Legal Counsel

The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency(FFA) invites applications for the position of Legal Counsel within the Executive Division. Responsible to the Director-General on high risk and strategically important issues; and to the Deputy Director-General for administrative matters and for working program matters, this job exists to be responisble for:-

  • the provision of legal advice across the full spectrum of the FFA's work programme;
  • managing and leading the Legal Unit and for the implementation of the legal frameworks and international law sub-programme; and
  • is responsible for the provision of general legal advice to the Secretariat and specific legal advice to FFA Member countries on international fisheries law and national fisheries legislation.

For more details, click on the job title to find the information package and application form of position.

Closing date for applications is 2 September 2013.