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New Delhi, India

About the Organization

With deep expertise in finance and policy, CPI is an analysis and advisory organization that works to improve the most important energy and land use practices around the world. Our mission is to help governments, businesses, and financial institutions drive economic growth while addressing climate change. CPI has six offices around the world in Brazil, India, Indonesia, Kenya, the United Kingdom, and the United States. About the position

Under the supervision of the Senior Advisor and Asia Director, Climate Finance, the Senior Analyst will shape and influence CPI’s analytical standing, reputation and growth.

You will have overall responsibility to provide research and analytical leadership for our work in India. You will work with the government and businesses to help design policy and market options that are practical and implementable.

You will be expected to work in conjunction with other CPI offices worldwide. You will demonstrate good quantitative skills; experience in finance; excellent written and oral communication skills; and an ability to generate actionable rather than academic insights.

You will work in an environment that requires independent thinking, collaborative problem solving, cross-disciplinary understanding, and professional interactions. You will pursue robust and careful quantitative analysis. We place a premium on problem structuring, initiative, and flexibility.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities Includes the following and other duties as assigned:

  • Perform rigorous quantitative evaluation of national and international climate and energy policies.
  • Design and implement complex analytical research assignments, requiring economic and financial modeling.
  • Assist in the writing and editing of high-quality research products.


  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in one of the following: economics/statistics/finance.
  • Candidates with a strong analytical/quantitative background and/or a master’s degree preferred.
  • Prior experience in the following business establishments is preferred: private/public sector banks, investment banks, management consulting, credit rating agencies, and finance focused think-tanks.
  • An insightful, independent, analytical mind with a strong track record of applying sound political and strategic judgment in complex situations.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Ability to communicate complex qualitative and quantitative analyses to expert as well as non-technical audiences.
  • Professionalism, enthusiasm for working as part of a team, and ability to interact with a diverse array of people.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and strong project management skills, including the ability to lead a project from start to finish with minimum supervision.

Title and compensation

The position will be located in Delhi/NCR. We offer excellent benefits packages and competitive salaries that are commensurate with experience.

To Apply

Visit https://climatepolicy.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=95 to submit an application. With your application, attach two documents: (1) CV/resume, (2) a cover letter, followed by a writing sample.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Climate Policy Initiative is an equal opportunity employer.