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:

Accounts Payable & Payroll Supervisor

Reporting to the Director of Financial Reporting and working collaboratively with other Foundation staff, this position will be responsible for providing direction and management of accounts payable and payroll functions, including supervising three team members.
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Senior Program Assistant

The Senior Program Assistant reports to the Real World Learning (RWL) Education team and also provides executive level and project management support to the team.
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Senior Financial Analyst

The Senior Financial Analyst reports to the Director of Financial Reporting and is responsible for investment accounting, tax preparation, and managing vendor relationships (auditors, tax accountants, and investment custodian).
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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 – 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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