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Bellevue Presbyterian Church

Global Director

Bellevue Presbyterian Church
Bellevue, Washington, United States

Date Posted: 11/18/2015
Categories: Missions/Int.
Denominations: Presbyterian -- PCUSA
Church Size: 2501 to 3000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:



The Director of Global Outreach provides focused leadership for BelPres’ global mission engagement, advocating and managing for effective evangelization, social justice, and mobilization.




1. Champion the Mission Movement

a. Cast compelling vision for global mission

b. Mobilize people and resources for effective global engagement (e.g. short term impact experiences,  missionary formation, special events, etc.)

c. Advocate for and utilize best practices and maintain clear Christian witness


2. Manage human and financial resources

a. Promote focused strategy, ensure alignment & collaboration, and strengthen BelPres relationships/partnerships with mission personnel & agencies

b. Steward global resources: budget, special offerings, fundraising, requests, grants

c. Supervise volunteers and staff (recruit, train, support, celebrate…)

d. Equip/support/care for leaders, volunteer groups, and member ministries

e. Resolve conflict Biblically


3. Visit mission work – travel 2-4 weeks/year

a. Provide missionary care

b. Visit current and potential partners




Bellevue Presbyterian recognizes the following organizational behaviors:

Spirit-led and Empowered

Continuous Improvement


Servant Leadership

Respect & Reliability

Equipping Others for Ministry

Authentic Relationships

Sacrificial Collaboration





Mission + Serve Team especially Director of Community Outreach

Music + Worship


Belong + Grow

Legacy Foundation



Supervises Impact Team Coordinator (10 hours/week)

Leads/supports variety of volunteer leaders and groups



Personal faith in Jesus Christ and a commitment to the mission of Bellevue Presbyterian Church

Passion for global mission

Perspectives on the World Christian Movement preferred

Strong initiative and ability to organize and prioritize tasks and responsibilities

Strong working knowledge of MS Office

Bilingual preferred



College degree or equivalent experience required. Master’s degree preferred

Prior short-term or long term mission experience required

Demonstrated experience in program and volunteer management



Office environment

Some travel required as part of global mission trips