Aquaculture Development Executive needed for the Falklands Published: 01 August, 2005
AQUACULTURE DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE
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 www.fidc.co.fk. For more information contact General Manager Julian Morris on email@example.com or call + 500 27211.
To apply, send full CV, stating salary, to firstname.lastname@example.org
Falkland Islands Development Corporation.