water markets--specifically initiatives which leverage IFC's investment and advisory business to promote effective water use and to extend access to safe water and sanitation services. IFC seeks an experienced water professional with strong strategic, program management, and technical expertise to build this practice integral to IFC's global advisory and investment businesses. Working as part of a network of specialized sustainable energy and water professionals based at regional hubs around the world, successful candidates will bring technical and market expertise, as well as a proven track record of demonstrated impact in the water sector.  

Two positions, based in New Delhi and Washington, DC. are currently open for applicants, with a closing date of February 21, 2010.  

To view the position descriptions and apply, please go to and search Job No. 100262 (DC position) or 100263 (New Delhi position). Please submit a one page cover letter detailing examples of the impact you have achieved in prior positions along with CV.


Contact information Sabrina Birner, Consultant, IFC Sustainable Energy and Water Team, International Finance Corporation (email:
News type Vacancies
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Source of information International Finance Corporation (IFC - World Bank Group)
Geographical coverage International, United States, India
News date 05/02/2010
Working language(s) ENGLISH