Content Development & Communications Specialist

Samaritan's Purse Boone , NC 28607

Posted 2 months ago

We are hiring a Content Development and Communication Specialist in Operation Christmas Child! We are searching for someone to lead content collection trips, design and edit communication materials, and manage our library of volunteer resources. The Content Development and Communication Specialist will have the opportunity to develop meaningful content that influences program initiatives which support approximately 10,000 year round and 130,000 short term volunteers! Don't miss this chance to be our chief content curator for Operation Christmas Child's Volunteer Relations Team!

Samaritan's Purse is a non-denominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. For over 40 years, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ. If you are searching for a Career with Impact come see how we serve!

You will be given the opportunity to:

  • Create, write and develop plans for communication that support Volunteer Program initiatives, taking each plan from concept to deliverable

  • Work with Volunteer Program Manager to deliver content for the General Sessions for the Connect Conference

  • Review, edit and proofread content in support of the Volunteer Program Manager and team

  • Identify key spiritual impact stories for potential video, photo, communication or social media campaigns, as well as plans, coordinate and lead content collection trips

We need you to bring:

  • A personal, vibrant relationship with Jesus Christ and desire to continue being an active, consistent witness for Him

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in English, Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, or a related discipline from a 4-year college or university, plus four to six years' related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, experience using WordPress, and working knowledge of graphic design

  • Ability to work with minimal direction; must have a high level of independence

  • Eye for details; experience editing and creating communications while maintaining the voice of the organization

  • Strong time management skills; ability to spearhead communication across multiple teams while meeting project deadlines

  • Strong innovation and creatives skills; ability to pitch compelling content and deliver results

  • Domestic travel, 40 nights per year

What you receive:

  • Career with purpose!

  • Medical, prescription, dental & vision insurance

  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

  • Long term and short term disability insurance

  • Term Life insurance

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan

  • Ten paid holidays

  • Ten or more days of vacation depending on years of service

  • Ten sick/personal days

  • Daily staff devotions and prayer time

Please provide a cover letter that speaks to why you qualify for this position and be sure to include your resume. We look forward to reviewing your application!

Samaritan's Purse Distinct Objectives:

PROCLAIM THE GOSPEL - EXALT Christ and share the Gospel while working in His Name around the world

SERVE WITH EXCELLENCE - EXCEED the world's standard while serving the purposes of God's kingdom

RESPOND WITH COMPASSIONATE ACTION - EXPEDITE our response to needs as the Lord reveals opportunities to minister

DEMONSTRATE BIBLICAL INTEGRITY - EXHIBIT character and integrity personally, at home and work

WALK IN BOLD FAITH - EXPECT God to do the impossible


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