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Life Changers International Church

Marketing & Events Director

Life Changers International Church
Hoffman Estates, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 10/16/2012
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 3001 to 4000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:





Are you full of creative energy? An idea generator who knows how to create a buzz and coordinate events? We’re looking for someone with creative energy to bring ideas in the way of church growth, events, guests, interviews, commercials, outreaches and more. This person needs to be great at planning, promoting, mobilizing, and executing; have skills in writing, marketing, event planning and PR.


The Marketing & Events Director works within the creative development of new ideas, events and marketing for organization growth and manages the project development of marketing and events from conception through execution. This role works closely with Creative Services/Graphic Department to lead the production of effective graphic communications and advertising.


Minimum Qualifications:


--Education: Bachelor’s or comparable experience viewed favorably


----Marketing strategy and planning
----Event planning & facilitation
----Experience in communications and digital or online media
----Five plus years of experience


--Creative mind and ability to contribute to our creative production team to come up with new, exciting events & themes that drive organization/ministry growth


--Understand the logistics of an event and have the ability to take the idea from conception to production


--Ability to work well with teams & vendors to see events through


--Ability to motivate & inspire a team


--Ability to problem solve and work easily with the unexpected


--Project management skills with ability to develop and implement business strategies and assess business performance


--Have knowledge of a wide range of marketing techniques and concepts


--Design and lead advertising logistics and implement plans


--Work with the graphic art team to develop print media, web media and other graphic materials for advertising


--Ability to write great copy


--Have an eye for graphic design and visual marketing trends


--Detail oriented


--Have an understanding of the industry sector in which to market


--Have an understanding in what motivates & interests people


--Excellent communication (verbal and written) and analytical skills


--Ability to respond well to pressure


--Be organized and methodical


--Be proactive and able to take the initiative


--Be well presented with a professional manner


--Be persuasive and diplomatic


--Have good business awareness


--Be able to work within a budget


--Self motivated with a demonstrated ability to work independently; establishing and meeting performance/ministry goals


--Have a solid understanding of Internet technologies and trends


--Passion for the creative world and for the church world


--Capacity to be a committed, long-term leader


--Must be fully prepared to join Life Changers International Church as a member, embrace church values and leadership


Hours: Daily, M-F, Full time


Salary: Based on skill and experience


To apply send us your resume, cover letter, a short writing sample and, if available, graphic samples.