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Individual Consultants

Current Job Opportunities

Trainee / Junior Consultant FAME

The consortium COFAD GmbH / GOPA Com. is looking for a Trainee / Junior Consultant to assist the Fisheries and Aquaculture Monitoring and Evaluation Support Unit (FAME SU) located in Brussels. The contract period will last for 6 months with the possibility of further extension.


Key requirements:

  • a BA or higher in a subject related to FAMESupport Unit activities;
  • minimum 1 year of relevant work experience;
  • a good knowledge of the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP);
  • a perfect command of English both spoken and written;
  • an excellent command of MS Office Suite.


  • knowledge of the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF);
  • experience in data base management;
  • native English.

Are you interested in developing your skills and knowledge in an international environment? Please send your CV together with a short motivation letter to:


Permanent Search for Consultants / Registration with COFAD's Consultant Data Base

We are permanently seeking international specialists in the fields of

  • Natural resources conservation and management
  • Coastal zone management
  • Watershed management

for potential long- and short-term assignments.

If you are interested, please send an up-to-date CV (preferably MS Word format) along with your contact details to


Consulting Companies

We welcome opportunities for teaming up with other consulting companies, specialised, among other fields, in

  • Nature conservation (aquatic environments)
  • Marine and coastal fisheries
  • Fish processing and marketing, quality control.

Please call Suitbert Schmüdderich at +49-8808-9207-0,

fax us at: +49-8808-9207-29, or send an email:


Current Projects

COFAD seeks regional bidding-partners for EU-service contracts related to the Common Fisheries Policy, the European Fisheries Fund and the "acquis communautaire" in accession countries. We are also glad to join a consortium as specialist for the fisheries sector in multi-sector projects and programms.