Communications & Media Coordinator/ Donelson Heights UMC

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Donelson Heights United Methodist Church
84 Fairway Drive
Nashville, TN 37214

Position: Communications & Media Coordinator
Classification: Exempt/Part-Time, Estimated 25 hours per week

Job Responsibilities
• Video each Sunday morning (10:30 a.m.) church service to be broadcast via Facebook and YouTube (potential for light video editing)
• Video other church services as necessary (special occasion services such as Good Friday, Christmas Eve, etc.) (potential for light video editing)
o Some weekend special events coverage may be assigned as needed
• Train team of volunteers to operate video equipment
• Create and upload ProPresenter or equivalent for each Sunday’s service (and special occasion services as needed) – ProPresenter supports the order of worship; to include words associated with hymns, scriptures, readings, and any items deemed necessary by the pastor and/or church volunteer leaders
• Manage all social media accounts – Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
• Manage church website – make all updates, keep online calendar current
• Send monthly calendar and birthday list, and bi-monthly newsletter communication via email marketing program
• Prepare weekly electronic bulletin and event/calendar, coordinating with pastor and ministry areas
• Maintain and update church members database with contact information
• Maintain accuracy of email marketing platform contact information
Experience Required
• High school diploma or G.E.D. required, and three years of relevant experience, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skill, and abilities
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
• Social media management
• Website management (Wix, WordPress, or similar)
• Email marketing program management (MailChimp or similar)
• Experience in database management (Shepherd’s Staff or similar)
• Basic video editing experience a plus
• ProPresenter, Media Shout experience a plus
• Ability to learn and navigate through new software and online services
• Ability to work with a team and with volunteers
• Strong organizational and problem-solving skills

NOTE: A background check will be required.

Contact Jennifer: sychareune@icloud.com