Aquatech Business Manager


Bord Iascaigh Mhara / BIM is pleased to welcome applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the post of:


Aquatech Business Manager

(AP, Permanent and Full-time)


About BIM

BIM is a non-commercial semi-state body, formally established by statute (Irish Sea Fisheries Act 1952) and an agency of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM).  It is the Irish State agency responsible for developing the Irish seafood industry.  BIM’s strategy aims to enhance the competitiveness of the Irish seafood sector focusing on the following five key strategic priorities: Sustainability, Skills, Innovation, Competitiveness, Leadership.


The organisation has six business units: Seafood Technical Services, Skills Development Services, Corporate Services, Development and Innovation Services, Economic and Strategic Services and Corporate Communications.  BIM’s head-office is in Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.


In supporting the seafood sector, BIM’s staff are also strategically located in the coastal communities which they serve, including offices in Clonakilty, Galway and Killybegs. In addition, BIM’s two training colleges are located in Greencastle, Co. Donegal and Castletownbere, Co. Cork.


Brief description of Role

The Aquatech Business Manager will be a key member of BIM’s Development & Innovation Team and will lead the implementation of the business development and innovation components of BIM’s Strategic Plan.



In accordance with the Public Sector, Department of Finance the approved Salary Scale is a salary range of €75,822 to €94,491 (as at 1st October 2023) per annum pro-rated with time worked.


How to apply:

A full C.V. together with a letter of application and completed BIM application form, summarising experience and skill sets applicable to the position should be emailed to or posted to Human Resources of BIM, Crofton Road, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.


The closing date for Applications is 5 p.m. 22nd March 2024.


Please note that late applications will not be accepted.  The full candidate briefing pack and the required application form are available here.


If you have any queries or for additional information, please contact



BIM is an Equal Opportunities Employer