Program Officer - Project and Business Integration

Reporting to the Chief of Staff / Director of Entrepreneurial Communities, the Program Officer - Project and Business Integration enables the Chief of Staff / Director to focus most effectively on coordinating high-level operational, financial, planning and strategic areas of the Entrepreneurship department.

The Program Officer - Project and Business Integration will operate across three key functions: serving as right-hand support to the Chief of Staff / Director of Entrepreneurial Communities to assist in carrying out Entrepreneurship department activities; acting as oversight project / program and business integration manager to synthesize internal and external program related activity; and devise, document and deliver performance metrics and reporting across the Foundation's strategic initiatives.

A successful candidate profile includes (but is not limited to):

  • Experience as a business or program analyst (highly preferred).
  • Knowledge of generating process documentation, program metrics, and reports.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to easily process research and analysis, particularly related to data collection and research related to economic development, entrepreneurship, cities, or related topics. Ability to think rigorously and analytically about advanced research and policy issues.
  • Strong business acumen and cross-functional experience.
  • An understanding of, or interest in, place-based philanthropy and expressed interest in metropolitan issues related to economic growth opportunity and entrepreneurship.

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