Career Opportunities in Philanthropy

Philanthropy WV provides this section of our website to post employment opportunities within our organization and our members. Our private, family, corporate, and community foundation members provide exciting, value-added, and beneficial career experiences. We encourage you to check out the opportunities presently available below.

If your organization has a job posting, please contact Philanthropy WV: Please note members can post a job position for four weeks for free and for non-members it is $50.00/bi-weekly.

Executive Director, Hinton Area Foundation

The Hinton Area Foundation is seeking a talented, energetic, and results-oriented full or part-time Executive Director for a non-profit community foundation.  The Hinton Area Foundation is located in beautiful and growing Hinton, WV.  HAF has approximately $5.5 million in endowed assets that support education, the public library, the humane society, the arts, children’s welfare and other charitable activities through 90 different funds.  HAF is currently seeking to increase its committed assets to $10 million in coordination with Philanthropy West Virginia’s Campaign “Keep 5 Local”.  We are looking for an executive director to coordinate the activities of the Foundation and develop strategies to increase our charitable reach.   Part-time paid administrative support is in place, and HAF has recently acquired a beautiful office building.  This is an ideal position for a person with executive experience in the non-profit sector who wants to help a rural Appalachian community prosper.  Hinton is in Summers County in southeastern West Virginia at the confluence of the New, Greenbrier and Bluestone Rivers.  It is at the southern end of the New River Gorge National River and there are also 2 state parks in the county.  The area is physically beautiful, and the county is not dependent on coal extraction.

Interested applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, two writing samples, and three professional references to the Board President at: Applications will will be received through January 1, 2018 or until the position is filled.


Programs & Engagement Coordinator, Philanthropy WV

Philanthropy West Virginia is seeking an energetic and talented Program and Membership Engagement Coordinator to play a key role in our mission driven organization by supporting the coordination of program development, implementation, membership engagement, and membership retention. To view the entire job posting, qualifications, and details on submitting an application, CLICK HERE!   The position is based in our Morgantown Office with the position requiring travel which can be up to 20 to 35% of the person’s time to travel per year.

Interested applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, two writing samples, and three professional references to or mail to: PO Box 1584, Morgantown, WV. Applications will be received through Friday, December 1, 2017 or until the position is filled.