Clemson, South Carolina
The Director of Foundation Relations serves as a front-line foundation fundraiser in Clemson University's Development Division, reporting to the Senior Director of Foundation Relations. The Director develops and executes a strategic cultivation and solicitation plan to raise philanthropic revenues from local, regional, and national foundations for University priorities. The position centers around building and managing a growing portfolio; planning and implementing foundation fundraising strategies; and identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding foundation donors. The Director initiates opportunities and works independently in collaboration with the Major Gifts and Corporate Relations teams. Experience in a university setting is desired.