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.

To learn more about any of the following career opportunities, please click the position title:

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Community and Family Engagement Director

The Community and Family Engagement Director will be a limited term employee of the Kauffman Foundation until the launch of Great Schools Fund as an independent charitable organization.

Director of Information Technology

The Director of Information Technology will report to the VP Finance and Administration and will supervise the IT team, including infrastructure, development, and support.

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.