Senior Fisheries Standard Officer

Marine Stewardship Council

Marine Stewardship Council

London, UK
Posted on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

The Vacancy

Do you want to work for an environmental organisation with a clear mission to help protect the oceans and safeguard fish stocks?

Can you help to support a passionate team who develop and implement a standard for well-managed, sustainable fisheries?

If so, this could be the opportunity for you

The Marine Stewardship Council is currently looking for a Senior Fisheries Standard Officer. This is an 18-month fixed term position.

This is a key administrative role in supporting the Fisheries Standard team, who develop and implement the MSC’s Fisheries Standard and Fisheries Certification Process.

The postholder will help to ensure the smooth running of the team’s operations, promote connectivity and collaboration, and support the team in the development of policy and process.

Some of the key tasks will be to:

  • provide administrative support for the team’s day-to-day functions
  • provide logistical support for external training and engagement activities
  • Support the team in its use of IT systems, including its transition to a new client relationship management (CRM) platform
  • Support the monitoring and review of Quality Management System (QMS) procedures relating to the team’s operations.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • previous experience in a team administration role
  • well-developed IT skills
  • a degree in a subject related to fisheries or marine science
  • ideally, an understanding of market-based certification schemes and knowledge of fisheries or marine conservation.

If this has inspired you, please apply here!

We look forward to hearing from you!