Investment Analyst, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

The Kellogg Foundation is based in Battle Creek, Michigan, and works throughout the United States and internationally, as well as with sovereign tribes. Special emphasis is paid to priority places where there are high concentrations of poverty and where children face significant barriers to success. WKKF priority places in the U.S. are in Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico and New Orleans; and internationally, are in Mexico and Haiti. For more information, visit

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), founded in 1930 as an independent, private foundation by breakfast cereal innovator and entrepreneur, Will Keith Kellogg, is among the largest philanthropic foundations in the United States. Guided by the belief that all children should have an equal opportunity to thrive, WKKF works with communities to create conditions for vulnerable children so they can realize their full potential in school, work and life. 

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), a leading philanthropic force helping communities create the conditions children need to thrive, is seeking nominations and applications for two (2) Investment Analyst roles.  The new investment analysts will provide in-depth research and analytical support to the vice president – chief investment officer (VP-CIO) and the investments team including portfolio and security analysis, evaluation of investment managers, economic analysis, work with data systems (maintenance, reporting, analytics), collaborating on the preparation of Board reports, and portfolio accounting work.

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The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate degree (with progress toward a CFA preferred) and 1-5 years practical work experience or equivalent (including internships) in fields relevant to assigned responsibilities with investments, accounting, or finance emphasis. The successful candidate will possess an understanding of the equity and/or fixed income markets and preferably have prior experience with Factset and Bloomberg. He/She/They will have experience working effectively with persons from diverse cultural, social, and ethnic backgrounds and the ability to drive strong relationships.

Salary & Benefits: 

The Kellogg Foundation offers an excellent total compensation/rewards package that includes competitive pay (commensurate with experience, education, credentials, and performance) and a comprehensive benefits program.

How To Apply: 

Review of applicant materials will begin immediately and continue until finalist candidates have been identified.  Applications including a cover letter describing your interest and qualifications, your resume, and where you learned of the position should be sent to: In order to expedite the internal sorting and reviewing process, please type your name (Last, First) and the job title as only contents in the subject line of your e-mail.

Hiring Organization: 
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Investment Analyst (2 positions)
City and State: 
Battle Creek MI
Hiring Deadline: 
April 30, 2019

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and proudly values diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.