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Education: Higher Education

Executive Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations

North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina

Founded in 1887, NC State University is the largest university in North Carolina, known for its leadership in research, education, and service and, as a research-intensive university, is recognized for its strengths in science, engineering, and technology. The University consistently ranks among the top public national universities and has one of the best values in higher education. The Advancement Team at NC State is a dynamic, diverse, and entrepreneurial group of development professionals. NC State takes a great deal of pride in its collaborative, supportive, and collegial team culture. The University values diversity, equity, and inclusion understanding that diverse perspectives and experiences strengthen the team and ensure greater success in fulfilling the University’s mission.

The Opportunity

NC State University seeks a seasoned fundraising leader as its next Executive Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations. Reporting to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for University Development, the ED will work closely with corporations and foundations, particularly in the Research Triangle Park area, to increase partnerships and fundraising initiatives for the University. This position will attract a strategic, innovative, and creative individual with management experience who will be instrumental in building a program and leading a dynamic team. The ED will have the opportunity to collaborate with companies including Fujifilm, Google, and Apple, and possess the ability to navigate a highly matrixed organization.

The ideal candidate will have an outgoing personality, strong leadership skills, and the ability to work in key areas on campus including entrepreneurism, research, and auxiliary services. This is a tremendous opportunity to join a top public research university and be a driving force behind NC State’s philanthropic success, both currently and futuristically.

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