The Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)® is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental organization dedicated to accelerating the transition to a clean, reliable and efficient energy future. We focus on the world’s four largest power markets, responsible for half of all power generation: China, Europe, India and the United States.

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India Program Director

The Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP) helps energy and air regulators and NGOs navigate the complexities of power sector policy and regulation. Can you expand the reach and influence of RAP on public policies and solutions to India’s most pressing energy challenges, manage key relationships within the region to deliver direct assistance to decision-makers, and provide technical assistance, outreach, writing, and speaking on power regulation, energy efficiency, and climate policy to various groups and organizations? If so, we just might be looking for you.

The Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)® is recruiting a director for our India program. Since 2009, RAP has worked in India to foster innovative research and provide training and technical assistance to decision-makers. We have supported policies needed to dramatically increase operational and end-use efficiency, ramp up development of clean energy resources, expand services to underserved customers and reduce overall costs.

Our ideal candidate would be someone with a background in energy and environmental policy, experience working in India with an understanding of the energy stakeholders’ roles and an affiliation for RAP’s mission. We are looking for someone who can assess the needs in India and develop a vision for how RAP can expand or pivot our work in the region. We are interested in someone based outside of India. 

RAP is dedicated to accelerating the transition to a clean, reliable, and efficient energy future. As the India program director, not only will you play a crucial role in our organization, but your day will also be filled with rewarding global interaction.

RAP offers a highly competitive salary/benefits combination that is commensurate with experience.

If you want to know more about the position, please click on the job description.

Does this sound interesting? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Please send in your cover letter and resume by November 30th, 2020 to [email protected], and refer to India program director in the subject line.

The Regulatory Assistance Project is an equal opportunity employer.

Senior associate – Europe programme

Can you provide a high level of expertise and seasoned professional experience to help guide RAP’s work in Europe, and to deliver policy and technical assistance to governmental and industry decision-makers? If so, our EU team just might be looking for you.

Our ideal team member will demonstrate that they:

  • Have a background in energy and environmental policy, with a particular focus in one or several areas including electricity retail markets, gas market regulation, distributed energy resources, the role of distribution system operators in the future energy system, electrification, tariff design and prosumerism.
  • Can help create public policy ideas, select best practices for public and industry consideration, and open opportunities to affect public policymaking throughout the region.
  • Are able to provide expert professional and technical assistance to RAP, our policy partners and to government, regulators and industry.
  • Can organise workshops, seminars, webinars and other means of information sharing among governmental decision-makers and other experts.

As a senior associate in our EU programme, not only will you play a critical role in our organisation, but your day will be filled with rewarding interaction.

RAP offers a highly competitive salary/benefits combination that is commensurate with experience.

If you want to know more about the position, please click on the job description.

Does this sound interesting? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Please send in your cover letter and CV by 19 November 2020 to [email protected], and refer to Senior associate – EU programme in the subject line.

The Regulatory Assistance Project is an equal opportunity employer.