We seek to build a staff that brings a variety of perspectives and backgrounds to our philanthropic work. We are committed to diversity in all aspects of our hiring practices and are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
San Francisco or Los Angeles
The Program Associate provides program-related support to the multi-initiative portfolio team to facilitate the grantmaking and grants-monitoring processes, and to support relationship building in the field. The Program Associate may be involved in the initial screening of potential grantees, arranging meetings with potential grantees, preparing docket materials, and monitoring ongoing grants. The Program Associate also monitors administrative and Foundation Administered Projects (FAP) budgets and consultant contracts for a given initiative or project. Working closely with the Grants Administration team, the Program Associate ensures that grantmaking adheres to Foundation policies, procedures, and deadlines. The Program Associate will work in partnership with the Foundation’s program staff and other staff on a set of initiatives that advance Irvine’s efforts to give all low-income workers in California the power to advance economically. Program Associates work in teams by initiatives, which may be led by a Portfolio Director or another senior staff member. Program Associates have an Advisor, typically a Portfolio Director, who provides professional development coaching and performance assessments.
Interested applicants should submit their cover letter and resume to:
Mail: The James Irvine Foundation
Human Resources Department
One Bush Street, Suite 800
San Francisco, CA 94104
Application deadline: December 21, 2018
The James Irvine Foundation offers an attractive benefits package. The Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants who reflect the diversity of California. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance (“FCO”).
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