CSE India Job Consultant: Research - Jakarta, Indonesian

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is based in New Delhi, India. CSE is India’s leading public interest research institution, known for its rigorous scientific policy research and advocacy on environmental issues. The Energy (Global) Team is seeking a part-time Research Consultant for CSE’s upcoming project relating to the thermal power sector in Indonesia.

Job Profile:
This part-time Consultancy will be based in Indonesia (preferably Jakarta) for between 3 – 6 months for approximately 12-15 hours per week. The Consultant will support CSE in carrying out research and analysis on environmental issues relating to the thermal power sector in Indonesia. This will mainly involve obtaining relevant factual information and data about the coal-based thermal power sector in Indonesia (which may include gathering both primary and secondary research) to assist CSE develop a comprehensive technical overview of the sector and an overall understanding of its operational and environmental efficiency.

Necessary Skills:
The Consultant should have strong research skills, particularly in data compilation and collection. The Consultant should be a good communicator and fluent in both English and Bahasa. An interest/background in environmental management of thermal power sector will be an advantage.

Bachelors or Masters qualified candidates in engineering or environmental sciences with 1-3 years of experience may apply. Journalists with energy/environmental story reporting experience with 2-3 years experience may also apply. Exposure to the industrial processes, technologies and environmental practices will be an added advantage.

Applications (including cover letter and CV) should be made in English. Please mention the post applied for in the subject line and email your applications to jgupta@cseindia.org or post your application to: 

Ms. Jagdeep Gupta, Executive Director – Planning & Operations
Centre for Science and Environment
41, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi-110062
Tel: +91 (011)-29955124, 29955125, 29956394
Fax: +91 (011) 29955879
E-mail: jgupta@cseindia.org