Energy Sector Specialist

Company
Tetra Tech ES, Inc. Branch in Armenia
Category
Job Address
Application Deadline
Engineering & Construction
Yerevan, Armenia
20/01/2021
Responsibilities
The Energy Sector Specialist will work closely with the MLET team to: - Provide technical assistance in establishment of necessary legal and regulatory framework and new wholesale electricity market (WEM) Model in Armenia, in particular: a) assist in revision of the Wholesale Electricity Market Rules and Contracts, Transmission and Distribution Network Codes, Retail Electricity Market Rules and Contracts that are already developed b) assist in development of Ten-Year Network Development Plan, pilot Annual Adequacy Forecast, Electricity Market Gap Analysis, New Electricity Law - Provide technical assistance in updating the Least Cost Energy Development Plan - Assist in activities for harmonization of regulatory approaches with those in Georgia and development of cross border trade mechanisms - Assist in providing necessary training and consultancy to the energy sector institutions during the pilot-transition to the new WEM Model with application of the pilot version of the Market Management System (MMS) Software - Perform other job-related tasks assigned by the Management
Required Qualifications
- Master’s degree in Energy Economics or Energy Engineering; a higher qualification will be considered as an advantage - At least 10 years of professional experience; experience in international organizations/ projects will be considered as an advantage - Experience in and knowledge of Armenia Electricity Sector; knowledge of EU requirements for the sector will be considered as an advantage - Fluency in Armenian, English and Russian languages, both for oral and written communication - Strong communication skills: ability to clearly explain thoughts, legal and technical opinions and memos - Relevant computer skills - Demonstrated flexibility and cooperation in duties - Excellent time management and organizational skill
Application Procedures
Interested candidates are welcome to send their CV and cover letter to: vahan.badoyan@tetratech.com indicating the title of the position ("Energy Sector Specialist") in the subject line of the email. Please mention in your application that you have learned about this position from MyJob.am
Additional Information
Tetra Tech ES, Inc. as the USAID Contractor implementing the Market Liberalization and Electricity Trade (MLET) Program in Armenia is looking for an Energy Sector Specialist to work with a team of international and local experts to improve the electricity market and support electricity trade in Armenia.