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Church Administrator

The following position for Church Administrator is open and accepting applications. Please send your resume and cover letter to searchcommittee@sharingpeace.org

Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, a neighborhood church located on the western edge of Alexandria, is searching for a Church Administrator to support and assist the Pastor, other staff, and the congregation in the proclamation of the Gospel through: Administration, Communication, Office Management, Records Management, and Financial Management. The Church Administrator should be aware of PELC’s place within the ministries of the local, synodical, and national church-at-large, or have the willingness to grow and learn.

PELC is looking for someone with a heart for serving people of all ages, ethnicities, gender understandings, sexual orientations, socioeconomic positions, faith backgrounds, citizenship levels, and/or family dynamics. This person will bring with them a knowledge of and experience in reception and customer service, computer programs and IT (Microsoft Office, WordPress, Google Suites, etc.), social media and website management, data entry, video technology platforms, record keeping and organization, and basic financial practices. Experience in church administration is not specifically required but would be a benefit. What is required is the ability to keep confidentiality, multi-task, receive direction and feedback, take initiative, work independently and as part of the staff team, display a warm and welcoming spirit to all, and ask for help when needed. One need not be of the Christian faith to fill this position, but we do expect that whoever works with us will not oppose our mission and vision but is willing to use their professional skills to support our work here.

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To apply for this position, submit a cover letter and resume to: searchcommittee@sharingpeace.org.

Questions about this position can be directed to: pastor@sharingpeace.org.