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Director of Principal Giving


Do you like to work with high-capacity prospects?  Do you like to solicit and secure million-dollar gifts?  Do you like to make transformative projects a reality?  If you answered yes to these questions, then we want to talk to you! 

The West Virginia University Foundation is seeking a Director of Principal Giving to build and manage a personal pipeline of $1M-$5M prospects and collaborate with colleagues in the University units to help them move their principal gift prospects along to fruition.  This position combines personal fundraising goals with management responsibilities.  It is perfect for a person with five or more years of successful fundraising experience and a Bachelor’s degree who is interested in adding or expanding her/his management footprint. 

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the position is open until filled. Qualified candidates should send a cover letter outlining how their specific skills and experiences match the above requirements and a current resume to

*Please include “PRINGIFT" (all one word - no spaces) in the subject line of the email.

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