Join the High Seas Alliance: New Exciting Opportunity to Join the Team

Date: 28th February 2023

Are you passionate about marine biodiversity? We are thrilled to announce an exciting opportunity to join the High Seas Alliance (HSA) core team as Regional Coordinator. If you share our dedication to the protection of the High Seas, we invite you to apply for this vital role.


Africa Regional Coordinator

As the Africa Regional Coordinator, you will be the linchpin connecting HSA member groups in Southern, Central and Eastern Africa. Your role will be instrumental in achieving the Alliance’s goal of High Seas Treaty ratification by at least 60 countries by June 2025, ushering in a new era of protection for marine biodiversity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and connect HSA member groups in the Africa region.
  • Actively contribute to the ratification of the High Seas Treaty.
  • Stay informed about local politics and public sentiment in Africa.
  • Conduct in-person visits to national and regional representatives and HSA member groups.
  • Support strong institutional setup and implementation of the High Seas Treaty


  • Experience leading projects or campaigns in ocean conservation 
  • Experience working with multiple partners 
  • Ability to work on teams with diverse perspectives, values and identities
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Strong organizational skills 
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Ability to travel as needed


Application Process

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a cover letter (max 2 pages) to Ensure to mention the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line.

Africa Regional Coordinator: Deadline for applications is March 31st 2024.

If you are from and based in the region,  apply today to join the High Seas Alliance.

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