AGOURA HILLS, CA
The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation was created in 1944 by international business pioneer Conrad N. Hilton, who founded Hilton Hotels and left his fortune to help the world’s disadvantaged and vulnerable people. The Foundation currently conducts strategic initiatives in six priority areas: providing safe water, ending chronic homelessness, preventing substance use, helping children affected by HIV and AIDS, supporting transition age youth in foster care, and extending Conrad Hilton’s support for the work of Catholic Sisters. In addition, following selection by an independent international jury, the Foundation annually awards the $2 million Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize to a nonprofit organization doing extraordinary work to reduce human suffering. In 2017, the Humanitarian Prize was awarded to icddr,b, an international health research institute dedicated to solving the most serious health issues facing low and middle-income countries. From its inception, the Foundation has awarded more than $1.5 billion in grants, distributing $109 million in the U.S. and around the world in 2016. The Foundation’s current assets are approximately $2.6 billion. For more information, please visit www.hiltonfoundation.org/
The Program Associate will assist in coordinating the domestic grant making activities of the of the program department, provide administrative support to their respective program teams, and act as a liaison between program staff, grantees and external consultants. S/he will provide support for key operational and administrative areas of the team, including: project tracking, communications, coordination of meetings and, grant oversight, and planning. This position will also assist the team with general administration functions.
This position will work closely with the program staff in the Chronic Homelessness Initiative and as a member of the team, the Program Associate will participate in project and department-wide activities, meetings and conferences.
This is a temporary position (full-time) with a minimum commitment of six (6) months starting in August 2018.
Coordinate the Grant Making Process
Program Administrative Support