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Vacancy: Tuna Quality and Supply Chain Management 100%

urs.baumgartner Junior Member
edited December 2010 in Employment/Jobs
Vacancy: Tuna Quality and Supply Chain Management 100%

Master in Fishery Science / Food Science / Marine Biology / Quality Assurance

Blueyou is an internationally recognized consultancy for sustainable aquaculture and fisheries. The company does offer a range of specific services in the field of sustainable fisheries and aquaculture and the related
supply chains. Clients of Blueyou do encompass private industries in both production and market sectors, governmental bodies and leading NGO’s in marine conservation and sustainable development area worldwide.

For a strategic fishery improvement programme facilitated by Blueyou Consultancy and WWF Philippines on hand-line caught Yellowfin-Tuna we are currently looking for a Tuna Quality and Supply Chain Management Consultant to be based in the fishery project site of Mindoro Island in the Philippines.

Job Profile
- Coaching and training of fishermen and local tuna traders in quality and food-safety issues
- Management of tuna quality improvement programme under guidance of Blueyou
- Training of fishermen and tuna traders in tuna quality grading
- Optimization of current supply chain of landed tuna including infrastructure and logistics
- Implementation of HACCP-based quality management protocol along the supply chain
- Implementation of catch documentation and traceability system in collaboration Blueyou and WWF
- Close collaboration and interaction with the participating tuna processors and exporters for EU and US

Qualification Profile
- Masters degree in Fishery Science / Food Science / Quality Assurance / Marine Biology or similar
- Preferably with practical experience in the tuna / fishery / food / supply chain sector
- Mother tongue Filipino / Tagalog with excellent skills in English (oral and written)
- Excellent skills in Microsoft office applications (Word, Excel)
- Experience in project management and excellent analytical / planning skills
- Excellent soft skills (communication, people relationships)
- Confident, reliable, honest and autonomous person
- Motivation and interest in more responsible and sustainable society and business practices

We are looking for an open minded and highly motivated person between 20 and 30 who shares our vision and engagement of facilitating a sustainable future for world’s fisheries and aquaculture sector. The position will be
based in Mindoro Island and involves travelling to municipalities along the coast of Occidental Mindoro.

Blueyou offers an interesting and diversified job within a dynamic team with great outlook for professional development in an international environment. The position is based on a 4-year programme with outlook for long term professional development perspectives as consultant of Blueyou in the Philippines.

Please send your application including motivation letter, CV, references and photograph to:
Blueyou Head Office, René Benguerel, Managing Partner, Zentralstrasse 156, 8003 Zürich, Switzerland
e-mail: [email][/email] / Phone: +41 43 333 12 59 /

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