Senior Program Officer

at International Development Research Centre
Published August 14, 2022
Location New Delhi, India
Category Management  
Job Type Full Time  


IDRC is home to people who share a passion for international development research. We look for employees who truly believe that innovation and knowledge can solve some of the world’s most critical development challenges.


Come and join our team to carry out our engaging mission: Building a more sustainable and inclusive world!


Our employment opportunity of the moment: Senior Program Officer

New Delhi - India (Hybrid Mode)


You have:

A PhD in environmental economics, climate economics, energy economics, development economics with climate/environment focus and a record of publication in an area of applied research on climate change, economy and the environment.

Advanced English (reading, writing, and speaking skills.)

A minimum of three (3) years of experience working with environmental economics.

A good understanding of environmental and climate change policies, as well as the broader sustainability issues.

A demonstrated ability to contribute to circular economy research agenda, and economic analysis of climate change and environment related problems.

You are:

A skilled communicator with great interpersonal skills.

Competent in planning, organizing, coordinating, negotiating, implementing and monitoring.

Able to work under pressure using your initiative and sound judgment.

A team player within a multidisciplinary group of people from diverse cultures.

Able to innovate, develop and manage new areas of programming and partnerships.

And if you are interested in:

Renewable energy development, inclusive low carbon transition and technologies, energy policy, energy efficiency/or renewable energy integration.

Gender equity and social inclusion, analysis, planning, and integration activities for international development projects, preferably in the energy and environment sector.

Macroeconomic and fiscal policies related to climate change and the environment.

Joining an organization that values and models diversity, inclusion, and equity.


Interested candidates can send their CVs

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