Immanuel Baptist Church, Lexington, KY Lexington, KY Posted: January 29, 2021
Director of Communications
Immanuel is seeking a highly motivated follower of Christ to serve as our Director of Communications. As a natural visionary and implementer of ideas and processes, the candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment with the authority to make decisions to further the goals laid out by the executive leadership team. Immanuel is fully committed to reaching people for Jesus. A large factor in that commitment comes in the form of resources, facilities, personnel, and dedication to building a strong Communications Department.
We are looking for a self-motivated leader with experience handling both internal and external communications. The ideal candidate will be eager to tackle the challenges of developing content that helps build brand recognition while generating buzz about existing and new ministries. Top candidates will be skilled at creating marketing strategies that both engages and keeps people informed about all that is taking place at Immanuel. The ability to communicate effectively in written and oral communications is a must. Our Director of Communications will demonstrate ability to use social media channels effectively to deliver marketing content that generates measurable ROI, will need to possess strong presentation and communication skills, manage media relations and maximize media opportunities, and possess excellent organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.
Preferred candidates include a bachelor's degree, experience in managing staff and/or volunteer teams, and at least 3-4 years of experience in Marketing, Communications or similar field. If coming from church staff, the candidate must be someone who has been in a church of 1,200+ average weekend attendees. This leader needs to be committed and personally vested in the well-being and success of the vision and mission of Immanuel Baptist Church. This is a great opportunity for a person who is spurred on by challenges and ready to build a ministry with the full support of the Lead Pastor and Executive Leadership.
Has a mature and growing walk with Christ.
Invests in personal growth and fosters this growth.
Values the leadership and staff culture of the church.
Fully embraces the vision, mission, and theology of Immanuel Baptist Church.
Has a proven track record of success in a Communications field.
Has a strong gift of leadership.
BENEFITS PACKAGE INCLUDES:
Health insurance with supplemented premiums
Retirement plan match
Life insurance 2x salary
Paid sick time
Family membership to ROC facilities
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