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Young Professional (Water Resources) - Asian Development Bank (ADB) - Josh's Water Jobs
YPs will receive mentoring, training, career guidance and development opportunities to enable them to grow and develop professionally. Applicants who wish to pursue careers in other specialized areas e. Who are we looking for? Successful applicants will have excellent academic records and professional qualifications, demonstrate leadership potential, and possess excellent communications, analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills. The YP Program is open to candidates from all economies. No exceptions will be made to this age limit. Work experience in international finance; regional integration initiatives; urban planning; energy, including renewables and energy efficiency; transportation, including roads, railways, ports, and airports; roads; environmental management, telecommunications; water, sanitation and waste management; and other infrastructure-related fields is valued.
Anything of that sort usually takes places after the final interview stage when offers have gone out and other finalists are held in limbo in case any successful employee declines the employment offer. The best candidates may have had other opportunities in the mean time e. That seems likely and therefore they wouldn't bother with the written test. ADB would need to know this upfront in order to get a suitable number of candidates to proceed. That's very valid.