Communications Director

Website Citizens Church

The Communications Director serves on the executive team to help us tell others about what Jesus is doing in and through our church as we carry out the mission to Enjoy God, Love Others, and Make Disciples.

As the leader of the communications team, the director will develop, equip, and guide the organization to expand the impact of ministry both inside and outside the church. A strong partnership with ministry leaders will help them plan and execute strategies for effective ways to connect with their intended audiences. Additionally, the Communications Director will integrate creative arts into the life of the church and maintain a cohesive look and feel that honors the excellence and beauty of God.

Position: Full-time / Salaried

Location: Plano, Texas

Dept: Communications

Reports To: Executive Pastor


A flourishing personal relationship with Jesus as exhibited by the fruit of the Spirit
Free from addiction or life-dominating sin; a commitment to living beyond reproach
Affirmation and upholding of Citizens Church’s Doctrines & Distinctives (Beliefs)
A passion for the mission to Enjoy God, Love People, and Make Disciples
Compliance with Citizen Church’s employee policies and procedures
Compliance with all state and federal laws and regulatory requirements
Flexibility of schedule, including nights and weekends, as needed by the ministry
Must demonstrate annually a clear background check
Perform other duties as required


Strategy and Planning

Leads the Executive Team and organization in creating, implementing, and measuring strategic, high quality, and high impact communications
Inspires and oversees the Communications Team, including staff, partners, and volunteers to execute creative and effective communications
Partners with church and ministry leaders to create and execute effective communication plans
Strategizes and executes across all communication media (website, social media, print, email, video, digital, stage design, foyer display, signs, etc.)
Creates and manages the Communications Budget

Creative Direction

Cultivates and champions the power of creative arts into Citizens Church
Maintains a cohesive look and feel that honors the excellence and beauty of God
Writes copy for the dissemination of information (e.g. newsletter)
Provides direction for compelling content creation and creative design
Develops the creative talents and skills of the communications team
Fosters cross-communications between all church audiences (e.g. members, elders, visitors, community)

People Development

Displays a Christ-like love for people
Engages, trains, and disciples staff and volunteers through regular trainings, team building events, 1:1 meetings, and regular edifying points of contact
Evaluates progress of and performance of staff and volunteers


Prepares for, leads, and attends weekly communication team meetings
Oversees project management tracking and communication
Ensures tasks, communications, and events are well organized, clear and consistent
Creates and maintains the Communications budget
Excels at personal communication and time management
Sets and maintains policies, goals and objectives


Bachelor’s Degree – preferred in Journalism, Communications, Marketing, or PR
Experience in leading and managing teams – preferred 3-5 years
Basic to advanced experience in Adobe Creative Suite
Copywriting experience preferred
Project management experience
Able to make decisions, problem solve, manage conflict and work well within an organization
Self-starter, learner, flexible, humble, and adaptable
Able to organize leaders and volunteers
Proficient in administrative systems (e.g. Google Drive, etc.)

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