The World Bank Overview

  • www.worldbank.org
  • Washington, DC
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1945
  • Non-profit Organisation
  • Lending
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)
Mission: Our mission is two-fold. We aim to end extreme poverty by reducing the share of the global population that lives in extreme poverty to 3 percent by 2030. Secondly, we seek to promote shared prosperity by increasing the incomes of the poorest 40 percent of people in every country.

Company Updates

June 21, 2021
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We’re hiring for various roles at the World Bank, IFC and MIGA through the Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP). If you are 32 or younger, with graduate-level education, leadership potential & language skills, we invite you to apply. Applications close July 15, 2021.
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Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP)
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May 21, 2021
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To mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT), we delved into LGBT+ issues at the World Bank Group. How has the diversity and inclusion agenda improved over the years? How does our institution ensure that LGBT+ rights are protected and LGBT+ staff are empowered and nurtured? Why should LGBT+ community consider a career in international development, especially at the WBG? Watch the video for a recap of this engaging conversation.
Behind the Mission: LGBT+ and the World Bank Group
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The World Bank Reviews

4.2
88%
Recommend to a Friend
95%
Approve of CEO
David Malpass
David Malpass
80 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee

"Great job!"

Jun 11, 2021 - Short-term Consultant (STC) in Wa-lo-she

Pros

Flexible, the work environment is great

Cons

No insurance and pension plan
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Diversity & Inclusion at The World Bank

4.3
(166 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

World Bank Group Statement of Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

As a global organization that has embraced the twin goals of ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity, we are committed to fostering and strengthening diversity and inclusion in both our work

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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The World Bank Interviews

Experience
Positive69%
Negative13%
Neutral18%
Getting an Interview
Applied online57%
Employee Referral19%
Campus Recruiting9%
Difficulty
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  1. Associate Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Started with a conversation, submission of a writing sample, and then a technical task. It depends on the the Task Team Leader, though. Everyone does it differently. When you're already in the system getting other consultant work is pretty easy.
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The World Bank Awards & Accolades

  • National Top 50 Green CompaniesGreen Power Partnership2012
  • National Top 50 Green CompaniesGreen Power Partnership2010

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Does The World Bank offer relocation assistance?

...Excellent Organization with fair compensation and benefit package...

September 28, 2020

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