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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 Associate, Marketing, Communications, and Client Relations

The Senior Associate, Marketing, Communications, and Client Relations plays a pivotal role on the TPI team by supporting all marketing, communications, and business development efforts and working collaboratively across TPI to support client engagements. The person in this position manages social media, digital marketing efforts, analytics, and reporting, and significantly contributes to content strategy and development. The ideal candidate will be a highly organized and motivated individual who demonstrates excellent communication skills, exceptional attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently.

Program Associate

TPI Program Associates focus primarily on supporting programmatic and strategic planning work for TPI clients and projects. Program Associates work collaboratively as members of teams supporting specific TPI client engagements; assume administrative responsibility for selected projects and programs; conduct research on philanthropic issues; and contribute to broader TPI marketing and thought leadership efforts.