Through three record-breaking campaigns, Penn State has become one of the top public universities in the world, and our institution knows that great fundraising—and great fundraisers—can take us even higher. If you’ve got the ambition and ability to secure the support our students and faculty need to succeed, you’ll find the support you need to succeed right here in our team of more than 400 advancement professionals and in a family of more than 700,000 alumni who believe in the power of giving back. You’ll also find a community that’s ranked among the best places to live in the U.S. and an institution where work-life balance is more than words—it’s built into our culture.
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Major Gifts Officer 5 – Job 84088 As Penn State pursues a fast-paced and focused campaign, A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence, a seasoned and successful fundraising leader is needed in the role of Senior Director of Development to engage alumni and...read more
Major Gifts Officer 1/ 2, Job 85304 As Penn State pursues a fast-paced and focused campaign, A Greater Penn State for 21st Century Excellence, a top frontline fundraiser is needed in the role of Assistant or Associate Director of Development to engage alumni and...read more
Major Gifts Officer 4 – Job 84254 Penn State Law and the School of International Affairs (SIA), two professional schools co-located on Penn State’s University Park campus, are seeking an experienced and entrepreneurial development leader to serve as Director of...read more
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