Career Opportunities in Philanthropy

Philanthropy WV provides this section of our website to post employment opportunities within our members, the broader philanthropy sector, and our organization. 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.


Philanthropy West Virginia – Membership & Operations Assistant

Philanthropy West Virginia (Philanthropy WV), West Virginia’s philanthropic leadership network, seeks applications for the position of Membership & Operations Assistant. The Membership & Operations Assistant supports membership services, programming, and operations to advance our priorities, plans, and mission. The Assistant works with and reports to the Director of Operations & Revenue and works with President & CEO and the Program & Engagement Coordinator, all staff, member organizations, board of directors, and committees. The ideal candidate will be familiar with the philanthropy and/or nonprofit sector(s) and able to work in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment.  The right candidate will be highly-motivated, results-oriented, self-starter, and able to manage several projects at once. Read the full job description HERE

Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation – Program Director, Education

The Benedum Foundation is seeking a dynamic and seasoned relationship-builder to serve as its next Program Director for Education. Given the Foundation’s hands-on and partnership-based approach to grantmaking, the Program Director will build deep and meaningful relationships with multiple constituents, experts, and potential partners in order to best leverage the assets of the community. This long-term work is in support of increased impact and learning outcomes for students in the areas served by the Foundation. This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with a particularly talented and high-performing team, including an expert Board of Trustees to create meaningful change for the people of West Virginia and Southwestern Pennsylvania. Read the full job description HERE

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