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Director of Communications

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 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
(; or Faith Folks, SPRC Co-Chair (
Start Date: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Our Saviour's UMC
Job Type: 
Job Category: 
Administrative Ministry
United Methodist Church (UMC)