Application process: Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Do not call the church office. Applicants will be contacted and appointments set up following the applicants Email.
Part Time Position: 20 Hours / Week
Salary: $15.00 - $18.00 per Hour depending on experience and qualifications
Reports to Lead Pastor
The Graphic Designer provides support to the staff Pastors, Elders, Ministry Leaders and staff (both employed and volunteer) in the area of design and preparation of all artwork for printed and electronic publications at the Living Room Community
Church. This includes maintaining the Church’s website and Facebook page. This position necessitates exceptional communication, administrative and interpersonal skills with a genuine commitment to the mission of The Living Room Community Church, its church
family and the community.
COMPETENCIES AND EXPECTATIONS
Ability to fully embrace the vision, values and statement of faith of The Living Room Community Church. Must be completely supportive of the mission and leadership of The Living Room Community Church and must be willing to protect both against any negative
or menacing influences.
Growing relationship with Jesus Christ evidenced by action, attitude and behavior.
Must be comfortable working with a diverse group of people including Church staff, the Church family, and members of the community. Possessing strong interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain healthy and motivating relationships with supervisor,
coworkers, and volunteers.
Must be willing to participate in any and all Church related events and/or activities as help is needed with a positive attitude and sense of ownership.
Must be willing to team with and support Ministry Leaders as appropriate to support all Church and non-Church activities and events.
Must be flexible, extremely organized, and able to exercise a high degree of tasks and assignments thoroughly and timely, demonstrating the ability to multi-task with efficiency, decisiveness and calmness. Must be detail oriented; self-motivated and willing
to follow-up to ensure jobs are completed.
Must be reliable, trustworthy, self-starting and excellent at following through on details. Must possess the ability to embrace innovation and creativity while adapting to growth and change.
Must have strong people and problem solving skills with ability to handle or manage conflict. Possess the ability to use appropriate judgment, discretion, sensitivity, and confidentiality.
Work closely with all areas of ministries within the Church as appropriate.
Must be willing to research, problem solve and make decisions within the scope of authority.
Proven team member skills, utilizing a cooperative, collaborative team member style.
Keep abreast of equipment usage and maintenance, supply inventory and environment needs.
Research, prepare and submit for approval to Church Leadership, process improvements to productivity and efficiency.
- Personal and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
- Demonstrate consistent lifestyle and strong character
- Demonstrate a humble and teachable attitude
- Responsible and reliable in work and life
Giftedness, Abilities, & Experience
- Giftedness to create compelling artwork logos, design and branding
- Ability to work when given content and direction but also has the ability to creatively design with less direction
- Has experience working with professional design software
- Can create and edit compelling videos that not only portray the event, but do so in an artistic and excellent manner
Help people discover The Living Room Community Church through media including: video, newspaper, website and social media. Prepare, proofread, edit, format and monitor all printed, electronic mail and website input. Receive and approve, edit if necessary,
and format information, or create internally, design and print literature, publications, signage, and all related publication materials, such as weekend Programme, all accompanying items for that publication as well as special events and/or activities.
Maintain calendar of ongoing and typical Church events and activities to anticipate appropriate lead times for material preparation and publication both for advertising and supporting the event.
Design, maintain and update Church website, keeping all information current on a continuous basis.
Receive, proofread, edit and format submissions for electronic communication.
Maintain and operate electronic vehicle for the purpose of communicating information in an electronic format, such as preparing and publishing the Church e-news (electronic newsletter).
- Weekly Printed Programme
- Printed Message Notes Insert
- Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)
Communications - Helping design elements that will help our people communicate with us better and us communicate with them better.
- Class materials
- Informational handouts
- Sign-up sheets
- Announcement slides
- Message support slides
Videos (such as)
- Testimony video
- Baptism highlights video
- Individual Ministry promotions video
- Message Series transition videos
Assist in keeping receiving, office and kitchen areas clean and presentable for guests. If last one to leave office for the day, cleanup coffee service and store perishables away in the refrigerator when not in use. Be aware of general condition and organization
of the building including restrooms, note any and all findings and observations of facility concern and report to Facilities Manager for appropriate action.
The Church will provide an office, computer and software, cameras, recording equipment, printed materials, etc.
Working hours will be at the Church and will have some flexibility to work from home.
Follow policies and procedures put in place by Church Leadership.
Required to be a regular attender of The Living Room Community Church.
Required to attend meetings as directed.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Assist with special events as required.
Work evenings and weekends as requested. As with church life, there will be seasons when more hours are required to complete the expectations.
Complete The Jesus Class.
Continuing education as appropriate.
SPECIFIC JOB SKILLS
Be familiar with general office policies and administrative procedures and practices.
Willing to be trained to access and use the church database software, Elexio.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High School education or equivalent, as well as a minimum of at least one year related experience is desired.