Research Analyst - #130208

RTI International


Date: 1 week ago
City: Manila, Metro Manila
Contract type: Full time
Overview
The USD 34 million USAID-funded Energy Secure Philippines (ESP) Activity focuses on advancing inclusive economic growth and resilient development through increasing private investment to promote advanced technology deployment and boost the energy sector’s resilience to shocks and stresses
In response to the request of the Office of the Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary, USAID ESP Lead Consultants will conduct a study on the enhanced benchmarking exercise covering all Private Investor-Owned Utilities (PIOUs) and compare the EC and PIOU sectors using relevant key performance indicators (KPIs). The extended study also aims to identify the regulation and policy implications of the benchmarking and financial modeling exercises conducted for the DU sector, including providing recommendations to enhance DU accountability for pass-through costs to consumers and addressing the financial underperformance of a majority of the ECs

Responsibilities
Statement of Work:

1. Under the supervision of the Principal Investigators, evaluate the performance of the Private Investor-Owned Distribution Utilities (PIOUs) by utility and as a sector. Compare the EC and PIOU sectors using relevant KPIs
2. Provide technical support in the determination of factors that correlate to/contribute to the financial performance of the PIOU sector, including, among others, means analysis, ANOVA, correlation, and ordinary least squares
3. Provide technical support in the investigation of factors affecting purchase power costs of the DU sector to include, among others, the impact of fuel sources (including renewables), the influence of size and scale of operations, and the competitive selection process (CSP) mandated for the DUs
4. Recommend regulations and policy implications of the benchmarking and financial modeling exercises conducted for the DU sector
5. Provide support in the collection, encoding, and evaluation of data toward the creation of an online database with updating capabilities
6. Participate in stakeholders’ meetings and contribute in documentation and reporting required for the project
7. Perform other research and technical support tasks that may be required for the delivery of the objectives of the project
The consultants shall report to the ESP Chief of Party and Lead Consultants
Level of Effort (LOEs):
Anticipated level of effort is up to 90 days referenced period of performance. The Contractor is expected to be flexible and communicative with USAID ESP Activity during this time

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in engineering, economics, finance, or a related field and 5 years of related professional experience or bachelor’s degree in engineering, economics, or a related field and 10 years of related professional experience.
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in finance-related work.

As a global employer of choice, RTI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging in the workplace and the communities and markets where we serve our mission. We value diversity of thought, culture, background and perspective and welcome applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, creed, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws or RTI policy.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Click here. to view the EEOC Know Your Rights Poster.

How to apply

To apply for this job you need to authorize on our website. If you don't have an account yet, please register.

Post a resume

Similar jobs

Revenue Operations Specialist

Ylopo LLC, Manila, Metro Manila
11 hours ago
About Ylopo Ylopo, LLC is a rapidly growing marketing and technology company providing internet marketing services and proprietary lead generation and engagement software to successful real estate agents across the country. We are seeking an outgoing, tech savvy individual to join our growing team. Why work for Ylopo? At Ylopo we offer team members: A full time, permanent work from...

Weekend Off - CSR - START ASAP

JobsLIN, Manila, Metro Manila
23 hours ago
Job Description Caldwell Communications are continuously looking for candidates for our teamJob Responsibilities: • Communicates with customer on the phone or by way of written correspondence to deal with concerns. • Resolves customer issues on the first call/contact whenever possible without having to transfer caller. • Matching customers’ demands to Clients’ products and solutions and services • Using settlement and...

Consultant - SuccessFactors - PH 1

Deloitte, Manila, Metro Manila
1 day ago
Consultant - SuccessFactors - PH 1 Date: 10 Apr 2024 Service Line / Portfolios: Human Capital Location: Manila, PH Are you ready to unleash your potential? At Deloitte, our purpose is to make an impact that matters for our clients, our people, and the communities we serve. We believe we have a responsibility to be a force for good, and...