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Senior Program Officer, Climate, Asia Society Policy Institute

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Organization: Asia Society Policy Institute Position: Senior Program Officer, Climate Duty Station: Washington, D.C. or New York, US Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found

Term: Temporary, Full-Time Experience Requirements: • Master’s degree or higher in subject relevant to climate change diplomacy and mitigation policy. • At least three years of relevant professional experience in a government, consulting, research or NGO environment. • Knowledge of and experience in national greenhouse gas mitigation targets (including net zero goals) and political barriers to energy transition, and associated policies at national and international levels, especially in Asia. • Strong understanding of the international climate diplomacy and policy landscape, including the UNFCCC process, as well as the key institutions, stakeholders and state of play for climate finance in Asia. • Knowledge of policy analysis, development and implementation, including mitigation options, modelling scenarios and cost-benefit analysis. • Experience in developing high quality and impactful written products for policy decision-makers; strong oral and written communication skills. • Experience working with high-level individuals and with organization and delivery of events such as workshops, panel discussions, roundtables, etc. • Experience in supporting project management including administrative and financial support to projects. • Excellent team player, able to work within multi-cultural and multi- disciplinary teams spread across several countries and time zones. • Highly developed interpersonal skills and self-motivation; able to work independently, prioritise and meet deadlines with minimal supervision. • Excellent attention to detail. • Fluency in English required; proficiency in Mandarin or another Asian language a plus. Special Requirements: HOW TO APPLY: To be considered for this role, all interested applicants must submit a completed application to the following email: A completed application must include: • Resume or CV • Cover Letter • Salary Requirements • Subject line containing: job title