Down East Employment

Down East Building

Down East Enterprise employees work in a summer “cottage” called Roxmont, located on Route 1 in Rockport, Maine. From the heart of midcoast Maine, we publish Down East magazine and Shooting Sportsman magazine, and operate the magazines’ respective websites ( and, plus, Maine Homes by Down East and the Down East Shop. Down East magazine also has a sales office on Commercial Street, on the waterfront in Portland. For general inquiries about employment opportunities, please send an e-mail to our Human Resources Department.

Current Openings

Project Coordinator

This is an entry-level position with a lot of growth potential into a variety of fields in the publishing world. As the Project Coordinator your primary responsibility will be to support advertising customers for Down East magazine by collecting client’s ad materials (ad trafficking) for print and digital advertising campaigns. In this role, customer service is essential, as many clients require guidance and recommendations. Additional responsibilities will include project management for a variety of sales-related tasks ranging from marketing, direct mail, sponsored content, custom publishing, and digital campaigns. Throughout all of these projects you will be working across departments including design, editorial, digital, sales, and accounting. Candidates need to be willing and able to do what it takes to get the job done and support the sales and marketing teams.

A full job description will be provided upon request. If interested in joining a creative and fun group – please submit your cover letter and resume.

Sales Associate/Receptionist

Down East is looking for a full-time Sales Associate/Receptionist for our Down East Shop in Rockport.

The ideal candidate will have cash register experience and a desire to work in a retail shop. Receptionist/switchboard experience is a plus. We are looking for someone who can handle multiple tasks and has a pleasant demeanor and experience working with a wide variety of people.

For immediate consideration please send resumé and cover letter to:

Down East Enterprise, Inc.
P.O. Box 679
Camden, ME 04843


About Down East

Down East Enterprise, Inc. is a multimedia company based in Rockport, Maine. The company’s flagship publication, Down East: The Magazine of Maine is the largest paid circulation magazine dedicated to the Pine Tree State. For more than six decades, Down East has been the authority on Maine, and today continues to capture readers’ attention with an insider look at contemporary life in Maine. People who love Maine love Down East.