Research Platform Manager - WorldFish


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Job Title :
Research Platform Manager - WorldFish


Location :
Jobs in Egypt


Posted on :
Mon Dec 03, 2018


Apply before :
Thu Dec 20, 2018


Job Type :


Experience required :
1 year - 3 years


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Job Description



·         Master of Science in Genetics and Animal Breeding, or Animal Production or related field.

·         At least 3 years postgraduate experience in a busy aquaculture establishment.

·         Excellent proficiency of spoken and written English.

·         Strong record of publications in a related field.

·         Motivation for high quality science and delivery of applications/impact from research.

·         Experience of supervising staff.

·         Knowledge and experience of working with the aquaculture industry.

·         Knowledge and experience of working in developing countries in Africa and/or Asia.

·         Knowledge and experience of hatchery management and genetics.


Salary & Benefits

This is a Nationally Recruited Staff (NRS) position with monthly salary ranging from EGP 195,000 to 210,000 annually. WorldFish NRS receive comprehensive benefits including (but not limited to) insurance coverage for staff and eligible dependents, and pension / provident fund contribution.

Our Offer

The position will be based in Abbassa, Abou Hamad, Sharqia, Egypt, with significant travel to various countries in Africa and Asia. Interviews are expected to be held by end of December 2018. Only shortlisted candidate will be notified and expected to attend the interview. The successful candidate should be available to commence in January 2019 for an initial of one (1) year fixed term contract, with the possibility of contract renewal depending on performance and funding situation.

Our Commitment

WorldFish is committed to promoting a work environment where diversity of thought, style, culture and experience is valued. We support individual performance and potential in achieving our organizational goals and mission. We are an equal opportunities employer and strongly encourage women and nationals from developing countries to apply.

How to Apply

Interested applicants are invited to submit the following information latest by 20 December 2018:

·         A cover letter including a 2-page (max) description of why you are an ideal candidate and what you would bring to the role;

·         A current curriculum vitae;

·         Names and contacts (telephone, fax, and e-mail addresses) of three professional referees who are familiar with your qualifications and work experience. Your nominated referees ideally should have persons from each of the following category: direct supervisor, internal peer and/or direct report.

Screening will start immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. Due to the high volume of applicants for WorldFish positions, we appreciate all interest, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


Apply before Thu Dec 20, 2018




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