Interested in Working at a Foundation?

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 -
2:15pm to 5:00pm EST
Philanthropy New York
4th Floor, 79 Fifth Avenue, NYC
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Learn about the field of philanthropy from two foundation staff members’ personal perspectives!

Bob Canace, program officer at The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation, will discuss the ins-and-outs of grantmaking at a family foundation, and administrative officer John Bateman will share his experience managing grant compliance, process, data and reporting.

Philanthropy New York members who receive requests for informational interviews from jobseekers may refer those individuals to us for this session.


The advantages and disadvantages of a career at a foundation

The range of jobs at a foundation and some general day-to-day responsibilities

A realistic picture of the number of jobs available in the field at a given time

This session will not include

Specific job leads


Individual interviews with contacts within the field

A Philanthropy New York Member Service, part of our "Grantmaking/Grants Management as a Career Series."

This program is "Completely Open."


John Bateman, Administrative Officer, The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation

Bob Canace, Program Officer, The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation

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