Job advertisement – Senior Energy Modelling Expert
IRADe is a well-known institute which conducts multidisciplinary research, policy analysis, and action
programmes in the field of energy, environment and sustainable development. Established in 2002, the institute
has collaborated on projects with well-known international and national organizations such as USAID, DFID,
various national and state ministries, and the private sector. Details about the institution can be found online at
IRADe is seeking a dynamic and experienced Senior Energy Modelling Expert, to undertake key leadership
responsibilities in the analytical studies that are being conducted under USAID’s South Asia Regional Initiative
for Energy Integration (SARI/EI). For more detail about SARI/EI, please check the weblink www.sari-energy.org.
The position is for 1 to 2 years with excellent possibilities of long-term extension, depending on the performance.
Building, running and application of Energy models at national, regional and global levels.
Analyzing the modelling outputs to develop analytical summaries and policy briefs.
Ensuring processes and quality while leading a young but dynamic analytical team
Working closely with the Project Director and Executive Director on executing SARI/EI analytical studies.
Ensure sustainability of research and action projects and funding.
Bring new networks and promote SARI/EI research activities.
15 years of experience in energy modelling
Hands on experience of various energy models (such as TIMES/MARKAL) and understanding
of integration with macro-economic models.
Preferably Ph. D in the areas related to IRADe’s work.
National and international recognition in their field
Experience in dealing with Indian and international organisations
Networking abilities across stakeholders and insights into action research
Excellent project and organisational management skills
Ability to write very well and oversee project reports
Theoretical/conceptual and practical knowledge of issues related to development, cross-border
electricity trade, energy, climate change.
Excellent communication and negotiation skills including skills for consensus building.
IRADe is an equal opportunity employer.
How to Apply
Please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
Brief and detailed c.v.
Current and expected salary
Names and contact details (telephone and email) of two references.
Please do NOT enclose certificates at this stage.
Enclose only a few relevant publications and a full list.
Please apply before 10th
Professor Jyoti Parikh, Executive Director, IRADe
Integrated Research and Action for Development
C-80, Shivalik, Malviya Nagar New Delhi-110017.
Website www.irade.org, www.sari-energy.org.