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:

2019 Internship Program

The Kauffman Foundation Summer Internship program will engage a diverse group of 15-20 college students (undergraduate and graduate level) in a paid summer internship experience in Kansas City, Missouri, with three components: meaningful project work, civic engagement, and professional development.
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Program Officer – Policy

The Program Officer in Policy will manage a portfolio of grants and programmatic activities designed to improve public policy for entrepreneurs. This position will also provide in-house policy support and guidance to members of the Entrepreneurship Department.
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Senior Finance & Grants Analyst

The Senior Finance & Grants Analyst will report to the Director in Finance & Grants, and as a team, will provide collaborative internal consultancy services to the program staff regarding grantmaking and budget processes.
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Program Officer in Entrepreneurship – Kansas City

The Program Officer manages a diverse grant portfolio that focuses on supporting our work within the Kansas City regional area.
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Program Officer – Data and Measurement

The Program Officer – Data and Measurement manages a grant portfolio that focuses on data-driven research, methods of measuring key concepts, and other data-related initiatives, including: new mechanisms to gather, compile, and access data; data applications; and validation of new measurement approaches that support research focused on informing entrepreneurs, organizations that support entrepreneurs, decision-makers, and policymakers.
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Ewing Marion Kauffman School Openings

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