About the foundation


Knight Foundation seeks people who have the ability to discover the facts, the vision to see what’s possible, the courage to push for change, the know-how to get it done and the tenacity that gets results. If this describes your capabilities, we want to hear from you.

Open Positions:


Innovation Associate (Miami, Fla.)

Knight Foundation is seeking someone who can help us infuse Knight’s grantmaking with technological innovations. We welcome your application for the program associate position if you are team-oriented, creative and adaptable.  This position reports to the Vice President/Innovation and is based in Miami, Florida. Read more.

Accounts Payable Clerk (Miami, Fla.)

Knight Foundation seeks an accounts payable clerk who will report to our controller to support month- and year-end closings and budgeting. Your duties will include supporting the work of our accounting team. Read more

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant (Miami, Fla.)

Knight Foundation seeks a receptionist/administrative assistant with strong customer service skills to join our staff in Miami. The role requires an office professional with a warm and welcoming demeanor. Reporting to the Manager of Administrative Services, he or she will work with other team members and program staff in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment. Read more

Venture Investments Associate (Miami, Fla.)

Knight Foundation is seeking a venture investments associate to evaluate investments and manage value-added services for portfolio companies of the Knight Enterprise Fund. The fund is an allocation of up to $20 million from Knight Foundation’s endowment that invests in startups aligning with Knight’s mission of promoting informed and engaged communities.  Read more.


Gain 10 weeks of experience at one of the largest nonprofit foundations in the United States. We offer competitive paid internships that allow interns to help us provide communities with the tools to shape their own futures. Applications for Knight internships are now closed. They will reopen in January 2017.  Read more here.