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DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PHARMACY
WVU FOUNDATION, INC. 
 

The West Virginia University Foundation, Inc., a non-profit specifically designated to aid, further and support the work and purposes of West Virginia University, is seeking an accomplished professional to join our fundraising team as Director of Development for the WVU School of Pharmacy, Morgantown, WV.

The Director of Development will lead a comprehensive, integrated development program to its next level of accomplishment in support of the WVU School of Pharmacy mission as part of the Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University. As the School’s development officer, the Director of Development works closely with the Dean of the School of Pharmacy on engagement of high potential prospects for support of the School’s priority funding objectives.

The Director of Development will establish and manage relationships with an active portfolio on average of over 100 high potential gift prospects on behalf of philanthropic support for the School. Portfolio prospects will include individuals, corporations and foundations with heavy emphasis on individuals with high gift capacity. Quantifiable performance expectations are part of annual performance objectives.

Candidates must have a degree in marketing, public relations, business or a related field and five years of fund raising experience with a proven track record in major gift fund raising from individual, corporate, and foundation sources. Experience in a university health sciences center and capital campaign experience are highly desirable. Strong written, verbal, organization, and interpersonal skills are required. Successful candidates will be self-motivated and possess the ability to work as a team member within a complex organization requiring collaboration, teamwork and communication.

Screening of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and current resume via electronic mail to:

hr@wvuf.org

Please include “DODPHARM” (all one word – no spaces) in the subject line of email.

The WVU Foundation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.


STAFF ACCOUNTANT
WVU FOUNDATION, INC. 

The West Virginia University Foundation, Inc., has an exciting opportunity for a Staff Accountant to join the finance and accounting team. This position will report to the Senior Accountant and be responsible for assisting in the monthly close process, maintaining monthly reconciliations, annual audit duties and preparation of ad hoc reports.  The Staff Accountant will also assist the Disbursement Services function through invoice and vendor management and will aid in grant reporting and cash assurance activities.

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in business discipline (accounting major preferred) and zero to two years related experience and/or training. Strong written, verbal, interpersonal, and organizational skills are required.  Successful candidates will have the ability to work individually and as part of a team.

Screening of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.  Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and current resume via electronic mail to:

hr@wvuf.org

Please include “STAFFACCT” (all one word – no spaces) in the subject line of the email.

The WVU Foundation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.


MOUNTAINEER LINE

The Mountaineer Line is a student-staffed fundraising program at the WVU Foundation.  Employing 50 WVU students, the Mountaineer Line contacts more than 30,000 WVU alumni and friends each year.

Our phone calls allow West Virginia University to make contact with alumni and friends every year that might not otherwise be possible.  Student callers also update demographic information ensuring everyone can stay connected to WVU.

Some of the perks of working at the Mountaineer Line include:

  • Great experience
  • Help your college/school
  • Job contacts
  • Relaxed environment
  • Flexible hours
  • Competitive pay
  • No work during university holidays

Our offices are located in the Wharf District next to the Waterfront Place Hotel.  Adequate transportation is required to be considered for any position.  If you have any questions about the Mountaineer Line, please contact us at 304-284-4071.

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