Compliance Policy Advisor

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Forum Fisheries Agency

Time Posted On: 08 Oct 2019
Time Closing Date: 24 Oct 2019

FFA now has a fantastic opportunity for a Compliance Policy Advisor to join the Fisheries Operations Division. This is a full-time role based in Honiara, in the Solomon Islands. This appointment is made on a three-year term and may be renewable at this time for up to an additional three years.

Reporting to the Director of Fisheries Operations, this position exists to further the development of strategic fisheries compliance policies of FFA Members at regional, sub-regional and national level. A particular focus of the position is providing advice to Members on compliance and MCS issues in the context of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC).

Some of your day-to-day responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Monitoring the implementation of the Regional Monitoring, Control and Surveillance (MCS) Strategy (RMCSS), including assisting Members in development of MCS Strategies/Plans;
  • Liaising closely with relevant FOD Managers/staff on policy input into their work areas, including close liaison with FFA Legal on the development of policies, advice to Members and delivery of relevant MCS workshops and training;
  • Advising the Secretariat and Members on emerging issues in fisheries compliance; and
  • Establishing positive working relationships through consultations and advice with fisheries Compliance contacts of member countries and within regional fisheries management organisations.

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Applications close 24th October 2019 at 6pm

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