Careers at Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation

Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation offers unique opportunities for challenging, effective and rewarding work. It is our constant endeavour to recruit people with whom we can build a mutually engaged and lasting relationship.

We encourage you to keep checking this page regularly for available positions.

Apart from the applications received against vacant positions, Shakti is always interested in receiving resumes from outstanding candidates. While we may not have a suitable opening at this point, we maintain a database of candidates who would like to be considered for future openings. Please email us at if you are interested in working with us.

While we respect all the applications we receive from applicants, we are unable to respond personally to each applicant due to high volume of applications received by us. Please be assured that we will review and process your application in a timely manner and contact you when a potential match has been determined.

Current Openings:
  1. Program Manager (Sustainable Transport)
Energy Efficiency
Climate Policy
  • Bus Karo: A forum for public transport policy advocacy and knowledge sharing

    Shakti is supporting WRI-India to create a forum comprising of State Transport Undertakings (STUs), city bus agencies and a few private bus operators to deliberate on key technical issues that hinder the development of city bus systems.>>

  • Policy research

    India must progress its climate actions in harmony with achieving its development priorities. A wide spectrum of policy choices are available, however, their institutional, financial and technical implications as well as trade-offs and co-benefits need to be thoroughly evaluated and understood so that policymakers are able take informed decisions.>>

  • Policy analysis to inform India’s position on an HFC phase down agreement

    At Kigali, India displayed leadership and flexibility by announcing several important measures to phase down HFCs. Given this important development, Shakti is supporting several efforts to enable a more informed policy discourse on this transition.>>

  • Brick kilns & resource efficient materials

    Shakti supports efforts to promote cleaner technologies by brick makers and to enhance the market penetration of cleaner and resource efficient building materials.>>

  • International climate negotiations

    A close tracking of international climate negotiations is essential to assess their implications for India. For this, Shakti supports activities to track international climate deliberations and inform decision makers on the actions that India should take to effectively deliver on its climate commitments.>>