Jobs At Helmsley

The grantmakers and other professional staff members that comprise the Helmsley Charitable Trust come from an astonishing array of backgrounds and bring with them a wealth of experience and expertise from across the philanthropic and private sectors. Helmsley women and men are intelligent, creative, forward thinking, passionate about their work, and strongly committed to working productively with one another and with our grantees and other collaborators. Each was drawn to Helmsley by the same opportunity: to help build this large and still relatively new organization into a leading global charitable institution that will drive meaningful and measurable positive change in lives throughout the U.S. and around the world for many years to come.

If you are interested in joining the Helmsley team, please review the openings listed below and follow the related application instructions.

Associate Program Officer, Crohn's Disease

The Helmsley Charitable Trust seeks an Associate Program Officer (APO) to directly support the Crohn’s Disease Program Director and Officers. The APO will be responsible for administration of approximately one-third of the portfolio of funded projects, as well as helping to identify and develop...

Associate Program Officer, NYC Regional Grants

The Associate Program Officer (APO) will work with the New York City Regional Grants Program Officer in developing and managing a grants program of about $5 million annually for the New York City Regional Grants Program. The APO will engage in substantive programmatic support to the portfolio...

Associate Program Officer, Type 1 Diabetes

The Helmsley Charitable Trust seeks an Associate Program Officer (APO) to directly support the Type 1 Diabetes Program Officers within an evolving grant portfolio that aims to identify biomedical interventions to delay and prevent the disease. 

The APO will be responsible for substantive...

Chief Financial Officer

The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is a key member of Helmsley’s senior management team and a thought partner to the CEO and the Trustees. S/he works closely with the CEO and each member of the senior management team (Chief Investment Officer, General Counsel,...

Communications Associate

The Communications Associate will have the opportunity to help support the growing communications function of one of the newest and largest philanthropic institutions in the country. The Communications Associate will work alongside another Communications Associate to oversee the maintenance of...

Financial Planning Associate

The Financial Planning Associate will report to the Director of Financial Planning and Analysis in developing systems, implementing processes, and providing analysis to stakeholders at a variety of levels across the organization.  This position serves administrative departments and programs in...

Program Officer, Crohn's Disease

The Helmsley Charitable Trust seeks a Program Officer (PO) to directly support the Crohn’s Disease Program Director within an evolving grant portfolio and to be responsible for designing, executing, and evaluating grants and programs focused on technology and therapeutic development in Crohn’s...

Program Officer, Helmsley Pool

The Helmsley Pool is an exciting, new initiative introducing collaborative funding across Helmsley’s six programs.  Helmsley, through the Helmsley Pool, has the opportunity to invest in innovative, cross-cutting work and incubate new projects in the health space, leveraging expertise in our...

Program Officer, Vulnerable Children in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Helmsley Charitable Trust seeks a Program Officer (PO) to directly support the Vulnerable Children (VC) in Sub-Saharan Africa Program Director within an evolving grant portfolio that aims to identify health interventions to improve the livelihoods of children, their families, and their...