ajax-loader
Job Description

Error:

Executive Minister star

This posting is no longer available. This is either because the employer has filled the position or the position has closed. Click here to find more jobs like this one.

Rhode Island State Council of Churches

Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Date Posted:
10/16/2006
Categories:
Administrative
Job Type:
Full-Time
Rhode Island State Council of Churches
Job Description:
Executive Minister

Executive Minister for The Rhode Island State Council of Churches. Theologically trained. Must have commitment to mission, an ecumenical focus, and advocacy skills. Flexible package to be negotiated.

- - - - - -

REPORTING FUNCTION: The Executive Minister reports directly to its Governing Board which is composed of delegates from member denominations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

A. Mission - to guide, facilitate and implement the Councils mission, with special attention to urban issues.

B. Ecumenism - to build and support relationships across the broad ecumenical community.

C. Program - to work with denominations and local church leaders to develop programs of benefit to all.

D. Advocacy - to offer a prophetic voice in the public arena, with pastoral sensitivity in identifying community needs and mobilizing a response.

E. Resource Development - to seek funding to undergird the Council.

QUALIFICATIONS: The Executive Minister serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Council, with oversight responsibility for administration, fiscal and program development. Our candidate should:

be a moral leader of mature Christian faith and witness;
be a visionary leader with administrative skill;
be an inclusive and open person, able to carry out ecumenical relationships with respect and appreciation for diversity;
have a strong, proven record in social justice ministries;
have a strong, proven record in collaboration with churches;
have a degree or equivalent in theological studies; and
have personal and personnel skills that include communication, motivation, fund-raising, flexibility and experience in mobilizing staff and volunteers.

BENEFITS: A flexible package to be negotiated.

RISCC SEARCH COMMITTEE,
225 Chapman Street, Suite 303, Providence, RI 02905
(401-461-5558) Application Deadline: January 1, 2007







Keywords: Pastor

Contact Employer Apply Now

Error:

You Also May Be Interested In:
View All
About the Company

Rhode Island State Council of Churches

The Rhode Island State Council of Churches is a statewide ecumenical presence committed to competency, vitality and faithfulness in Christian witness. Our mission is to enact a lively infusion of hope, joy, love, service and justice to the people of our State; and to be regarded as a Council of both national consequence and global concern. We wish to build on those strengths while reaching out in new ways to the community. More...