These are the selection criteria listed by IFC:

  • Strong interest in and commitment to impact investing and sustainable private sector solutions;
  • At least three years of relevant work experience related to the advertised opportunities (previous job positions, paid or unpaid internships, and volunteer work count).
  • Emerging markets experience preferred;
  • For investment-related opportunities, strong analytical, quantitative, communication, negotiation, business development and client relationship skills;
  • Enthusiasm for working in multicultural teams and across borders;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English; proficiency in one or more languages – Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Malagasy – strongly preferred.