How to read a World Bank job ad

The temptation may be great to apply for any job that remotely sounds like it could fit your interests and expertise. But that’s never a good idea, says World Bank Senior Recruitment Officer Roberto Amorosino.

Hear Amorosino’s tips on how to read a job ad and determine whether a position could be the right fit for you.

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    Rolf Rosenkranz

    Rolf Rosenkranz oversees a talented team of in-house journalists, correspondents and guest contributors located around the globe. Since joining Devex in early 2008, Rolf has been instrumental in growing its fledgling news operation into the leading online source for global development news and analysis. Previously, Rolf was managing editor at Inside Health Policy, a subscription-based news service in Washington. He has reported from Africa for the Johannesburg-based Star and its publisher, Independent News & Media, as well as the Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung, a German daily.