Abuja - Energy Specialist


The World Bank Group's IAWE4 seeks an Energy Specialist based in Abuja, Nigeria to support the Africa Energy program's strategic, advisory, and operational work. Specifically, it is expected that the selected candidate will be providing technical and engineering support to teams on project preparation and implementation, including policy and analytical work to be carried out as part of overall energy program, supporting donor coordination and liaising with local and international counterparts (including the private sector), as necessary.

The Nigeria Energy Sector Program is also addressing the response to the economic shock related COVID-19 and oil market downturn through restructuring of some of the current projects in the energy sector portfolio.

The Nigeria energy team also supports the implementation of interconnection projects within the West Africa Power Pool and anticipates further engagement in regional electricity interconnection projects across West Africa and Central Africa Power Pools.