Creative:Communication Director

Highland Park Baptist Church
Southfield, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 06/11/2018
Categories: Business/Administration - Church Staff - Communications
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Highland Park Baptist Church is a Multi-Cultural, Multi-Generational Church that is committed to worshiping God, growing disciples, and being a part of seeing the gospel transform the world. WORSHIP-GROW-GO. 

TITLE: Communication/Creative Director 

PURPOSE: To develop and implement an effective communication strategy that supports and promotes the HPBC community. This individual will be responsible for the day-to-day operations, workflow and project prioritization of church-wide communications. They will work closely with church leadership and staff to provide a consistent and professional message. 


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to effectively work with volunteers, staff and leadership.
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, graphic design or a related field.
  • 5+ years of graphic design, web, mobile/social and multi-media platform experience.
  • Become a member of HPBC as part of our leadership team.


  • Unify all church wide communication in a consistent and simplified manner, developing and promoting our HPBC Brand.
  • Work closely with ministry leadership team to develop and implement effective communication strategies.
  • Strive to increase HPBC’s visibility/footprint with our local community.
  • Develop and empower a team of volunteers to support this roles function.
  • Develop and distribute all digital and printed materials church wide.
  • Responsible for ministry wide marketing/promotions.
  • Responsible for social media communication.
  • Responsible for managing and continually improving HPBC’s website.
  • Responsible for managing and or outsourcing short videos on a limited basis for promotional purposes.
  • Responsible for overseeing HPBC’s Sunday Bulletin.
  • Perform other duties as requested. Take an active role as part of the ministry leadership team, participating in activities/needs outside the scope of your ministry.





  • A self-starter who is driven, focused and can set a clear vision for churchwide communication.
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills, able to work well with others.
  • Ministry minded, with a heart to serve the Lord and His people.
  • Strong marketing background, experienced with multiple mediums and communication channels.
  • Experienced with multimedia, social media and graphics along with a good understanding of video production.
  • Experienced in working with volunteers of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds.
  • Exceptional written and communication skills.
  • Fiscally responsible as a faithful steward of all available resources.


  • Maintain a vital walk with the Lord through committed personal Bible study and prayer. 
  • Maintain proper spiritual priorities, including care for your family.
  • Develop personal evangelism opportunities within and outside the church. ?
  • Faithfully support the ministries of the church through the stewardship of spiritual gifts, finances and free time. ?
  • Participate in the overall life of the church, setting an example of servant leadership that spreads beyond your areas of ministry responsibility to the broader body of the church. ?



  • Send email through church staffing 
  • Include a resume/CV, and cover letter of why you would potentially be a fit at HPBC  
  • Please do not call or send emails through the church website 


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