First United Methodist Church of Crystal Lake, IL, is seeking a person with a broad range of communications skills and experience to serve as Director of Communications. This person will be responsible for the development and implementation
of a communications strategy, the recruitment and management of volunteers, and communications support for church ministries and programs. This person will manage all print materials, graphics, pictures, and electronic media including a web site. In addition
to internal communications, the director will be responsible for marketing, advertising, and media relations. Creativity; personal relations skills; leadership and mentoring skills; ability to function effectively in a team environment; editorial, organizational,
project management, verbal and written communications skills; plus familiarity with MS Word, PowerPoint, Publisher (or similar), Photoshop (or similar), and web management programs are required. A college degree in a communications-related field is preferred.
Position is full time but requires the ability to work flexible hours in order to attend services, meetings, and special events.
Submit resume and work samples (nonreturnable) to:
Richard L. Dunn
First United Methodist Church
236 W. Crystal Lake Ave.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014