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Fisheries Monitoring & Compliance Manager

Relocation assistance to Hobart on offer!


Reference: 4900060

Are you an innovative fisheries and compliance manager?

Do you want your skills in fishery management and compliance to make a difference to the conservation of Antarctic fisheries?

Then look no further!

The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), an intergovernmental organisation based in Hobart, Tasmania invites applications for the position of Fishery Monitoring & Compliance Manager. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to CCAMLR's work and to the management of Southern Ocean fisheries.

This is a leadership position in the CCAMLR Secretariat, taking responsibility for the delivery of fishery monitoring and compliance work remitted to the Secretariat in respect of all fisheries operating in the CCAMLR Convention Area. Accountable directly to the Executive Secretary, you will work with your team and with Members throughout the year to ensure that CCAMLR fisheries are conducted in compliance with conservation measures and are managed within the catch limits set by the Commission. The post is also responsible for the management of the trade-based Catch Document Scheme for toothfish and liaison with Contracting Parties and non-Contracting Parties to ensure its effective implementation.

What does it take to impress us?

You'll have a tertiary qualification in either fisheries management, fisheries science, ocean law or similar. You will also have 10 years practical fisheries management experience, including monitoring of catch limit managed fisheries, and experience of compliance monitoring and analysis. And if you are interested in contributing to the conservation and management of the Southern Ocean, we definitely want to hear from you.

And how can we impress you?

A promise that you'll be working in an exciting organisation that has a global impact.

Plus, a salary package of AUD$110-$130k net (dependent on experience), international relocation to Hobart, and generous annual leave; just a few of the benefits you could experience! The successful candidate will be sponsored by CCAMLR in obtaining a Diplomatic visa if required.

If you're looking to make your mark in a role where you get to work with people from different cultures and backgrounds and are wanting an adventure, then what are you waiting for?


To apply for this job please see the position description and send your CV along with a cover letter and statement addressing how your skills and experience best meet the requirements of the role. Please address the Essential Criteria in the position description as a minimum.

If you need further information regarding this position please contact Angie McMahon, Human Resources Officer, on + 61 3 6210 1140
Applications close 5pm AEDT 6th December 2019
To be eligible for this role you must be a national of a country which is specifically listed as a Member of CCAMLR - you can review the list here
4 year contract, renewable for a maximum of a further 4 years

CCAMLR promotes equal opportunity, gender equality, cultural, linguistic and ethnic diversity in the workplace.

Applications Close: 06 Dec 2019