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Kingwood United Methodist Church

Director of Contemporary Worship and Media

Kingwood United Methodist Church
Kingwood, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 05/27/2011
Categories: Media/Technology - Worship Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 4001 to 5000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Position: Director, Contemporary Worship and Media

Reports to: Director of Music

General Responsibilities: Primary responsibility is to provide music and service leadership of Contemporary worship and, secondarily, to manage the audio/visual needs of the church.

Specific duties:
…in Contemporary worship,

• Planning and musical leadership of contemporary worship service (s).

• Recruit, train and lead individuals to serve in appropriate musical groups.

• Give oversight to the physical maintenance of musical instruments used in contemporary worship which may be owned by the church.

• Prepare or assist in the preparation of annual budget requests, including the use of both operating and designated monies.

• Attend and participate in worship planning sessions with the pastors and others as appropriate.

• Subject to time availability, work cooperatively with such district and conference programs as shall complement and benefit the ministry of KUMC and the broader interests of the kingdom of God.

• Other such duties as may be assigned by the presiding pastor/supervisor and appropriate for the skills and abilities of the individual.

…in audio/visual areas,

• Manage and troubleshoot live audio, video and lighting

• Provide organizational leadership and training for a volunteer technical team

• Edit video for a variety of uses

• Inventory and maintain all sound, video and lighting equipment

• Provide recommendations for life-cycle of current equipment and purchase of new equipment

• Provide a vision for ways A/V technologies may be used in worship services and major meetings

• Work with visiting artists to provide required A/V set-ups.

Desirable Qualifications:

• College degree
• Minimum 3 years experience in worship leadership
• Strong experience in audio/video management of presentations in churches or performance arenas
• Has discerned a call into contemporary music ministry

References requested…