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Associate Director, Clean Energy, Asia Society Policy Institute

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Organization: Asia Society Policy Institute Position: Associate Director, Clean Energy Duty Station: Flexible - with a preference for NYC, Washington DC, or Asia Society Global Centers Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found

Term: 1-year, grant-funded, with the potential for extension Experience Requirements: Advanced degree relevant to energy or climate change policy or international relations. At least 7 to 8 years of progressively responsible experience managing and leading initiatives focused on renewable energy and GHG mitigation policy, ideally in China and/or Southeast Asia. Expertise in climate finance policies and mechanisms to support investment in renewable energy projects and phase-out of coal power. Expertise in energy systems modelling and cost-benefit analysis of energy policy options. Knowledge of international cooperation initiatives to support low carbon development in Southeast Asia. Understanding of the UNFCCC process and international climate politics and diplomatic processes generally. Experience in managing projects meeting quality, time and financial objectives, and managing staff effectively. Experience in developing proposals and fundraising. Experience in cultivating, generating and engaging with the media, including writing op-eds and providing television and radio commentary. Strong ability to interact with high-level individuals and work collaboratively with diverse constituencies. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Fluency in English; proficiency in Mandarin and/or another Asian language a plus. Links Job Announcement: https://asiasociety.org/sites/default/files/2022-05/Associate%20Director%20of%20Clean%20Energy%20job%20posting.pdf