Sea Fisheries Policy Manager
Thie Slieau Whallian

Job Reference: DOEF-009947

Closing Date: 20/11/2020

Salary: £38,546 - £44,833 per annum

Department: Department of Environment, Food & Agriculture

Hours Per week: 37

About the role and our team

Join our team as a Sea Fisheries Policy Manager within the Fisheries Division!

The Fisheries Division within the Environment Directorate of the Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture is responsible for the management and protection of fisheries and their supporting ecosystems within the Isle of Man and its territorial sea.

We are looking for someone with fisheries policy experience, an understanding of UK and EU fisheries legislation and who has excellent team management skills to head up the Isle of Man sea fisheries policy and administrative team.

The sea fish industry is worth £12 million to the Isle of Man economy and the Department is committed to its sustainable development.

You would have responsibility for developing effective sea fisheries policy and legislation and for the delivery of licensing, effort and quota management regimes.

If you have great communication and interpersonal skills and are able to build positive working relationships then this could be the role for you.

Your development will be supported with us and you’ll have access to our Learning, Education and Development Centre and the fantastic range of fully funded courses we support.

To find out more about the benefits you can enjoy by working with us, download our benefits guide from the bottom of the advert.

How to find out more and apply

For more information please see the attached job description and person specification, or alternatively contact Neil Milsom on 01624 685872.

Applications for this post will be accepted up to midnight of the closing date specified. You’ll need to upload your latest CV to your application, and we recommend that you also include a cover letter that explains your motivations for applying, and that demonstrates your suitability for this post. If you have difficulties applying online please contact the Recruitment Team on 01624 686300 or by email at

If you have previously applied for this vacancy under this reference number and would like to apply again, please contact our Recruitment Team on or call 686300 Option 1.

Additional information

A full, valid driving licence and access to your own vehicle is required for this role.

A relocation package and interview expenses are not available for this role.

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