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Are you searching for an opportunity to affect social change and have an impact? Are you passionate about using philanthropy to address the world’s biggest issues in just and lasting ways? You’ve come to the right place. TPI’s strength lies in our team of individuals who distinguish themselves as thought leaders and trusted advisors. Explore open opportunities below.

The Philanthropic Initiative (TPI) is an operating unit of the Boston Foundation. All applications must be submitted through the Careers page on the Boston Foundation’s website.

TPI is currently hiring for the following open position(s):

Senior Philanthropic Advisor

TPI Senior Philanthropic Advisors focus primarily on programmatic and strategic planning work for TPI clients, assuming primary project management responsibility for some projects and clients. They work collaboratively as members of teams supporting specific client engagements in designing, developing, and evaluating philanthropic programs; researching philanthropic issues; and building and maintaining client relationships. Senior Philanthropic Advisors also participate in business development, thought leadership and field-building projects, and marketing efforts.

Philanthropic Advisor

TPI Philanthropic Advisors focus primarily on programmatic and strategic planning work for TPI clients. They work collaboratively as members of teams supporting specific client engagements in designing, developing, and evaluating philanthropic programs, and researching philanthropic issues.