St. Agnes is seeking a Ministry and Communications Assistant
St. Agnes Catholic Church in Arlington, Virginia, is seeking a full-time Ministry and Communications Assistant (MCA) with a pleasant attitude and professional demeanor to join the parish staff. The MCA reports to and provides direct ministry, communications and organizational support to the Director of Development, Outreach and Communications (DDOC), in collaboration with the Pastor.
Key duties include the following:
o Administering parish calendar, including handling regular requests from the diocese and parish ministries for space on-site.
o Providing ministry support for the clergy, including assembling Mass binders and scheduling altar servers and lectors for weekend and Holy Day Masses.
o Supporting overall parish-wide communications, including helping to create advertising for an aggressive annual schedule of parish and community events.
o Handling administrative duties, as assigned, including maintaining large databases of parish distribution lists, answering phones, greeting visitors and directing inquiries to the appropriate staff or volunteer leaders.
Qualified candidates must have the ability to learn, or existing familiarity with, various kinds of software, including Ministry Scheduler Pro, Constant Contact, Publisher and social media platforms. Excellent interpersonal, writing and grammar skills, as well as attention to detail necessary. Practice and personal witness to the Catholic Faith required.
Must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree. One to five years professional work experience preferred. Local connection to Beltway area preferred. Compensation will be tied to experience.
Please send cover letter and resume, or inquiries, to firstname.lastname@example.org with Ministry and Communications Assistant in the subject line. St. Agnes is located at 1910 N. Randolph Street, Arlington, VA 22207.