The Woodlands United Methodist Church

COPYWRITER

The Woodlands United Methodist Church
The Woodlands, Texas, United States


Date Posted: 12/15/2017
Categories: Communications
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: over 10000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Woodlands United Methodist Church is seeking a talented Copywriter to join our award-winning

creative team. Candidate must be creative, self-motivated, highly organized and able

to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. We are seeking someone who embraces

writing with passion and excitement in conveying the story of the Church through a spiritual

narrative. Candidate must have an exceptional eye for detail, the ability to find creative copy

solutions and must successfully interact with a wide variety of people and personalities.

 

Candidate Responsibilities

• Persuasively communicate organizational goals in tone and language targeted at

various audiences.

• Edit existing text for clarity, grammar, typography and brand voice/tone.

• Work with leaders within the organization to craft written communiques in their

particular voice and tone.

 

Candidate Requirements

• Excellent command of written English.

• Strong writing, editing and proofing skills in long-form, short-form and microcopy.

• Experienced in writing creative, effective, influential marketing copy.

• Very high attention to detail.

• AP Style Guide experience.

 

Relevant college degree and three to five years experience in a creative, professional

environment required. Proficiency in Word or other word processing software is required.

Experience with Adobe CS software (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) is preferred but not

mandatory. Macintosh platform environment.

 

This is a full-time, permanent position. Competitive salary and benefits offered. Work hours

are 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday - Friday. Some weekends, evening and extended hours will

be required during Christmas, Easter and other special events. This position reports directly

to the Art Director.

 

Application Requirements

Interested applicants may apply for this position one of two ways:

1. Email your resume, creative writing samples OR link to portfolio site (preferred) to

Scott Brinkmeyer, Art Director at

 

sbrinkmeyer@twumc.org

2. Apply online at our Creative Team website,

 

creative.thewoodlandsumc.org

NO PHONE CALLS.

The Woodlands United Methodist Church (TWUMC) is a 13,000-member congregation located in suburban Houston, Texas.

TWUMC is a Methodist church offering 11 live worship services each week in three unique worship styles across two campuses.

Each Sunday, TWUMC webcasts three services (one in each style) live online. TWUMC offers dynamic Christian programs for

all ages, placing special emphasis on discipleship, missions and outreach. TWUMC also runs an accredited preschool, a private

elementary school, and a licensed counseling center. The TWUMC mission is to “Win people to Jesus Christ, disciple them in

faith, and help those in need.” Learn more at

 

thewoodlandsumc.org.

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