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Help create a global island community and incredible virtual events

We want to help island stakeholders share best practice and knowledge to help drive economic performance, ensure political stability and promote good governance.To succeed in our mission, we hire dedicated and highly skilled individuals who support our goals.

If you want to help increase the sustainability, resilience and success of island communities across the globe, and you bring valuable skills to the organisation, we want you as part of the Island Innovation team.

Our Fellowship Program 

This voluntary program allows interns to gain valuable experience working in a social enterprise within the sustainable development sector. We are a fully virtual company so we accept applications from all over the world and welcome candidates currently living on islands or in remote and rural regions.

The role includes:

Fellowship Project

A fellowship project will be assigned to each fellow. This project will be unique to each individual and will be assigned by the Director. The fellow will take responsibility for the coordination and execution of the project and will have full access to Island Innovation resources as well as guidance as needed from the team.

Administrative Support

The fellow may be asked to provide administrative support to the Director and Project Manager for the planning and coordination of events such as ad hoc webinars and also events relating directly to the summit. The fellow may be asked to contribute to research efforts by the content team.

Brand Marketing

Fellows will participate in media efforts that may take the form of social media posts, radio interviews and representation at events. Fellows may also be requested to investigate advertising opportunities for the brand.

Lead Account Manager  – Applications now open

We are currently looking for a Lead Account Manager to join the Island Innovation team.

The position requires an individual who is motivated and works well independently as well within a virtual team environment. The ideal candidate for this role has a strong background in Digital Marketing, excellent communication skills, and strong leadership skills, as well as experience managing a team of Account Management professionals within an agency environment. Projects will include a broad range of digital marketing projects, public relations and virtual/hybrid events.

You can read the full job description here.

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Ambassador Program

If the fellowship program is not right for you, but you’d like to support Island Innovation and our mission, then you might want to apply for our Ambassdor Program which runs annually. Anyone, of any age, who resides or has resided on an island, and wishes to represent their island/country can apply.

Becoming an ambassador means you represent your country and network with policy-makers, entrepreneurs and NGO leaders while gaining industry experience, exposure and recognition.

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