Regional Manager - Northern Ireland

We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic professional with excellent communication skills to join us as our Regional Manager in Northern Ireland.

Seafish, the public body tasked with supporting the £10bn UK seafood industry, is seeking a Regional Manager in Northern Ireland. You'll be supporting the UK seafood sector to thrive as it continues to adapt to a challenging and ever-changing business environment.

The role

  • Job Title: Regional Manager - Northern Ireland
  • Location: Northern Ireland / Remote (All Seafish staff are currently working from home.)
  • Contract: Permanent

Working as part of the International Trade & Regions teams, you will play a key role in maintaining and building relationships with our stakeholders, ensuring an effective and high quality service across to the seafood industry across Northern Ireland.

We're looking for a skilled facilitator, with experience of managing complex projects, an understanding of the supply chains and the food industry to join our team. Do you:

  • know how to communicate and liase with the industry, local authorities, partner organisations and other stakeholder groups?
  • Know how to promote the development of the industry and communities both locally and regionally? 
  • know how to identify opportunities that support the economic development of fishing communities, highlighting best practice and alerting relevant public sector partners to those opportunities? 

If yes, then get in touch! With an attractive benefits package, flexible working environment, this permanent role is fantastic opportunity - we can’t wait to hear from you!

We want someone that enjoys being part of a dynamic and fast-paced team and who relishes the opportunity to share their skills and expertise with colleagues and stakeholders.

Full job description for Regional Manager - Northern Ireland Job Vacancy

Find out more about how our Regional teams work with the seafood industry at the links below. 

Working at Seafish

Seafish is here to give the UK seafood sector the support it needs to thrive. Our work makes a huge difference. It keeps fishermen safe, supports sustainable sourcing, helps businesses work efficiently and boosts the nation’s health. We work in partnership with stakeholders from across the seafood sector and engage in everything from research to campaigns, insight and training.

We have a flexible working environment, plenty of personal benefits and Seafish has just been named in the Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For in 2020. There has never been a better time to get on board.

Further information

For any queries about the job description, or the salary and benefits on offer for this role please contact Sarah-Jane Lothian on Sarah-Jane.Lothian@seafish.co.uk

Closing date

The closing date for this role is Monday 25th January 2021.

How to apply

To apply, please submit a cover letter (including details of your current salary and expectations) and CV to recruitment@seafish.co.uk with the subject line 'Regional Manager – Northern Ireland’