At the Island Institute, we work alongside Maine’s island and coastal leaders to catalyze community sustainability. Our commitment to the islands of Maine includes sharing what works among these diverse locations, so that other island and coastal communities can meet the unique challenges they face.

This work wouldn't be possible without a talented staff that brings a wide range of experience, skills, and passion to everything we do. If you are interested in working with us, please continue to check this site or the Maine Association of Nonprofits Job Board—we post open positions as they become available across all of our project areas.

Please refer to each job description for application guidelines, and contact Karen Burns, Chief Talent Officer, at, with any additional questions.

Current open positions

Marketing Content Coordinator

The Island Institute seeks a Marketing Content Coordinator to work as a member of the Marketing Team and help maintain the organization’s brand and public image, especially as it relates to the Island Institute’s online presence. The Marketing Content Coordinator creates content for social media, emails, and the website, working with staff to ensure accuracy of information. This position supports the Marketing Strategist with content calendar inputs, deadlines, and cross-team sharing, and also seeks content assets and permissions for publication as needed. The Content Coordinator supports the broadening of the Island Institute’s online audience and increasing the public’s understanding of our mission.

Learn more about this position and apply here:
Marketing Content Coordinator