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Fleet Development Adviser - Kiribati Fisheries


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RFx ID : 19010043
Tender Name : Fleet Development Adviser - Kiribati Fisheries
Reference # : WPG-0100038
Open Date : Friday, 8 September 2017 3:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Close Date : Wednesday, 27 September 2017 5:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)
Tender Type : Registration of Interest (ROI)
Tender Coverage : Sole Agency  [?]
Categories :
  • 70101500 - Fisheries operations
  • 70101600 - Fisheries oversight
  • 70101800 - Fisheries resources
  • 80101500 - Business and corporate management consultation services
  • 80101600 - Project management
  • 80161500 - Management support services
  • 80161600 - Business facilities oversight
  • 93121600 - International relations and cooperation
  • 93142100 - Regional development
  • 93151500 - Public administration
  • International
Required Pre-qualifications : None
Contact : Rebecca Wilson
+64 4 917 9270
Alternate Physical Delivery Address  :
Alternate Physical Fax Number  :

Fleet Development Adviser - Kiribati Fisheries

• Part-time (up to 100 working days) assignment
• Working in Tarawa, Kiribati, on a fly-in fly-out basis of up to four missions over 12-months
• New Zealand Government assistance programme

The New Zealand Government is partnering with the Government of Kiribati to implement the Joint Kiribati Sustainable Fisheries Development and Management Programme (Tobwan Waara). The Fleet Development Adviser will work closely with the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources Development (MFMRD) staff, other technical advisers and stakeholders to develop and introduce viable, economically and environmentally sustainable ownership, management and operations models for a domestic commercial longline fishing fleets. The key functions of this role are to:

• Develop options for domestic longline fleet ownership, management and operations models, plans and policies with local stakeholders.
• Detail the Government of Kiribati’s preferred model for domestic longline fleet ownership and management - including relevant economic analyses, forecasts, performance indicators and targets.
• Develop operational and maintenance strategies and plans for the longline vessels - including fishing plans for longline fleets on sustainably utilising catch allocations.
• Develop occupational health and safety plans for people working on longline vessels.
• Ensure that fleet models, plans and policies are fit for purpose and comply with both domestic and international obligations
• Support and strengthen the implementation of the wider Tobwan Waara Programme.
• Work as part of a team of longer-term technical advisers directly funded by MFAT, alongside MFMRD staff and other development partners such as The Pacific Community (SPC) and Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA).

This part-time assignment will be delivered over a 12-month period. A part-time extension is possible (over a further 6-months) may be considered if required. This assignment is to start in October 2017 (or as soon as possible), as mutually agreed by MFAT and the adviser. For the full advertisement and a copy of the role description - please log into GETS to view the two PDF attachments to this notice. Hudson Global Resources has been engaged to manage this procurement process. Please refer all correspondence, queries or requests for more information to:

Rebecca Wilson
Associate Director, Hudson, Wellington, New Zealand
Cell: +64 21 429 154

Awarded Status

No Winner Contract awarded to Robert Ulric Lee on the 16/12/2017