Communications Coordinator

Company Name: 
Second Presbyterian Church
313 N. East St.
Contact Person: 
Jenny Doutt
Contact E-mail Address:
Contact Phone Number: 
(309) 8286297
Communication at Second Pres The primary objective of this position is to coordinate and produce communication that supports the church’s life and ministry. Mediums include everything from graphic arts to a weekly printed newsletter to social media. It also includes both communicating internally with a multigenerational congregation and externally with a diverse community which includes two universities and State Farm corporate headquarters. Core Job Requirements Visual • Create graphic arts for ministry events, sermon series, website and outreach efforts. • Build and maintain a visual identity for the church and for church events and activities. • Photograph church events and integrate into church communication when fitting Print • Coordinate the publication of weekly printed announcements via a weekly newsletter. • Coordinate the publication of a quarterly all-church printed newsletter. • Ensure a consistent voice and tone for publications. • Coordinate other special printed materials such as the annual report. Web • Coordinate the publication of a weekly e-newsletter correlating with the weekly printed newsletter. • Edit and update content on the church’s website • Engage congregation and community via social media
Qualifications • Personal o Commitment to communicating Christ and the mission of the church universal with others o Comfortable working in a large church environment • Education o Bachelor’s degree required o Communication or graphic arts emphasis preferred • Experience o Adobe CS5 proficiency required o Microsoft Office product proficiency preferred o Graphic design skills required
Application Instructions: 
• Please submit a cover letter, resume, and (if available) samples of your graphic and/or print communication to The position is open until filled.