Fisheries Certification Manager

Marine Stewardship Council


Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: sustainability, marine conservation

Closing date: Wednesday, 14th November 2018   1 day left

Job Title: Fisheries Certification Manager
Location: London
Working Hours: 09:00 – 17:00

Reporting to the Senior Fisheries Certification Manager (SFCM), this post is within the Science and Standards team. As a member of a team of Fisheries Certification Managers, you will primarily contribute to:

  • The review and development of the MSC’s Fisheries Certification Process;
  • The development and maintenance of the MSC’s fisheries assessment risk management strategy;
  • Supporting policy development projects related to the MSC’s Fisheries Standard Review.

To be successful in this role, you will be a highly motivated individual with experience that demonstrates the progressive development of your skills. Practical experience in the following areas is highly desirable:

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 world-leading certification and ecolabeling programme we recognise and reward sustainable fisheries and through the leadership of our partners, create market incentives to encourage other fisheries to improve the way they operate. Over 300 fisheries around the world, representing 12% of the annual global marine catch, are now engaged in the MSC programme. MSC certified and labelled seafood products are now available in over 100 countries.

Application Process – If interested, please email the following information to

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 Certification Manager.

Applications closing date: 14th November 2018 at 09:00 am, GMT

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