Exciting & Rewarding Career Opportunities with the SFPA


The Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority is committed to the effective and fair regulation of the Irish Sea-Fishing and Seafood Sectors.


Working in consultation with all stakeholders, and in particular with our Consultative Committee, the SFPA is strongly committed to playing its part in ensuring a strong future for the Irish Fishing Industry built on the principles of conservation, compliance and sustainability.




The SFPA is located in Clonakilty, the vibrant, cosmopolitan seaside town ideally located in West Cork, and within easy reach of Cork City.


Clonakilty is home to some of Ireland’s finest award winning food producers and restaurants.  It offers a selection of both English speaking and Irish speaking primary and secondary schools and a wide range of sporting activities from rugby and GAA to water sports and golf.


Current Vacancies


Executive Manager - ICT (AP)

The Sea Fisheries Protection Authority (SFPA) is seeking to appoint an Executive Manager ICT to manage and supervise the organisation's IT function which includes overseeing a team of IT professionals and ensuring all technology systems and applications operate efficiently, reliably and in line with Government policy. The Executive Manager will play a key role in further developing the IT capability of the SFPA and supporting the delivery of the SFPA's goals and objectives.

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 14th October 2022

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