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The Shepherd's Staff

Communications Director (11728)

The Shepherd's Staff
Houston Area, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 03/25/2013
Categories: Associate Pastor - Communications - Media/Technology - Other
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Position: Communications Director (11728)

Location: Houston Area, TX

Church Size: 4,500+

Denomination: Non-Denominational

Direct Link to Apply:


The Shepherd's Staff is partnering with a growing mega-church in Texas to search for a Communications Director.

This outreach-oriented church of over 4,500 meets each week to worship, learn, laugh, and team up together to be a part of God’s incredible plan. This creates a need to minister to many people who are hurting and to provide opportunities which facilitate spiritual maturity and growth.

We are looking for someone to lead the Media Department at this great church. We're seeking a highly skilled Communications Director who has a passion for creativity and ministry. This individual will be leading and working with a growing and highly experienced creative team, acting as the principal creative lead. The Creative Pastor will be responsible for directing all phases of media/graphic/and technical work from concept development through production, for inspiring and motivating their team, and accountable for developing and directing creative work of the highest caliber. They will be responsible for all marketing and communications, service production, and oversight of our technical department. This role reports directly to the Senior Pastor and Executive Pastor.

The standards are high, the timelines are sometimes short, and the deliverables are numerous - but the reward is fantastic!  

More Detail:
Your Skills and Experience:

  • 3+ years experience in ministry and/or professional graphic design, marketing or creative management role
  • Proven skills: people management and coaching creative teams
  • Significant interactive marketing experience

Your Personality:

  • Committed to the creative process and consistently execute at the top of your game
  • You place high value on team, staff culture and are loyal to a fault
  • You realize the importance of fun
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, constantly changing and forward moving environment
  • You think bigger and broader than paper
  • You love collaborating and leading other creative people
  • You can navigate all aspects of video and graphic design, social media, website management and you know how to use them together in harmony.

Your Responsibility:

  • Uphold the values and heart of the church as a member
  • Membership on leadership team
  • Manage and maintain consistency of church brand across all media formats
  • Establish and enforce exceptional design and production standards
  • Collaborate with ministry leaders and creative team members...brainstorm, develop ideas and create a wide variety of branded promotional materials for campaigns, ministry programs and special events
  • Manage creative staff and freelancers
  • Provide direction to team members
  • Communicate with ministry clients regarding approvals, edits and change requests
  • Review and approve all designs, videos and photos
  • Attend photo and video shoots to ensure quality and delivery
  • Manage relationships with third-party vendors

This summary is not comprehensive, but it is designed to give you a taste of what the church and the position are about. If you are reading this and responding strongly to the opportunity, you should let us know. Full details are available to you after an initial discussion with The Shepherd’s Staff. Here is a direct link to apply for this position:


Questions?: Contact

Position: Communications Director

Location: Houston Area, TX

Church Size: 4,500+

Denomination: Non-Denominational

Direct Link to Apply: