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Samaritan's Purse

Director of Communications

Samaritan's Purse
Boone, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 09/07/2012
Categories: Communications - Marketing/Public Relations
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Immediate need exists for a seasoned, hands-on professional to help direct ministry-wide communications and marketing efforts; managing a large veteran team of writers, editors, and designers for print and web. Must be a strategic thinker with strong editorial and marketing skills in comprehensive communications environments. A humble, servant heart and unflinching commitment to Christ is paramount.

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited 4-year college or university; and 10-15 years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Twelve credit hours of college-level Biblical studies are strongly preferred.

Mission Statement:
Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, 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. The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Distinct Objectives:
The work of Samaritan’s Purse is marked by five distinct objectives, grounded in Scripture and biblical principles:
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-- “God Room”