This posting is no longer available. This is either because the employer has filled the position or the position has closed. Click here to find more jobs like this one.
First Baptist Church

Director of Media and Communications

First Baptist Church
Zachary, Louisiana, United States

Date Posted: 12/21/2009
Categories: Church Staff - Media/Technology
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Title: Director of Media/Communications

Responsible To: Associate Pastor for Worship

Principle Function: The Director of Media/Communications’ primary responsibility is the on-going media and communication ministry at First Baptist Church as pertains to worship, special events, publications, equipment, and web site.


Assist the Senior Pastor and Assoc. Pastor/Worship in the creative process of preparing for worship.

Participate in worship/event planning with ministerial staff and leaders to better understand event purpose and communication needs well in advance of actual event.

Provide needed audio-visual support for multi-media presentations including video presentations utilizing programs such as Media Shout, EZ Worship, and PowerPoint in a Windows operating system and familiar with ProPresenter in a Mac operating system.

Produce and edit quality programming via television for weekly broadcasts, special events, and promotional materials.

Coordinate all sound and lighting.

Enlist and train camera operators, sound technicians, power-point operators, and other audio-visual team members to ensure television programming and sound and lighting for all events are of the highest quality.

Assist all ministries of the church in the area of media/communication needs.

Prepare the media/communications budget and operate within the budget adopted by the church.

Develop, monitor, and maintain the church’s web site.

Develop and maintain atrium, hall TV monitors.

Maintain all technical equipment and its operation for the entire ministry of the church. Make every effort to ensure all technical equipment remains in functional working condition. Recommend the purchase of new equipment and replacement of equipment in consultation with other staff.

Oversee and maintain computer equipment, software, networking and licensing.

Coordinate the taping of the ministry of preaching and teaching God’s Word.

Assist in the production and distribution of tapes, DVD’s and or CD’s of worship services and other events as needed.

Secure satellite equipment and coordinate reception of conference and programming received via satellite.

Oversee the production, printing and mailing of major printed materials including the Messenger newsletter.

Seek new opportunities for the audio-visual ministry.

Assume other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Senior Pastor, Associate Pastor/Worship, and Administrator.

Stay up to date on latest media/communication technology, trends, and developments through conferences, research, material, and personal contacts.

Cultivate relationships with vendors to ensure quality pricing and service.

Maintain an intimate walk and relationship with the Lord to insure personal, spiritual growth, as well as to insure a godly example at all times, both privately and publicly.

Please note: We will be accepting resumes until the end of January. This is a full time, non-ministerial, non-exempt position.
No Calls Please.
When applying, please introduce yourself and provide a pdf or doc file of your resume. Thank you.