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Director of Communications

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATION
Our Saviour’s United Methodist Church
Schaumburg, Illinois
Our Saviour’s United Methodist Church in Schaumburg, IL seeks an experienced Director of Communication for developing, maintaining, and communicating a unified consistent Communication Vision and Brand to Our Saviour’s Church Family and the community.
   
Accountabilities and Responsibilities for this Position
  • Accountable for developing, maintaining, and communicating a unified
  • consistent Communication Vision and Brand to Our Saviour’s Church Family
  • Inclusive of all forms of Social Media
  • Internal to our OSUMC Family
  • Externally to the community.
  • Accountable for developing that Communication Vision into an effective and streamlined work process and then communicating that process

The work process must be:

  • Timely
  • Inclusive of all information and documents
  • Inclusive of  all members and committees with our  OSUMC family
  • The process must be focused on three different relationships:
  • The staff-lay leadership dynamic
  • The leadership to membership dynamic
  • The church to community dynamic.
  • Accountable for providing ongoing training of the Communication Visionand Work Process
  • Responsible that these Communication Processes are followed
  • Specifically all church wide communication. Accountable to work with Lay Leadership to create a CommunicationTeam
  • Lead the team and be accountable for its results
  • Accountable for developing a consistent social media presence on all platforms
  • Responsible for Maintaining and Improving that Social Media presence
 
Basic Qualifications
  • Deeply committed follower of Jesus Christ resolved to model a godly lifestyle
  • Solid Bible Knowledge consistent with traditional United Methodist Theology and practice
  • Active participant in the life of OSUMC
 
Skills Required
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Self motivation and ability to work independently
  • Strong Leader
  • Effective Team Builder
  • Ability to manage people and workflow
  • Organized manager who can efficiently coordinate/lead multiple
  • projects/initiatives simultaneously
  • Have training and/or a background in web design, social media, marketing and brand management, with specific understanding of the generational differences and trends in social media
  • Able to maintain confidentiality
 
Hours
 
Hours are “To Be Determined”
This position is defined as a salary exempt position (no overtime)
 
Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to Dan Meyer, SPRC Co-Chair
(danmoscar@sbcglobal.net); or Faith Folks, SPRC Co-Chair (stqgma@aol.com)
Start Date: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
City: 
Schaumburg
State: 
Illinois
Employer: 
Our Saviour's UMC
Job Type: 
Full-Time
Job Category: 
Administrative Ministry
Denomination: 
United Methodist Church (UMC)