Part-time Communications Director


5/25/2021

The Director of Communication is responsible for promoting the identity, ministries, programs, and missions of Midway United Methodist Church through various media to ensure accurate, creative, and consistent tone, appearance, and delivery. The position will work in collaboration with department heads/ministry leaders to develop and implement a comprehensive communications strategy including marketing/communications for PR, content marketing, digital marketing, social media, electronic newsletters, and printed materials. In addition, the Director of Communication shares in the mission of Midway UMC to make disciples of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ by igniting Christ centered community. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Maintain social media presence (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) • Develops and updates webpage content to ensure that new and consistent information (article links, stories, and events) are posted regularly • Administers and coordinates all outside media communications (local publications). • Administers and supports Midway's signage; interior and exterior • Compiles and distributes e-newsletters • Supports and coordinates the promotional and communications activities of various ministries as required. • Develops volunteer teams as deemed necessary to accomplish communication goals • Lead efforts to design all art and promotional materials related to church-wide activities with a high standard of creativity, excellence, and effectiveness • Actively develops, promotes, and communicates church wide events and activities through digital and print materials and develops content for Midway's social media • Other duties as assigned COMPETENCIES: • Creative, innovative, strategic thinker • Excellent written and oral communication skills • Completes work on time, is self-motivated, demonstrates organizational and management skills • Ability to work independently or within a team environment • Competent in knowledge and execution of graphic software along with other current worship software • Ability to learn and gain proficiency in new graphic software as required • Maintains and portrays a positive attitude and appearance • Meets essential Midway employment requirements • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required; bachelor's degree preferred • Computer experience and skills required (PhotoShop, ProPresenter, MS Windows, MS-Office, In-Design or related graphic software) • Solid foundation in the Christian faith PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. • Able to sit for extended periods of time • Able to engage in repetitive computer activities for extended periods of time • Able to lift at least 15lbs occasionally We believe the best organizations are diverse and inclusive, and we are on a journey to create an environment where all employees and congregation members can work together to support the church's goals. If you are interested in being a part of our growing church community, please send your resume to office@midwayumc.org.

Contact: Melanie Bouldin

Address: 5025 Atlanta Hwy Alpharetta GA 30004

Phone: 6785026233

Email:

Website: www.midwayumc.org