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Policy Advisor, Energy Transition Tracking, IISD

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Organization: International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) Position: Policy Advisor, Energy Transition Tracking Duty Station: Flexible in time zones overlapping with standard work hours with Central European Time by at least 4 hours Deadline for Application: 8 July 2022

Experience Requirements: The successful applicant will contribute to concepts and methodologies and be responsible for data collection, data analysis, data structuring, building databases, and developing related communications for the IISD Energy data tools, including the Energy Policy Tracker (currently under revamp), the Fossil Fuel Subsidy Tracker, SDG Indicator 12.c.1., GSI integrated fiscal (IF) model, and various inventories of energy subsidies and other energy policies. This work will build off the organization of information on energy policies toward the assessment of their social, economic, and environmental impacts. We are looking for candidates with a minimum of five years of experience in one or several of the following areas: policy research, climate and energy finance, statistics, international cooperation. Understanding of fossil fuel subsidy typology would be considered an advantage. We are looking for candidates with strong experience in quantitative and qualitative research methods for policy analysis and dealing with databases. Experience working in emerging and developing economies will be considered a strong advantage. Excellent oral and writing skills in English and strong attention to detail. Ability to work (read, write, speak) in other languages (e.g., Spanish, French, Arab, Russian) will be considered an advantage. The position requires confident and engaging communication skills as well as excellent organizational, planning, and project management skills. Fundraising skills would be an asset. We especially encourage applications from equity-seeking groups and from the Global South. Links Job Announcement: https://iisd.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=427 Organization's Website: https://www.iisd.org/topics/energy