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Abt Associates, USAID implementing partner for the USAID Clean Power Asia program, seeks support from experts who are leaders in renewable energy planning and policy and in mobilizing finance and investment in the renewable energy sector. Opportunities to work with USAID Clean Power Asia, including requests for proposals and quotations, and full or part-time job openings, will be posted here as available.

April 20, 2018

Renewable Energy Investment Advisor

Closing date:April 30, 2018

Abt Associates, a global leader in technical assistance, program implementation and international development, seeks qualified individuals to fulfill the position of Renewable Energy Investment Advisor for the USAID Clean Power Asia program, reporting to the Task 3 (Investment Mobilization) Lead. The purpose of USAID Clean Power Asia is to accelerate the regional transition to a high performing, low carbon power sector. The Activity assist the governments of the Lower Mekong and other developing countries in Asia in energy planning and promotes an effective policy, regulatory, and technical environment for low-emissions growth in the power sector, while simultaneously attracting public- and private-sector investment in Renewable Energy (RE) development. USAID Clean Power Asia is focused on solar, wind, small hydro (<15 MW), and biomass residues. The program focuses on the four Lower Mekong countries of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Vietnam, but may expand to Indonesia and the Philippines on a limited and strategic basis. It also implements activities on the ASEAN regional level.

March 27, 2018

Climate Change and Gender Specialist

Closing date:April 18, 2018

Abt Associates, a global leader in technical assistance, program implementation and international development, seeks qualified individuals to fulfill the position of CLIMATE CHANGE AND GENDER SPECIALIST for the USAID Clean Power Asia program, reporting to the Chief of Party. This position is full-time, based in Bangkok, Thailand. While there are no nationality requirements for applicants, it should be noted that neither allowances nor relocation will be considered or offered to the successful candidate. Applicants must be able to begin work on-site within three weeks of acceptance. This position may require occasional travel and regular work outside of the office that is exempt from overtime pay.

March 26, 2018

Grid Integration/Grid Codes Specialist

Closing date:April 18, 2018

Abt Associates, a global leader in technical assistance, program implementation and international development, seeks qualified individuals to fulfill the position of GRID INTEGRATION AND GRID CODES SPECIALIST (GIC Specialist) for the USAID Clean Power Asia program. This position is full-time, based in Bangkok, Thailand. While there are no nationality requirements for applicants, it should be noted that neither allowances nor relocation will be considered or offered to the successful candidate. Applicants must be able to begin work on-site within three weeks of acceptance. This position may require occasional travel and regular work outside of the office that is exempt from overtime pay.

January 18, 2018

Terms of Reference: Workshop Rapporteur – Lao PDR

Closing date:September 30, 2018

Abt Associates, a global leader in technical assistance, program implementation, and international development, seeks qualified individual consultants or a firm with qualified staff or consultants, to provide services for the USAID Clean Power Asia program as a Workshop Rapporteur. The individual should be based in Vientiane, Lao PDR. The rapporteur will attend workshops, training sessions, and/or conferences sponsored or facilitated by the program, and accurately and effectively capture the event proceedings. The rapporteur will take notes via his or her preferred method and then produce a written report of the proceedings based on a pre-set template and format provided by the program.

January 18, 2018

Terms of Reference: Workshop Design and Facilitation – Lao PDR

Closing date:September 30, 2018

Abt Associates, a global leader in technical assistance, program implementation, and international development, seeks qualified individual consultants or a firm with qualified staff or consultants, to provide services for the USAID Clean Power Asia program in Workshop Design & Facilitation. This consultancy is available immediately. The consultant is expected to carry out their work in Lao PDR, in coordination with the Country Coordinator and appropriate technical team members. Consultant must be eligible to work in Lao PDR without sponsorship; no allowances or relocation will be paid. The consultant will be engaged to lead the design of a specific workshop with support from the technical team responsible for the workshop content; and further will be the lead facilitator for that workshop. We are specifically seeking a rapporteur for a multi-stakeholder workshop March 6-7, 2018, to present and obtain feedback on auction design for a solar pilot auction.