Could you be our next dynamic, highly organised, technically able Fisheries Outreach Manager? Would you be able to contribute to a successful, and high impact Fisheries Outreach Program? If yes, you may be the person for us!
The UK & Ireland team are looking for an experienced, keen advocate of the oceans and sustainable seafood. Someone who appreciates the MSC’s mission and values, and who is committed to making a lasting contribution to sustainable fishing in the UK & Ireland, and around the world.
In this exciting role you can expect to play a key role in the delivery of the UK & Ireland fisheries outreach team stategy, to support the retention and growth of the MSC program and mission in this region.
You’ll be working closely with the wider UK & Ireland team, to promote MSC certified fisheries and Fisheries Improvement Projects (FIPs), to deliver integrated projects that help drive success and contribute to the attainment of UK & Irish fisheries sustainability.
As this post will involve working with the UK and Irish fisheries and seafood sector, the successful candidate will need to combine a knowledge of marine and fisheries issues with a thorough technical understanding of this fascinating sector. You will also need to collaborate with the commercial and marketing & communications disciplines within the UK & Ireland team to help deliver an integrated approach to meeting our shared team objectives.
To be successful in this role, you will need to have:
- extensive knowledge of the the UK & Irish fishing industry, fisheries management, fisheries science, conservation issues, and the seafood industry;
- experience in successfully engaging with a wide range of different stakeholders, ideally within the fisheries sector;
- successful experience in project management and strategy development;
If this has inspired you, please apply here!
We look forward to hearing from you!
About Marine Stewardship Council
Working at the MSC
The MSC’s vision is for the world’s oceans to be teeming with life, and seafood supplies safeguarded for this and future generations. Through our internationally recognised certification and ecolabeling program, well-managed sustainable fisheries are recognised and rewarded in the marketplace, through the leadership of our partners. Over 670 fisheries around the world, representing 19% of the annual global marine catch, are now engaged in the MSC program and MSC certified and labelled seafood products are now available in over 66 countries.
The MSC is committed to the principles of equality and fairness and we welcome applications from all communities. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, ethnicity, race, colour, religion or belief, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation or disability. If you consider yourself to have a disability and need reasonable adjustments made during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know how we can help you.