Chief Counsel, Sovereign Guaranteed Operations Division

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What you’ll need:
Education: You hold a Juris Doctor, LL.B., or equivalent from an accredited member country law school and admission to practice law in at least one Bank member country and basic knowledge of both civil and common law required.
Experience: You have 10 to 15 years work experience relevant to the duties of the position. Significant experience working with international lending documentation. Knowledge and understanding of the Region. Proven experience in similar positions, preferably in Latin America or the Caribbean, including broad experience, at a similar level, in coordinating multidisciplinary teams to develop complex projects and in the development of timely solutions to clients' needs. Strong technical background and proven management track record. Strong communication skills. 
Languages: Proficiency in English and Spanish. Portuguese and/or French desirable.



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Opportunity Summary: 


Type of contract: Fixed-term
Length of contract: 3 years
Starting date: As soon possible
Location: Headquarters, Washington D.C.
Requirements: You must be citizen of one of the IDB’s 48 member countries and have no family members currently working at the Bank Group.



Our culture: Working with us you will be surrounded by a diverse group of people who have years of experience in all types of development fields, including transportation, health, gender and diversity, communications and much more.


About us: At the Inter-American Development Bank, we’re devoted to improving lives. Since 1959, we’ve been a leading source of long-term financing for economic, social, and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean. We do more than lending though. We partner with our 48 member countries to provide Latin America and the Caribbean with cutting-edge research about relevant development issues, policy advice to inform their decisions, and technical assistance to improve on the planning and execution of projects. For this, we need people who not only have the right skills, but also are passionate about improving lives.


The IDB offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package.

The IDB is committed to diversity and inclusion and to providing equal opportunities in employment. We embrace diversity based on gender, age, education, national origin, ethnic origin, race, disability, sexual orientation, and religion. We encourage women, Afro-descendants and persons of indigenous origins to apply.



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