Director of Communications


Middletown United Methodist Church is seeking a qualified and experienced communications candidate to lead/oversee the communications ministry of the church. This person will oversee the communications and marketing aspects, audio/visual aspects and technical components of the church’s ministry. This is a full-time position. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: • Develop and implement MUMC’s internal and external communications plan, including preparing and administering the budget for the plan • Establish MUMC’s Communication Policies and Procedures. • Manage all aspects of all MUMC’s websites and develop a plan for continued growth • Manage the Social Media presence of MUMC • Produce creative and effective videos for use in worship and marketing • Oversee worship services audio and video usage • Work with others as needed to provide the best possible design for all church publications, advertisements, website, and audio/video support. • Works with worship team and Administrative Assistant to produce worship bulletins, PowerPoint, video and other resources for worship services/events • Create communication strategies to market, inform and promote teaching series, big events, and other campaigns related to the future and/or life within the community/church • Record and post-produce and post weekly sermon Podcast • Recruit, train and lead volunteers/teams such as audio/video, designers, photographers, artists and writers to identify opportunities to reinforce the place/identity/brand of MUMC in the community • Direct and monitor design of all promotional materials, including monthly newsletters and signage throughout the building. • Develop, organize and prioritize all communication with an emphasis on Outreach QUALIFICATIONS: • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in communication or marketing preferred. • Proven technical experience with live sound mixing, audio and/or video recording, streaming, publishing programs and grass-roots marketing efforts. • Exceptional written & verbal communication skills. • Experienced with graphic design technology & tools. • Experience creating/developing/implementing communication plans & materials • Demonstrated experience managing multiple Social Media Pages & Print/Media including, Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. • Strong organizational skills for managing multiple projects. • Ideal candidates would consider themselves "early technology adapters" • The ability to prioritize, work well under pressure, as part of a team, and with many moving parts and opinions. • Strong Mac (Apple OS X) comfort level. • Proven experience with ProPresenter or comparable worship presentation software. Full list of responsibilities available on request. Candidates should send résumé including salary history to

Contact: Rev. Scott Woodburn

Address: 11902 Old Shelbyville Road Louisville KY 40243

Phone: 502-245-8839