Development Policy Analyst

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Type of Job

Part Time / Consulting

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About the Position

Millennium Institute (MI) is seeking entry-level and experienced candidates for anticipated part-time employment or consulting in the following specialty areas:


  • Development Policy Planning 

  • Macroeconomic Modeling and Analysis

  • Integrated policy analysis 

  • Energy and Climate Modeling


The position involves modeling and analysis of a broad range of development issues, in the context of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The candidate will be part/coordinate a team of experienced and dedicated professionals, and will interact with policy-makers in consulting and workshop settings.


Must Haves

  • Minimum of a master’s degree in development economics, environmental sciences, or related fields

  • Excellent analytic, research, and writing skills

  • Fluency in French and English

  • Experience in working in teams, and open and collaborative attitude

  • Demonstrated commitment to sustainable development issues


Highly Valued

  • Experience in modeling/consulting in development policy

  • Experience in project leadership

  • Knowledge of System Dynamics (SD) modeling and/or other quantitative methods

  • Experience in workshop facilitation or similar group management skills



  • Experience in data search and analysis

  • Multicultural experience, particularly in developing countries

  • Proficiency in Portuguese, Spanish and other UN languages

Work Hours

The position requires on average up 15-20 hours per week for six months, with the potential to renew for a longer term subject to funding. The position requires regular international travel of up to two weeks at a time.


MI offers flexible and telecommuting work hours. Our globally dispersed team perform their day-to-day tasks from their preferred location. 

How to Apply

Submit your resume/CV and a cover letter, preferably in French, which addresses your interest in this position and experience in development policy.

Millennium Institute is committed to equal opportunity in employment and promotion for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, age, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or any other basis protected by applicable laws, regulations, or guidelines relating to discrimination in employment.