Executive Director, Capital and Planned Giving

Princeton University

Princeton, New Jersey

A vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and the service of humanity, Princeton University is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Chartered in 1746, it is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering.

As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching. Today, more than 1,100 faculty members instruct approximately 5,200 undergraduate students and 2,600 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Deputy Vice President (DVP), as a member of a five-person senior leadership team, the Executive Director, Capital and Planned Giving will provide coaching, mentoring, and strategic direction, in addition to working with a pool of leadership gift prospects. S/He will play a critical role in achieving the University’s goals by assuming management responsibility over a team of 18 Leadership and Planned Giving development professionals with strategic growth planned in the future. Working collaboratively and effectively with University Advancement offices engaged in fundraising and alumni relations at Princeton, the Executive Director will play a critical role in achieving the University’s goals as well as strategically planning for the future. The ideal candidate will bring a deep track record of working at sophisticated institutions that aspire to best practices in the industry.

Faith Eutsay

To apply or nominate qualified candidates, contact Faith Eutsay, Search Director or complete and submit the form below.

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