Overview

  • Organization TypeAdvocacy NGO
  • Staff101-250
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded2001
Oceana, founded in 2001, is the largest international organization focused solely on ocean conservation. Oceana campaigns to protect and restore the world's oceans. Our team of marine scientists, economists, lawyers and advocates win specific and concrete policy changes to reduce pollution and to prevent the irreversible collapse of fish populations, marine mammals and other sea life. Oceana seeks to make our oceans as rich, healthy and abundant as they once were. We look to a future in which dolphin sightings are common along any temperate coast; in which mighty marlins, sharks and tuna are abundant once again; in which whales and sea turtles thrive, cod are plentiful on both sides of the Atlantic, local fishing cultures thrive rather than decline and in which fish are a safe, growing and plentiful source of food around the world.   What We Do Oceana was created to identify practical solutions and make them happen. The good news is that we can restore our oceans to their former glory. In many cases, laws governing fishing and pollution already exist – we simply need to enforce them and ensure that management and industry obey a few commonsense principles. To most effectively protect the world’s oceans, Oceana is: Marine-focused: Oceana is 100 percent dedicated to fighting on behalf of oceans.   Global: We have campaign offices in North America, South America, Central America and Europe.   Campaign-driven: We channel our resources towards a limited number of strategic, directed campaigns to achieve measurable outcomes that will help return our oceans to former levels of abundance. Some of our campaigns are regional, others are international.   Fact-based: We believe in the importance of science in identifying problems and solutions.    

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    Careers

    Job openings over the past year

    22Total posted jobs

    Examples of past jobs

    • Senior Development Manager
      United Kingdom
    • Vice President
      Brazil

    Staff at Oceana have experience in

    Sectors

    • research & development
    • market research
    • development
    • tertiary education
    • project support

    Funders

    • acumen
    • global affairs canada
    • goal global

    Countries

    • united states
    • australia
    • worldwide
    • canada
    • bosnia and herzegovina

    Skills

    • managerial experience
    • business development
    • experience in recruitment
    • international experience
    • with experience in conflict areas

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    Company Offices
    • United States (headquarters)
    • Washington, D. C.
    • 1350 Connecticut Ave., NW

    Experience

    Primary sectors

    Market Research
    Media Affairs / Public Relations
    Events / Training
    Solar / Wind / Biofuels
    Aquaculture
    Research & Development
    International Law
    Conservation
    Reproductive Health
    Financial Services

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