The Director/Pastor of Communications and Media will lead other paid and volunteer staff in fulfilling Fincastle Baptist Church’s purpose of glorifying God by helping people KNOW God, GROW in God and LIVE for God. Our goal is to change the world from Fincastle, Va. through the means of technology and church planting. The Director/Pastor of Communications and Media will convey the vision and story of FBC so as to see lives changed for eternity. The Director/Pastor of Communications and Media will lead the media and communications team in support of all FBC’s ministries by utilizing live broadcasts, radio programs, podcasts, the website, church app, social media, signage, photography, videography, and graphic design.
RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to):
1.) Manage all aspects of communications, media and technology, including a live broadcast to multi-site campuses, radio programs, podcasts, web site, church app, social media, signage, photography, videography, and graphic design.
2.) Enhance the teaching series through graphics, sermon bumpers, etc.
3.) Collaborate and coordinate with other staff to launch internal and external digital campaigns for events, conferences, teaching series, and other projects as needed
4.) Recruit, train and oversight of media team staff and volunteers
5.) Develop ways to creatively communicate stories of life-change via video, interviews, social media, bulletins, etc.
CHARACTERISTICS & QUALIFICATIONS:
1.) Personal faith in Jesus Christ, evidenced by spiritual growth and passion for God
2.) Must be willing to become a member of Fincastle Baptist Church
3.) Previous communications experience
4.) Excellent communication skills and the ability to maintain confidentiality
5.) Attention to detail
6.) Skillful in organization and communication with keen analytical and problem-solving ability
7.) Works well under pressure, capable of handling multiple assignments and priorities with grace
8.) Servant leader with a high standard for excellence and reverence for those he serves
9.) A desire to do whatever it takes to see people come to KNOW God, GROW in God and LIVE for God
The Director/Pastor of Communications and Media will report directly to the Senior Pastor.
Bachelor’s degree in communications, graphic design, and/or a related field is preferred.
A full-time salary and benefits package will be offered based on skills and experience.