Program Officer in Entrepreneurship

Reporting to the Director of Entrepreneurial Communities, the Program Officer manages a diverse grant portfolio that addresses the removal of systemic barriers entrepreneurs face in starting and growing businesses.

The Program Officer will be responsible for rigorously evaluating potential grantees, both remotely and in person, based on financial and organizational capacity, as well as strategic fit; review grant proposals; ensure grants are aligned with program strategies; report clearly defined outcomes/metrics; manage and oversee assigned grant portfolio, including monitoring grantee spending and performance; assist in connecting and convening grantees to share best practices of their work, and help inform the field of best practices to reduce barriers; identify program partners for implementation; and more.

Qualified candidates must be highly motivated, capable of self-directed work, detail-oriented and able to work collaboratively across teams and departments. Incumbents must exhibit a keen sense of responsibility and enjoy working with multiple demands, shifting priorities and constant change.

For a complete description of the position, and instructions on how to apply, please read this document.