Careers at the Kauffman Foundation

Thank you for your interest in careers at the Kauffman Foundation.

Associates of the Kauffman Foundation work in partnership with people who share a passion for entrepreneurship and education.

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, welcoming people to flourish in an open and inclusive work environment. A diverse pool of candidates is welcomed and encouraged. All applications are held in confidence, consistent with our Online Resume Submission Policy.

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Communications Director - Entrepreneurship

The Kauffman Foundation seeks a Communications Director for Entrepreneurship, responsible for working with the Vice President of Public Affairs and Communications to develop and execute a strategic communications plan for the Foundation's entrepreneurship program area.

Communications Director - Education

The Kauffman Foundation seeks a Communications Director for Education, responsible for working with the Vice President of Public Affairs and Communications to develop and execute a strategic communications plan for the Foundation's education program area.

IT Operations Coordinator

The Kauffman Foundation seeks an IT Operations Coordinator, who will report to the Director of Information Technology and will work collaboratively with other IT associates, outsourced vendors and Foundation staff.

Director of Metro Initiatives

The Kauffman Foundation's Entrepreneurship Department has an opening for a Director of Metro Initiatives, who will be responsible for creating a playbook of future economies for entrepreneurial ecosystems.

Kansas City Scholars Executive Director

The Kauffman Foundation is seeking an Executive Director to be part of the launch and implementation of the Kansas City Scholars program.

Kansas City Scholars Director of Development

The Kauffman Foundation is seeking a Director of Development to provide leadership, management and coordination for the Kansas City Scholars' broad-based fundraising efforts.

Ewing Marion Kauffman School Openings

The Kauffman School, which is inspired and supported by the Kauffman Foundation, has openings for a number of positions.