Jobs At Herring Gut
Herring Gut Learning Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, political affiliation, age, or religious beliefs in the administration of its programs.
Executive Assistant/Development Assistant
Herring Gut Learning Center in Port Clyde, Maine, fosters the economic, social and environmental resilience of coastal communities through student and public educational programs and partnerships that focus on marine resources.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Executive Assistant/Development Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to the Director, which includes answering the phone, scheduling meetings, recording meeting discussions and greeting visitors. This individual will assist with registrations, marketing, and programming. Working cooperatively and effectively with Trustees, committee members, and staff to provide support in the center’s day-to-day operations is critical. Researching, editing and sending grants, support around events, and volunteer coordination is essential to the development aspect of this position.
The candidate should be detail oriented, able to simultaneously manage multiple projects, and have a keen interest and commitment to Herring Gut’s mission and programs. He or she should possess strong written and communication skills, knowledge of MS Office and development databases, and a sense of humor. Nonprofit experience is a plus.
Please send resume, cover letter, writing sample and references to firstname.lastname@example.org or to P.O. Box 286 Port Clyde, Maine 04855 by Friday, April 29th. Herring Gut Learning Center is an equal opportunity employer.
"Herring Gut taught me almost everything I needed to know for my current job ... They also have helped me through some of the roughest patches in my life by just being there and encouraging me to be better."
"Herring Gut was absolutely amazing. The teachers there were also great. I learned a lot by going there."