• Lead - Research & Public Policy - Consulting Firm Jobs in Delhi,India - 25679765

  • Arthan

Job Description:

Job Duties and Accountabilities


- To conceptualize new research ideas that are aligned with the program objectives

- To develop a series of publications including policy briefs, reports, as well as high-quality peer-reviewed national and international journals

- To verify data provided by research analysts/program associates, and evaluate, organize, analyse and extrapolate the data using multiple statistical tools

- To keep a tab on the policy developments in India, and provide analytical inputs, comments, and responses as required

Research Management

- Take ownership of specific projects and provide supervisory support to other projects

- Proactively manage project deliverables, resources within time, and budgets

- Fundraise for new projects, and manage donor relations associated with the programme

- Support effective communication of research outputs, through close coordination with outreach team, engagement with wider network of stakeholders, and concerned policymakers

- Support senior team members for important meetings and sessions, prepare notes, and conduct follow-ups, as required

- Oversee and support team members to help them deliver their best


- To engage extensively with government ministries and departments both at the national and state level

- To present research to key constituencies, advisory bodies, research institutes

- To develop research networks locally, nationally and internationally in support of research programs

- To develop strong relationships with government agencies, funders, and strategic partners

Selection Criteria


- Masters or PhD degree with specialisation in engineering, economics, public policy, law or related field

- Should have a strong research background, including an understanding of analytical and experimental research

- Familiarity and a high degree of comfort with quantitative skills and analyses

Business experience

- At least seven to ten years of relevant work experience in the field of research, policy engagement and project management, preferably in the area energy policy, and/or renewable energy technologies

- Strong track record of project management and timely delivery of outputs

- Experience in dealing with public and private institutions

- Building relationships with collaborators and government stakeholders


- Deep understanding of the energy and power sector in India

- Strong analytic skills including quantitative research skills (use of R, Stata, SPSS, Python or such software)

- Excellent written and oral communication skills

- Relevant publications in peer-reviewed journals/book chapters

- Desirable Knowledge of behavioural economics/science

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Salary : Not Mentioned
Deadline : 18th Jul 2020

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