West African Development Bank (BOAD)
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Job Description
As part of its “Young Graduates Program”, the West African Development Bank (BOAD) is recruiting young graduates from prestigious diaspora universities and schools.


Financial analysis (corporate development and investment projects); specialization in financial engineering and risk management.


The following are the minimum requirements to be eligible for the “Young Graduates Program”:

  • A Master’s or post-graduate degree (high school diploma + 5 five years of higher studies);
  • 28 years of age or younger by 1st January 2018;
  • Citizenship of a WAEMU member country
  • Fluency in French and English.
  • Relevant working experience of 0-2 years at most.


Each application form must contain the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae (CV);
  • Certified true copy of the birth certificate;
  • Copy of ID document (national ID Card or passport);
  • Certified true copy of the degree or certificate of achievement for a degree completed in 5 years of higher education;
  • Certified true copy of the transcript of the latest degree.

Applications from women and citizens of Guinea Bissau are highly encouraged.

Applications must be sent not later than 30 April 2017 to:

Monsieur le Directeur des Ressources Humaines (DRH)

Banque Ouest Africaine de Développement (BOAD)

68 Avenue de la Libération, BP: 1172, Lomé (TOGO)

Applications can also be transmitted to BOAD headquarters by email at

This recruitment notice as well as a job application form (to be completed and transmitted by email) can be found on our website at

About BOAD

La Banque Ouest Africaine de Développement (BOAD) or The West African Development is the common development finance institution of the member countries of the West African Monetary Union (WAMU). It was established by an Agreement signed on 14 November 1973, and became operational in 1976. Member countries include Benin, Burkina, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal, and Togo.

By Treaty of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) signed on 10 January 1994 and entered into force on 1st August 1994, BOAD is a specialized and autonomous institution. It contributes “in full independence to the attainment of the objectives of the WAEMU without prejudice to the objectives assigned to it under the WAMU Treaty”.

BOAD is an international public institution whose purpose, as provided under Article 2 of its Articles of Association, is to promote the balanced development of its member countries and foster economic integration within West Africa by financing priority development projects.