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East Pickens Baptist Church

Associate Pastor of Ministry Teams and Administration

East Pickens Baptist Church
Pickens, South Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 11/02/2011
Categories: Associate Pastor - Executive Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
East Pickens Baptist Church is looking for a new associate pastor. We need a ministry architect who thinks in systems and teams to accomplish the work of the church. We are looking for someone to inspire and organize our lay people to accomplish the ministry of the church through teams. Are you an organized leader with good people skills? Have you been able to move a staff-led church to lay leadership-driven teams? Does it thrill you to empower others to realize their potential in Christ? We want to talk to you!

Job Description
Pastor of Ministry Teams and Administration
The ideal candidate should be someone with a deep love for Jesus Christ and His people; someone with a passion for organization and detail; someone with a vision to expand the breadth and relevance of all the ministries of the church; someone who is able to thrive in a team environment; someone with expertise in building teams; and someone with great people skills.

The goal of this position is to develop systems and teams to accomplish the ministries of the church. This person will be a ministry architect, fine-tuning our operations to make us efficient and effective in reaching our community for Christ.

Under the leadership of this position, East Pickens should:
-Strive for excellence in all things
-Be comprised of systems, lay leadership, and resources to accomplish the work of the church
-Be financially sound
-Operate more efficiently
-Become less staff-dependent to accomplish her mission

-Lead, by example, the disciplined Christian life exhibited by a positive attitude, healthy family relationships, a vibrant personal devotional life, personal evangelism, and a love for Jesus.
-Assist the pastor in the administration of the church, particularly in the areas of church finances, assimilation, children’s ministry, first impressions, outreach, and missions.
-Provide vision and direction for the systems necessary to accomplish the work of the church.
-Recruit, develop, mentor and schedule laity to accomplish the work of the church.
-Cultivate an atmosphere of camaraderie and teamwork with everyone involved in the church.
-Meet regularly with ministry teams to keep them on task, planning ahead, and being effective.
-Represent the Senior Pastor in Finance Team dealings, providing oversight and insight.
-Oversee the Mother's Morning Out ministry, overseeing the Director and the operating budget.
-Preach when needed.
-Set the example of servant leadership characterized by humility and the willingness to do what he asks others to do.
-Display excellence by doing his best and expecting the best from everyone else.
-Undergird the simple purposes of East Pickens in all he does: Worship, Connect, Serve, and Share.
-Be willing to be a team player and help with other ministry areas, as needed.
-Plant deep roots through intentional relationships and family participation in the other activities at East Pickens.
-Participate in regularly scheduled staff meetings and staff development activities.
-Carry out other duties and projects as assigned by the senior pastor

Respond by email only to No phone calls please. :)
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