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Northside UMC seeks Executive Director


The Executive Director position ensures the church’s operational readiness and brings unity through leadership and oversight of the support staff performing duties in administration, finance, human resources, supply and facilities. Supports the Senior Pastor through effective leadership, evaluation, discernment, decision making, planning and overall direction of the church staff. The office environment is fast-paced and may be considered stressful, due to numerous urgent and unexpected requests that require multi-tasking. This position handles detailed, complex concepts and problems, balances multiple tasks simultaneously, and makes rapid decisions regarding administrative issues. The right candidate should demonstrate the following skills: • Possesses a solution-oriented focus, ability to provide yes or no responses with wisdom and discernment • Interacts well with others; builds constructive relationships; demonstrates good communication skills; gives and receives candid feedback • Ability to establish annual work plans with goals, objectives and timelines; organizes resources – people, funding, material and support • Ability to supervise through a performance management cycle that encourages the success and growth of those supervised; engages in feedback with volunteers and offers appreciation and recognition; • Ability to address conflicts by focusing on the issues at hand to develop effective solutions when disputes or disagreements occur; helps others resolve conflicts by providing impartial mediation when needed. • Ability to develop focus on the larger view of the church rather than just one’s own area of functional or operational responsibility. Interacts well with other executive leaders in strategic and operational planning and in ongoing processes of leading change The right candidate should have relevant education and experience including: • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; a master’s degree is preferred. • 6+ years’ experience in church ministry or professional-level skills and experience with people, business, and financial management. • or; combination of education and experience commensurate with the minimum requirements of this position • Proficient usage of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access Compensation includes competitive salary, paid time off, health insurance, and retirement. Regular work days are Sunday through Thursday. Evening, weekend and holiday work is required as job duties demand. For a full job description visit: https://www.northsideumc.org/careers/ For consideration submit your cover letter and resume to Rev. Dr. Bill Burch at BillB@northsideumc.org

Contact: Bill Burch

Address: 2799 Northside Dr NW Atlanta GA 30305

Phone: 6782985046

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Website: northsideumc.org/careers