Executive Director, Marketing & Delivery

Executive Director, Marketing & Delivery, Reports to Associate General Secretary, World Service

The Executive Director, Marketing & Delivery position oversees the Discipleship Ministries World Service (WS) marketing and delivery systems supporting the programming for the agency. Guides the agency in its marketing strategy to ensure maximum education and communication with the constituents of Discipleship Ministries. Works closely with the programming team to choose the appropriate delivery platforms for resources. Focuses on increasing delivery of products to those that we serve. Oversees and coordinates events for WS. Assists in the shaping of external communications including media relations, press releases, board meeting prep, General Conference prep, and training for WS staff in best practices for marketing and delivery.

The successful candidate must have extensive experience in a wide variety of communication vehicles, marketing, and public relations, including web, social media, CRM (specifically Salesforce) and platforms for delivery of resources. Must possess excellent communication, writing, and interpersonal, analytical, organizational, critical-thinking, problem solving and presentation skills. Ability to assimilate information from a variety of sources, analyze information, and recommendations of action to be taken; experience in communicating and handling confidential information; demonstrated interpersonal skills, ability to write and speak well. Must possess in-depth knowledge of The United Methodist Church and its leadership, a general knowledge of Discipleship Ministries products, and services; ability to use Microsoft Office software products and electronic skills; demonstrated cultural sensitivity; continuous improvement knowledge.

Education / Experience

Master’s Degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations or equivalency / Five to seven years of related experience.

How to Apply

To be considered for this opportunity please send a cover letter and resume to Human Resources via email at [email protected].

Discipleship Ministries is an Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V EOE.

Application Deadline: December 10, 2021