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Created on 28 May 1975, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is a regional intergovernmental organization formed by the following fifteen (15) Member States: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo. Its Headquarters is in Abuja, Nigeria and its official working languages are: English, French and Portuguese


In order to ensure an effective implementation of its sectoral programmes, ECOWAS specialized agencies and institutions including the Community Court of Justice, the ECOWAS Parliament, the West African Health Organization (WAHO) and the Intergovernmental Action Group against Money Laundering (GIABA) wishes to recruit qualified and capable, national candidates from ECOWAS Member States in the following areas:


  1. General Administration, Conferences, Finance; Human Resources Management,
  2. Macroeconomic policies, Economic Research, Infrastructure,
  3. Trade, Customs, Free Movement, Industry and Promotion of the Private Sector
  4. Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources, Health, Animal Health
  5. Political Affairs, Peace, Security, Social Affairs and Gender
  6. Education, Science and Culture, Youth and Sport Development
  7. Telecommunications and Information Technologies
  8. Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing
  9. International Relations, Diplomacy, Legal Affairs
  10. Monitoring and evaluation, Strategic management, Strategic planning
  11. Mining, Energy, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency
  12. Internal audit


Applicants are kindly requested to visit the ECOWAS website regularly, , where the positions will be published regularly and apply as follows:


  • Download the application form by clicking on the link in parentheses (JOB APPLICATION FORM) and fill it out correctly;
  • Attach a Curriculum Vitae (CV) and a motivation letter;
  • Send all the above mentioned documents to the related e-mail addresses.


Potential candidates must be under 50 years of age. Female applications are encouraged. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applications initially submitted with only the CV remain acceptable.


Interregional Coordination Centre (ICC)

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WAHO (West African Health Organisation)

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43 Principal Programme Officer – Competition And Economic Research Analysis 22 April, 2020 BANJUL,THE GAMBIA
44 Junior Accountant Community Levy Analysis & Reconciliation 22 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
45 Research & Markets Officer 22 April, 2020 BANJUL,THE GAMBIA
46 Procurement Officer, Goods, Physical Services & Works 22 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
47 Procurement Analyst, Codes, Standards & Procedures 22 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
48 Protocol Assistant – Travels 22 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
49 Junior Accountant Financial Reporting 22 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
50 Programme Officer, Border Management 22 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
51 Administrative Officer 24 April, 2020 BANJUL,THE GAMBIA
52 Director Industry 24 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
53 Director, Information Technology Services 24 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
54 Director, Private Sector 24 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
55 Legal Adviser Internal Matters 24 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
56 Legal Adviser, Legal Drafting And International Negotiation 24 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
57 Legal Documentation and Archives Officer 24 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
58 Protocol Assistant (Generic) 24 April, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
59 IT Assistant - Systems Sourcing & Implementation 04 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
60 Photographer and Cameraman 04 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
61 Drivers 04 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
62 Stores Assistants 04 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
63 Procurement Assistant 04 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
64 PO Railway Development 24 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
65 PPO Air Transport 24 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
66 Principal Programme Officer (PPO) Education and Training 24 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
67 Programme Officer, Corridor Development & Logistics 24 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA
68 PPO Institutional Cooperation And National Coordination Committees (NCCs) Support 24 May, 2020 ABUJA,NIGERIA

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