Foundation Job

The newest posting on the Tactical Philanthropy Job Board comes from The Jenesis Group:

Program Associate
Established in 1987, the Jenesis Group is a private family foundation bringing innovation and an entrepreneurial philosophy to philanthropy. Focusing their efforts on the education and development of youth & young adults in underserved communities, Jenesis has chosen Social Entrepreneurs as their change agent of choice to empower disadvantaged and/or at-risk youth to become productive citizens in our democratic society. The Jenesis Group considers it a privilege to include entrepreneurial organizations such as Ashoka, Year Up, College Summit, Sports4Kids, Latin American Youth Center and Positive Coaching Alliance amongst its list of impressive grantees. In addition to its diverse grantmaking programs, Jenesis seeks to leverage its impact by collaborating with like-minded individuals and organizations.

A new position created due to organizational growth, the Program Associate will provide integral support to a very small and highly functioning team. As such, the Program Associate will work closely with the Senior Program Officer to manage all administrative components of Jenesis’ grantmaking process, including reviewing and processing requests, ensuring accurate payment and accounting of grants, and providing comprehensive reports to senior management. This position provides an exciting opportunity to be involved in innovative and entrepreneurial grantmaking and offers room for professional growth.

You can find all the details here.