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

HEO Enforcement Unit

The successful candidate will perform a specialist role in support of SFPA enforcement of prosecutions and Administration Sanctions related to fisheries conservation and seafood safety. Closing date is 12 noon on Thursday 4th of February 2021.


Finance Senior Administrator (EO)

We are seeking applications for a motivated self-starter with 2-3 years relevant experience in a Finance function who has the ability to support the Finance Team in monitoring the Financial Progress of projects and other duties. Closing date is 12 noon on Tuesday 2nd of February 2021.


Find out more about the SFPA

Recruitment Enquiries

Contact Shane Mullen, Recruitment Specialist at Sigmar Recruitment on +353 1 9619 774 or email sfpa@sigmar.ie

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