Unit Chief Grants & Co-Financing Management Unit

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What you’ll need:

Citizenship: You are a citizen of one of our 48-member countries. We may offer assistance with relocation and visa applications for you and your eligible dependents.

Consanguinity: You have no family members (up to fourth degree of consanguinity and second degree of affinity, including spouse) working at the IDB Group.

Education: Master’s degree or equivalent Licenciatura/advanced degree in economics, finance, business administration or another relevant field. A Ph.D. is desirable.


Minimum of 10-12 years of relevant professional experience in the areas of partnership and resource management from external partners, as well as technical cooperation and fund oversight in administration.

At least 7-10 years at the senior leadership level in terms of leading the deployment of technical assistance and co-financed resources as well as client management involving fiduciary obligations. Experience in managing multi-disciplinary and/or cross-sector teams and recognized as a leader and authority among peers in his/her specific discipline.

Deep understanding of IDB Group’s strategies, priorities, and regulations in the operations and corporate areas.

Languages: Proficiency in at English and Spanish; knowledge of Portuguese and/or French is a plus.

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Opportunity Summary:

Type of contract: Fixed - Term
Length of contract: 3 Years
Starting date: 05/01/2020
Location: Washington DC

Requirements: You must be a citizen of one of the IDB’s 48 member countries and have no family members currently working at the IDB Group.

Our culture: Our people are committed and passionate about improving lives in Latin-America and the Caribbean, and they get to do what they love in a diverse, collaborative and stimulating work environment. We are the first Latin American and Caribbean development institution to be awarded the EDGE certification, recognizing our strong commitment to gender equality. As an employee you can be part of internal resource groups that connect our diverse community around common interests.

We encourage women, afro-descendants, people of indigenous origins, and persons with disabilities to apply.

About us: At the IDB, we’re committed 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.

Our team in Human Resources carefully reviews all applications.

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