London, Greater London Bristol, City of Bristol

£21,000 - £30,000 per year

Permanent, Full-time

Outreach

About the organisation

Blue Ventures develops transformative approaches for catalysing and sustaining locally led marine conservation. We work in places whe... Read more

Job Description

We rebuild tropical fisheries with coastal communities

Blue Ventures develops locally led approaches to marine management that benefit people and nature alike. By listening and responding to basic needs, we design our models to catalyse and sustain marine conservation, unlocking the potential of coastal communities to manage their resources. We work in places where the ocean is vital to local cultures and economies, and are committed to advancing the rights of small-scale fishers throughout the coastal tropics.

Summary job description

We are recruiting a Project Coordinator for our Outreach Team to oversee our work in partnering with like-minded organisations working in the field of community-based marine conservation and fisheries management.

The successful candidate will oversee the delivery of work assisting a growing portfolio of partners in all aspects of fisheries assessment and management.

The role will assist on the project management and administration of large projects, monitoring progress against agreed objectives. This role will include field visits to community-based marine and coastal conservation sites.  

The successful candidate will be a motivated, proactive and highly organised individual, who enjoys independent working. They will have an excellent knowledge of conservation or development issues, as well as a proven track record of project management. Practical experience of community-based conservation and development initiatives will be valuable to the role.

We are looking for a new colleague who thrives in environments that are dynamic, fast-paced, collegiate and ambitious, and is able to demonstrate experience of working independently and solving complex problems in challenging situations.  

The Outreach Project Coordinator will report to Blue Ventures’ UK-based Outreach Director.

Blue Ventures is a fast growing and mission-driven social enterprise, offering excellent opportunities for further professional development.