Director of Communications

Part-Time Job

The Director of Communications is responsible to tell the story of what God is doing at Valleybrook and lead in strategic implication of all internal and external communications to consistently articulate Valleybrook Church’s mission, vision, events, and strategies. This individual will be a creative, innovative, strategic thinker, team-player, and self-driven.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Weekly Communications, including social media, eNews, printed materials for service
  • Create communication strategies to market, inform, and promote weekly events, teaching series, big events, and other campaigns assigned
  • Oversee all written and digital materials related to promotions and communications
  • Proactively develop strategies to clarify and communicate the weekly messaging of the church, in partnership with leadership and ministry leaders

Social Media

  • Manage ongoing social media messaging and communication strategies
  • Creatively build followings on various social media outlets including Facebook and Instagram

Website

  • Lead all efforts related to the development of Valleybrook’s website
  • Proactively work to make sure Valleybrook maintains an effective presence on the web
  • Coordinate webpage maintenance—ensure that new and consistent information (article links, stories, and events) are posted regularly
  • Develop creative ways to communicate desired messages
  • Join brainstorming and creative sessions
  • Develop volunteer teams as deemed necessary to accomplish communication goals
  • Enlist, equip and encourage qualified volunteers such as artists, designers, photographers and writers

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A heart for the local church, a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and a passion to help others find and follow Jesus
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Highly collaborative style; experience developing and implementing communications strategies
  • Demonstrable competency with various programs (ie Canva, Microsoft Word, Mail Chimp, etc.)
  • Proven self-starter and self-motivated to see projects through
  • Organized and able to manage multiple projects
  • Takes appropriate action when something needs to be done
  • Relates well to all kinds of people, builds effective relationships
  • Committed to improvement, seeks constructive criticism, understands strengths and weaknesses

EXPECTATIONS

  • Commit to pursue full devotion to Jesus Christ
  • Personally align with Valleybrook’s overall mission of helping “know and share the life-changing love of God.”
  • Regularly attend weekend worship gatherings, regularly contribute financially to Valleybrook
  • Practice moral and financial integrity in the discharge of ministry
  • Consistently pursue community inter-generationally

Part-time position: 5 hours a week

WORKING RELATIONSHIPS

  • Reports to the Lead Pastor
  • Attends weekly staff meetings
  • Works with Creative Ministry Team
  • Accountable to the Elders

Send resumes or questions to travis@valleybrookchurch.org by November 14, 2021.