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Job Title: Research Associate, Energy Team

Position: Full Time

Location: New Delhi

Work Experience: 3-5 years desirable. Fresh, but knowledgeable and highly motivated candidates are also encouraged to apply.

Salary: Commensurate to experience and knowledge.

Last date: Open until filled.

About CFA: Centre for Financial Accountability (CFA) engages in critical analysis, monitoring and critique of the role of financial institutions – national and international, and their impact on development, human rights and the environment, amongst other areas. CFA’s primarily focuses on India, partnering with a range of civil society groups, social movements and community groups and trying to ensure that financial institutions are transparent and accountable to the people they exist to serve.

CFA is looking for a Research Associate to join its Energy Team. The candidate would be working particularly on energy issues.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • To monitor energy investments of financial institutions
  • To analyse and produce briefs on energy policies
  • To support research and documentation needs of civil society organisations working on energy/energy finance
  • To collect, analyse and interpret data and communicate them to the general public on energy/energy finance
  • To enhance the capacities of civil society groups on energy finance
  • To convene and organise meetings around energy/energy finance

Desirable Criteria:

  • Should have a minimum experience of 3 years on energy-related work
  • Should be a post-graduate from a recognised university or institution
  • Strong analytical and writing skills
  • Strong background in research and writing
  • Should be comfortable with multitasking
  • Preparedness to travel extensively, if required
  • Ability to write and speak English and Hindi is preferred.

To Apply:

Interested candidates should send their CV to jobs@cenfa.org, with the position name in subject line. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To know more about the Centre for Financial Accountability (CFA), please visit: www.cenfa.org

Job Title: Research Associate, National Finance Team

Position: Full Time

Location: New Delhi

Work Experience: 3-5 years desirable. Fresh, but knowledgeable and highly motivated candidates are also encouraged to apply.

Salary: Commensurate to experience and knowledge

About CFA: Centre for Financial Accountability (CFA) engages in critical analysis, monitoring and critique of the role of financial institutions – national and international, and their impact on development, human rights and the environment, amongst other areas. CFA’s primarily focuses on India, partnering with a range of civil society groups, social movements and community groups and trying to ensure that financial institutions are transparent and accountable to the people they exist to serve.

CFA is looking for a Research Associate to join its national finance Team. The candidate would be working particularly on issues related to banking and finance.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • To monitor national financial institutions
  • To analyse and produce briefs on major financial and economic policies
  • To support research and documentation needs of civil society organisations
  • To collect, analyse and interpret data and communicate them to the general public on issues of banking and finance
  • To enhance the capacities of civil society groups on finance
  • To convene and organise meetings with the public/students/bankers on issues of transparency and accountability.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Should have an understanding of the Indian economy and banking sector.
  • Should be a post-graduate from a recognised university or institution. Would help to have a background in economics or finance.
  • Strong analytical and writing skills
  • Strong background in research and writing
  • Should be comfortable with multitasking
  • Preparedness to travel extensively, if required
  • Ability to write and speak English, Hindi and or any regional language is preferred.

To Apply:

Interested candidates should send their CV to jobs@cenfa.org, with the position name in subject line. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To know more about the Centre for Financial Accountability (CFA), please visit: www.cenfa.org

Internships

We have a system of rotating internships of two months, where the interns assist on the various ongoing research and programme related activities. The candidates must have a bachelors degree, preferably, in social sciences. Please send your resumes and queries to jobs@cenfa.org