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Marine Fish Conservation Network Seeks Director of Regional Operations

Director of Regional Operations

The Marine Fish Conservation Network (Network), a national coalition of over 190 national, regional, and local environmental organizations, recreational and commercial fishing groups, aquariums, and marine science groups dedicated to marine fish conservation and committed to long-term reform of U.S. ocean fisheries laws, is seeking a Director of Regional Operations in its Washington, DC office. Please visit our website: www.conservefish.org, to learn more about the Network.

Responsibilities: The Director of Regional Operations’ responsibilities include:

• Overseeing the Network’s regional and contract organizers;
• Developing and coordinating grassroots campaigns to be carried out by the Network’s staff;
• Coordinating all Network grassroots activities and working with Network member groups to promote the Network’s fish conservation agenda; and
• Developing national and regional campaign opportunities and materials.

Qualifications: a minimum of three years organizing and campaign experience are required, management and media relations experience desirable. Candidates must be organized, able to manage multiple projects, a team player, and comfortable in a fast-paced work environment. Candidates must have at least a BA/BS in environmental science, political science, journalism, or a related field, knowledge of federal fisheries management polices a plus.

Compensation: The Network offers paid vacation and sick time, health benefits, and a competitive salary.

To apply: Please send cover letter, resume, the names of three references, and a short (1-2 pages) writing sample to:

Lee R. Crockett
Executive Director
Marine Fish Conservation Network
600 Pennsylvania Ave, SE, Suite 210
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 543-5509 (phone)
(202) 543-5774 (fax)
[email protected]

October 2, 2006 | Permalink


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