Executive Director

North Maine Woods, Inc | Ashland, ME, United States

Posted Date 5/14/2021


North Maine Woods, Inc., a Non-Profit Corporation, is currently seeking a motivated, reliable, and highly qualified individual to serve as our Executive Director at our Ashland, Maine headquarters. NMW oversees & manages the recreational use of approximately 4 million acres in northern and northwestern Maine on behalf of various private and public landowners. Primary goal of NMW is to provide safe, well-managed public access (both day-use and overnight camping) in the remote region.

POSITION OVERVIEW:  Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic direction of

North Maine Woods. The ideal candidate for this role has a hands-on background managing a large staff and has a passion for outdoor recreation. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and ensures that the Board’s goals are met efficiently and effectively. 

The Executive Director’s primary responsibilities include:

• Business and Financial Management of the Organization • Budgeting and Financial Reporting • Leadership of Day-to-Day Operations • Oversight of Management Staff • Recreational Management within Private Woodland Areas • Public Relations & Community Outreach


North Maine Woods offers competitive pay and comprehensive benefits package.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to

Ben Carlisle, President of North Maine Woods.

Applications and inquires can be submitted via e-mail to:

nmw@prentissandcarlisle.com, or by mail to:

P.O. Box 637, Bangor, ME, 04402-0637.

Applications will be accepted until June 15, 2021.

North Maine Woods, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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