The Parties to the Nauru Agreement Office (PNAO) is seeking to hire a Commercial Manager to provide support to Parties and the Office in trade, industry, and commercial matters. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Conducting strategic and technical analyses; providing advice and support on trade and industry issues to Parties.
  • Developing commercially viable business models for PNA.
  • Effectively managing and conducting PNAO engagement in PNA commercial ventures.
  • Providing support at PNA meetings as well as regional and international meetings, including at FFA and WCPFC.

Essential Requirements

  • Relevant fisheries or business-related degree; or post graduate qualification (desirable).
  • Commercial experience in fishing and processing industry in the Asia Pacific region.
  • Experience in the establishment and operation of incorporated entities.
  • Demonstrated analytical and research skills.
  • Demonstrated focus on customer service, interpersonal skills and ability to work within the Pacific Islands context.
  • Results oriented.

The successful applicant will be offered a three-year contract with a comprehensive remuneration package with the possibility of extension.

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Key selection criteria
The position is open to anyone, but preference is given to PNA nationals.
Application Procedure
Submit a letter of interest to the CEO, a brief CV and 2 reference letters to All applications must be submitted electronically. Manual applications will not be accepted.
Closing date