Communications Administrator

The Race & Christian Community Initiative at the Emmanuel Gospel Center
Published
October 2, 2020
Location
Boston, MA
Job Type
Job Category
Administration
Salary/Wage
$20 - $22/hr

Description

JOB OVERVIEW: Offer communications support to RCCI with a focus on planning, developing, and distributing communications that build community and contribute to the dismantling of racism.

HOURS: Average of 16 hours / week, depending on deadlines.

COMMITMENT & TERMS: This is a temporary, 6-month position that has the possibility of turning into a permanent position.

ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES: The RCCI Communications Administrator will report to the Director of the Race and Christian Community Initiative and be responsible for the following duties:

  • Plan, develop, and send RCCI’s newsletters and email blasts.
  • Post on social media regarding the activities of RCCI, public service announcements, and in response to major current events.
  • Conduct race-related research, process and document resources, and synthesize findings.
  • Develop, post, and update educational materials for EGC’s resource page.
  • Offer input on the vision, strategy, and policy around RCCI’s media engagement and communications.
  • Complete other communication or administrative tasks as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Familiarity with racial reconciliation, healing, and justice conversations, language, and resources
  • Understanding of, experience in, and ability to effectively engage diverse Christian communities in Boston, across racial and denominational lines
  • Ability to think deeply and communicate clearly and sensitively about complex concepts and dynamics
  • Ability to create excellent communications that are aligned with RCCI’s vision, mission, values, postures and strategies
  • Strong organizational, administrative and planning skills
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to produce and distribute products within set deadlines
  • Proficient in standard office applications (e.g. Microsoft office, Google suites)
  • Experience in or willingness to learn communication and website platforms such as Squarespace, Constant Contact, and Grammarly
  • College degree or commensurate experience

Skills

  • Strong commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Affirms EGC’s and RCCI’s vision, mission and values
  • Sees contributing to the dismantling of racism as a part of God’s redemptive work, anti-racism education as a part of Christian discipleship and anti-racist action as an outworking of the Christian faith
  • Takes the posture of a bridge-builder across racial lines
  • Speaks truth in love
  • Comfortable working independently while valuing collaboration
  • Mature Christian faith

How to Apply

To apply, view the full job description at www.egc.org/race and submit a resume and cover letter to Megan Lietz at mlietz@egc.org and write “RCCI Communications Administrator” in the subject line. Submissions are due by Fri. Oct. 16th, 2020.