Annual Giving, Capital Campaigns/Endowment, Development - General
4 Year Degree
The Southern Virginia Higher Education Foundation (SVHEF), a non-profit organization located in South Boston, Virginia, seeks a forward-thinking, energetic, and enthusiastic individual to grow its development program in support of the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC). The SVHEC, a successful state agency, is an innovative and non-traditional institution of higher learning that leverages unique public/private partnerships to provide post-secondary educational opportunities to the citizens of rural and under served Southern Virginia.
The Director of Development will:
Under direction of the SVHEF Chairman and in coordination with the SVHEC Executive Director create a fund development plan that increases revenues to support the strategic direction of the organization
Develop short and long-range plans to expand the donor/supporter base
Identify and develop corporate, foundation, and individual prospects for the organization’s fundraising priorities
Oversee the planning and execution of special fundraising events as specified in the fund development plan to generate funds for the organization
Develop campaign strategies, timelines, revenue forecasts and an evaluation plan
At least 2 years of fundraising experience gained at a non-profit; corporate or private foundation; higher education or healthcare institution; or selling experience in a professional services organization.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation commensurate with education and experience
About Southern Virginia Higher Education Foundation
This corporation is organized and operated exclusively to promote and advance Southern Virginia’s economic potential, viability and competitiveness by the support and encouragement of the development of high level educational and job skill advancement opportunities within the region for its residents.
To accomplish this goal the corporation is committed to supporting primarily the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center, its mission and its partners throughout the region.