Foothills is looking for a new Communications Director
If you love creating with words and images, this job may be for you. If you want to work collaboratively with other to share Jesus with a church and a community, this job may be for you. If you long for clean communication, good design and clear expressions from a church, this job may be for you. If you’re looking for some flexibility in your work schedule and yet desire the challenge of innovating and excelling week in and week out, this job may be for you. 

Applications will be accepted until May 15. Direct questions and resumes to Tyler Butenschoen.

Job Overview: 

  • The Communications Director is chiefly responsible for communicating to and from the church through graphic design, web presence, written word, video and photography. This is a part time position designed for 15-20 hours of work per week with opportunities to grow in skills and experience. 

Education and Experience

  • Schooling and experience in communications, web and graphic design.

  • A degree in communication, marketing, web design or graphic design is a plus. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Creates and manages content for all areas of Foothills communication including but not limited to:

    • print (handouts, bulletin, etc)

    • web communication (website, Foothills app, Facebook, etc) 

    • email newsletters 

    • video and still pictures

    • announcement and preaching graphics and slides

  • Helps express the language of the vision and mission of Foothills Church.

  • Keeps our look, design and communication clear and consistent in style and content. 

Qualifications

  • Has a vibrant personal relationship with Jesus that overflows in a lifestyle consistent with 1 Timothy 3 and Titus. 

  • Models a balance between family life, personal life and ministry.

  • Agrees with the doctrine, covenant, mission statement of Foothills and champions them.

  • Has an eye for good design that keeps Foothills modern and fresh. 

  • Is artistic and loves to create with words and images. 

  • Is innovative in searching for and cultivating new avenues and tools for communicating.

Some Tools We Currently Use in Communication
Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, and Photoshop), Squarespace, Subsplash, Mail Chimp, Pro Presenter, Keynote, Pages, Numbers, Breeze CHMS, Facebook, Instagram.

The 3 Things We Need From You if You Want to Apply: 
1. A resume with a picture of you (and family if applicable).
2. A short written paper that includes:

• Answer briefly why Foothills Church interests you enough to send us your resume.  

• Also, tell us briefly about your perspective on communication, your thoughts about the last book you read and the name of your favorite TV show. 

•Links to your website, blog, Facebook page, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.

3. A sample of any communication work you’ve done; print, web design, graphic design, photos, videos, marketing, and/ or newsletters. If you don’t a sample of one area (eg. web design) just send everything else that you do have. 

Please send this information to tyler@foothillsstayton.org.

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