First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem

Director of Communications

First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States


Date Posted: 05/03/2017
Categories: Communications
Denominations: Presbyterian
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Director of Communication is responsible for strategically communicating FPCB’s story, developing a consistent brand that will integrate the church’s vision, goals and values.The Director is responsible for all of FPCB’s internal and external communications, including web, print, environments and multimedia. The Director will be a part of the leadership team and will work with the team to set creative direction and dream big.The ideal candidate is an organizer and planner and equally an artist and storyteller.

 

Functions

  • Develop a comprehensive communication strategy that tells the stories of FPCB, our people and our ministries that is high-quality and high-impact for both internal and external audiences
  • Provide editorial direction and content, as well as creative design for communication outlets (print, web, social media, video)
  • Guide the staff to effectively promote programs and provide overall expertise to further the FPCB brand and vision.
  • Collaborate with the leadership team to produce effective sermon series branding, and creative weekend environments.
  • Keep abreast of new technologies and industry trends and strategize how they will apply to ministry and mission.    

 

Skill Requirements:

- Bachelor degree
- Have proven (5+ years) communication experience
- Have strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills
- Have proven technical skills in written communication, graphic design,web and multimedia

- Ability to handle detail, yet be creative

- Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment


Personal Requirements:
- Commitment to Jesus Christ and desire to work in a church

- Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat)
- Self-starter and team player
- Capacity to be a committed, long-term team member, and able to work weekends

 

 

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