NRC Blue Economy Expert Jobs 2023 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

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NRC Blue Economy Expert Jobs 2023 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

NRC Ethiopia looking for “Blue Economy Expert”.

Applicants with a Master’s Degree may apply on or before December 02, 2023.

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a humanitarian, non-governmental organisation that protects the rights of people affected by displacement. This includes refugees and internally displaced persons who are forced to flee their homes as a result of conflict, human rights violations and acute violence, as well as climate change and natural disasters.

The NRC has published a job vacancy announcement on November 20, 2023 for qualified Ethiopia’s to fill in the vacant post of Blue Economy Expert to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

NRC Job Vacancy 2023

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Blue Economy Expert will be expected to:

  • Support the implementation of the blue economy and AIM Strategies including the development of annual and multi-year work plans and budgets;
  • Provide technical support in the development of concept notes and programmes to facilitate implementation of the strategies by member states and RECs.
  • Undertake preparations of policy and technical documents for meetings and others
  • Conduct policy research to inform the development of African common positions on blue economy related subjects.
  • Undertake assessments as a basis for supporting member states including on capacity building.
  • Undertake monitoring, evaluation and reporting on the implementation of blue economy strategies and programmes.
  • Supporting member states and RECs in the domestication of the blue economy strategies including in policy development or alignment.
  • Support visibility of blue economy activities, results and output through communication and various platforms.
  • Develop and maintain a database of blue economy focal points in member states and RECs.
  • Contribute to the routine activities of the Directorate of Sustainable Environment and Blue Economy.
  • Undertake any other activity as assigned by the supervisor.

Position in Organization:

  • Blue Economy Expert
  • Job Identification: 12676
  • Job Category: Climate
  • Posting Date: 17/11/2023, 13:10
  • Apply Before: 02/12/2023, 13:10
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Locations: Addis Ababa – Deployment

Minimum Requirements:


  • Master’s degree in Biology, Oceanography, Fisheries, Environmental Science.

Essential Work experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years demonstrated experience working in Africa on issues of fisheries, marine biology, shipping, coastal zone management, offshore mining.
  • Experience in negotiating blue economy related agreements.
  • Experience in the development of blue economy policies and management plans for marine or freshwater resources.
  • Experience in monitoring, evaluation and reporting.


  • Fluency in written and spoken English (essential)
  • Knowledge of any other AU languages is an advantage.

How to Apply NRC Blue Economy Expert Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: December 02, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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