Crossroads Church

Communications Director

Crossroads Church
Douglasville, Georgia, United States


Date Posted: 08/01/2017
Categories: Communications
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 2001 to 2500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Web

  • Lead all efforts related to the creation and development of Crossroads Church websites.
  • Proactively work to make sure Crossroads Church maintains an effective presence on the web including style/presence, search engines, new technology.

 

Promotions

  • Develop system to organize, prioritize and communicate promotional items related to Crossroads Church.
  • Create communication strategies to market, inform, and promote teaching series, big events and other
    campaigns assigned.
  • Oversee all written materials related to promotions.

Social Media

  • Manage ongoing social media messaging and communication strategies, in coordination with Writer/Editor on Communications Team.
  • Creatively build followings on various social media outlets including but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Design & Brand Management

  • Lead efforts to design all art and promotional materials related to church-wide activities with a high standard of creativity, excellence and effectiveness.
  • Manage a team of volunteer and paid contractors to create graphic design projects.
  • Monitor the look, vibe and feel of all promotional materials representing Crossroads Church.
  • Police the use of logos and images that represent Crossroads Church.

 

Creative Arts

  • Work in tandem with Executive Pastor of Worship and team to create consistency in messaging from the front door to the back door.
  • Develop creative ways to communicate desired messages with the worship audience.
  • Join brainstorming and creative sessions in developing worship series and programs.

Media Relations

  • Create positive relationships with local and national media.
  • Oversee efforts related to securing or responding to media attention.
  • Develop policy and procedures related to media relations.

 

Volunteer Teams

  • Develop volunteer teams as deemed necessary to accomplish communications goals.
  • Enlist, equip and encourage qualified volunteers such as artists, designers, photographers, writers, etc.

 

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIRED SKILLS

  • A heart for the local church, a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and a passion to use communications to reach others.
  • Degree in communications, media, or related field, or at least 2-4 years experience in communications.
  • Proficient in ADOBE Creative Suite programs, such as Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS.  
  • Proven ability to take projects from beginning to end.
  • Organized and able to manage multiple projects.
  • Action-oriented and displays focus, passion and initiative. Takes appropriate action when something needs to be done.
  • Relates well to all kinds of people, builds effective relationships, communicates effectively both interpersonally and corporately.
  • Organized, creative thinker and highly productive, working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Committed to improvement, seeks constructive criticism, understands strengths and weaknesses.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

 

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor.
  • Honor God and Crossroads Church with a servant heart lived out in job, ministry, and lifestyle.
  • Adhere to the Crossroads Church Staff Culture.

Minimum Hours - 45 Hours per week 

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