Job Listings

Listed below are the current openings for ASMFC and its member states. All ASMFC correspondence should include cover letter and resume and emailed to Please be sure to include the vacancy announcement number in your correspondence. Resumes will be reviewed when received, and ASMFC will follow up with qualified candidates.

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  • Request for Proposals: SEAMAP Website Redesign

    Post Date: Aug 28, 2023

    The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking a web developer to design and host a new website for the South Atlantic portion of the Southeast Area Monitoring and Assessment Program (SEAMAP). SEAMAP aids in the collection, management, and dissemination of fishery-independent data throughout coastal waters in the southeastern US. The primary goal of this website is to serve as an information hub for the public and state agency members to access resources pertaining to southeastern coastal surveys. The website should heighten the understanding and use of SEAMAP surveys and the importance of fishery-independent data, while also being a repository for information.


    The Commission requires a developer who has demonstrated experience in managing website projects and expertise with best practices regarding successful website design, development, and deployment. The ideal developer for this project should be able to design and execute a dynamic and modern website that helps showcase the purpose of SEAMAP to the public while acting as an active resource for SEAMAP survey managers. The ideal developer will also be willing to work closely with the Commission to create a website that is easy to update by the web manager.


    Proposals should provide a cost estimate that takes into account all design and functionality elements from the RFP, including security measures and hosting. The chosen developer may have an opportunity to work on similar future projects for the Commission.


    Applicants seeking to apply to the RFP must submit, as a single file, an electronic proposal by email no later than midnight EST on October 13, 2023 to Jainita Patel at Please see the RFP for complete proposal details, qualifying requirements, and submission instructions.


  • Staff Accountant

    Post Date: Aug 24, 2023

    The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is seeking a talented and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Staff Accountant and contribute to our organization's financial management and play a vital role in maintaining accurate and timely financial records. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for processing accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions, ensuring proper documentation and timely payments; depositing receipts at the bank when received; assisting the Accounting Manager with disbursing special programs funds for the member states; assisting with monthly grant billings; providing support to the Accounting Manager during the annual external audit as well as other duties as assigned. 

    Qualifications: Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. Additional qualifications include experience and strong knowledge of accounting principles and practices; familiarity with MIP accounting software, or a comparable fund accounting software; proficiency in MS Office; excellent attention to detail and analytical skills; ability to work independently and meet deadlines; and strong communication and interpersonal skills. Must be eligible to work in the United States.

    Application Process: Please email a resume and cover letter referencing the vacancy number (23-010) to Human Resources, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, 1050 N. Highland Street; Suite 200 A-N, Arlington, VA 22201 ( by the closing date of September 14, 2023. The vacancy number (23-010) must be identified in the subject line.