Careers at CGAP

CGAP’s mission is to make financial services meet the needs of people living in poverty. Through knowledge and partnerships, we spur innovations, test solutions, and inspire change. In doing so, we help advance responsible and inclusive financial systems, and help move people out of poverty, protect their gains, and support global development efforts.

If you’re passionate about advancing financial inclusion, we invite you to join the CGAP team. Job applications for staff positions are facilitated through the World Bank website and all open staff and consultancy positions are also listed below. For additional job listings at other organizations, please visit Findev Gateway.


Lead Financial Sector Specialist

CGAP is seeking a Lead Financial Sector Specialist to join CGAP's Leadership Team (LT) and will be primarily responsible for leading CGAP's Financial Policy work, focused on promoting responsibility in financial ecosystems and enabling financial sector policies and regulations towards greater financial inclusion and more effective inclusive finance in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs). The Lead Financial Sector Specialist will be the Pillar Lead for CGAP's financial sector policy team called the FREE Pillar. The Pillar Lead will also be responsible for CGAP's work focused on enhancing the effectiveness of impact investing in inclusive finance (the I3 Pillar). The deadline to apply is March 5, 2024. View application details and full scope of work