Aquaculture Development Executive needed for the Falklands –

Aquaculture Development Executive needed for the Falklands Published:  01 August, 2005


Package: £35,000 – £50,000. Location: Stanley, Falkland Islands

This is a rare opportunity to be the first aquaculture professional to work in a very rich, undeveloped aquaculture environment, encouraging and benefiting from a highly entrepreneurial business culture.

The Falkland Islands are a small, economically energetic UK Overseas Territory in the South Atlantic. The Falkland Islands Development Corporation (FIDC) is responsible for encouraging economic development, including the ex-pansion of existing aquaculture interests.


Work with local businesses and FIDC to identify opportunities

for aquaculture and bring them to fruition.

Add value to existing aquaculture activities through value-added processing, identifying market opportunities, etc.

Develop a Falkland Islands aquaculture strategy.


Five years’ experience in the aquaculture industry, with

a proven track record of commercial development.

Energetic, with a solutions-based philosophy and ‘feet

on the ground’ approach, able to operate in a remote

environment without many supporting services.

Degree in a relevant subject; financially literate.

This is a 2-year contract, renewable by mutual agreement.

For a full job description, visit For more information contact General Manager Julian Morris on or call + 500 27211.

To apply, send full CV, stating salary, to

Falkland Islands Development Corporation.