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Introduction:

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated individual to join our team as an Executive Pastor. This role is suitable for someone who is passionate about serving and leading in a church environment. If you are a dynamic and visionary leader with a heart for ministry, we invite you to apply and help us fulfill our mission of making a positive impact in our community.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic leadership and oversight to the church staff and ministries.
  • Collaborate with the Senior Pastor to develop and implement the church's vision and goals.
  • Manage and supervise various departments, ensuring effective communication and coordination.
  • Oversee the planning and execution of worship services and special events.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with church members, staff, and community leaders.
  • Provide pastoral care and support to church members in times of need.
  • Assist in the recruitment, training, and development of staff and volunteers.
  • Manage the church's budget and financial resources.
  • Ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.

Job Brief:

As the Executive Pastor, you will play a crucial role in leading and supporting the church's ministries and operations. You will work closely with the Senior Pastor to implement the church's vision and ensure its alignment with the overall mission. Your leadership and strategic guidance will help create a thriving and impactful church community.

Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Senior Pastor to develop and implement the church's strategic plan.
  • Provide oversight and support to various ministries, ensuring their alignment with the church's vision and goals.
  • Lead and manage the church staff, providing guidance, support, and mentorship.
  • Coordinate and oversee the planning and execution of worship services and special events.
  • Foster a culture of excellence, teamwork, and continuous improvement within the church.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with church members, staff, and community leaders.
  • Provide pastoral care and support to church members, offering guidance and counseling as needed.
  • Assist in the recruitment, training, and development of staff and volunteers.
  • Manage the church's budget and financial resources, ensuring responsible stewardship.
  • Stay updated on relevant legal and regulatory requirements, ensuring compliance.

Requirements and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in theology, ministry, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • Ordained or licensed minister with a strong understanding of Christian theology and principles.
  • Proven experience in a leadership role within a church or ministry setting.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to lead and inspire a diverse team.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other relevant software.
  • Knowledge of budgeting and financial management principles.
  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information with integrity.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

The Executive Pastor provides strategic leadership and oversight to the church staff and ministries. They work closely with the Senior Pastor to implement the church's vision and goals, manage various departments, and ensure effective communication and coordination.

A Bachelor's degree in theology, ministry, or a related field is required (Master's degree preferred). The candidate should be an ordained or licensed minister with a strong understanding of Christian theology and principles. Proven experience in a leadership role within a church or ministry setting is also required.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong organizational and problem-solving abilities, and the ability to lead and inspire a diverse team are important skills for an Executive Pastor. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other relevant software, as well as knowledge of budgeting and financial management principles, is also necessary.

Review and Approval:

This job description has been reviewed and approved by the Senior Pastor and the HR department.