Fisheries Manager, China
Marine Stewardship Council
Job Title: Fisheries Manager
Location: Beijing, China (with regular travel throughout China)
Working Hours: Full time (40 hours/week)
Are you passionate about sustainable seafood?
Can you represent the MSC program and engage others to support it?
We’re looking for a Fisheries Manager, who can contribute to delivering the MSC’s over-arching aims and objectives in China. Reporting to the Senior Fisheries Outreach Manager, you’ll be responsible for promoting and increasing awareness and support for the MSC program across fisheries, and engaging with potential new fisheries in the program while maintaining effective relationships with existing ones.
Who are You?
Be qualified to degree level or have equivalent experience in fisheries or marine conservation;
Have excellent knowledge of fishery management and the fisheries sector in China, including experience of working in the East China Sea sector;
Have previous project management and stakeholder engagement experience;
Be fluent in spoken and written Mandarin and English.
Who are we?
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 programme well-managed sustainable fisheries are recognised and rewarded in the market place, through the leadership of our partners. Critically, other fisheries are incentivised to improve their performance to meet the growing demand for certified sustainable and traceable seafood choice. Over 400 fisheries around the world, representing 16% of the annual global marine catch, are now engaged in the MSC programme and over 1200 documented improvements to the way our oceans are being fished have been recorded. MSC certified and labelled seafood products are now available in over 100 countries.
Application Process – If interested, please email the following information to Recruitment@msc.org
A cover letter in English outlining how your skills, experience and knowledge directly address the responsibilities and requirements detailed in the job specification, and include information on your salary expectations; and
A copy of your current CV in English.
Please ensure that they are sent as Word or PDF documents with the titles “your name cover letter” and “your name CV”. The subject of your email should read: Fisheries Manager, China.