Church Administrator, First Church, Mason City, Iowa

2/1/2019

Christian Administrator First United Methodist in Mason City, Iowa is looking for a person with strong Christian Principles to coordinate all the resources of the church including staff, members, youth, building and finances. This is a new position requiring a strong love of God and the utilization of Christian principles in leading the church to do God’s work. Our church has devoted the past year to developing a New Beginnings Initiative which has created new energy while celebrating our 167 year history in the community. With our new pastor, Dan Fernandez, we are growing and we need help to continue our plan. The Principal Responsibilities of the Christian Administrator are to: Work closely with and under the direction and guidance of the Lead Minister Encourage and oversee volunteerism in the church and community Coordinate with the Lead Pastor and a very active Staff Parish Relations Committee to continue to implement the New Beginnings Initiative. Supervise the Church Staff, finances and endowments. Receive and take action on concerns of the staff and congregation Oversee the committees of the church. Connect with the community to understand community needs and grow the church. Fully understand duties and responsibilities outlined in The Church Organizational Chart. Required Skills: Be outgoing (a people person) Be comfortable with youth and people of all ages Be gentle but assertive in motivating people to do God’s work Be familiar with social media and the computer Conflict is everywhere in our society. He or she will lead us in Christian resolution of conflict when required with full support from governing committees and the pastor. Book keeping skills are not required, but supervision of the church’s finances are essential. Management skills are required. Experience or management education is preferred. Desired Skills: Be Self Sufficient and highly motivated to do God’s Work Position Expectations: The position is full time with benefits and salary commensurate with experience. Salary Range 35000-50000 This person will become an active member of our church. Forward resumes to brenda@masoncityfirstumc.org