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Communications Specialist

Where

Denver, CO

Job Type

Part-Time

Posted On

July 11, 2022

Classification

Exempt

Category

Marketing & Communications

Location / Chapter

Denver Area

Compensation

$15-$20/hr

Hours

15-20/week

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Position Summary

Position Summary 

The purpose of the Communications Specialist is to consistently and frequently tell the story of Denver YFC in a compelling and engaging way. S/he will create a library of well-cultivated, high-quality images and content for social media, mailings, video presentations, and print publications of Denver YFC. S/he is instrumental in assuring we have the funding and manpower to reach kids with authentic, Christ-sharing relationships and the Gospel. The Communications Specialist is responsible for results and oversight of mailings, website content, and additional YFC public materials. 

 

Essential Functions 

Daily Duties 

  • Update DAYFC website and social media with any relevant changes or information 
  • Edit & catalog media for YFC publications, including (but not limited to) photos, video clips, background images, and logos. 
  • Edit & approve special publications (such as brochures or flyers) for ministry staff. 
  • Respond to social media activity for Executive Director and the Denver YFC accounts. 

 

Weekly Duties 

  • Complete photo and video assignments as determined by the Executive Leadership and Development teams 
  • Schedule social media posts for the Executive Director and the public Denver YFC accounts (Twitter, Facebook and Instagram) 
  • Send a summary of posts and content to staff each week for reposting purposes. 

 

Monthly Duties 

  • Attend Supervisory meeting with Supervisor 
  • Represent YFC at events as needed 
  • Edit visual content of emails and mailings. 
  • Create visual layouts for brochures and flyers for volunteers, events, and other YFC events/programs. 
  • Make staff aware (through meetings or other means) of any new content they can use. 
  • Collect stories from staff for social media, mailings, and the website. 
  • Update the YFC website with relevant information, including blog posts 
  • Edit staff prayer letter content, print and prepare mailings. 

Position Requirements

Knowledge & Skills 

  • Must be proficient in creating and editing media content, preferably using Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Strong organizational skills 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Multi-tasker with strong work ethic 
  • Superior interpersonal skills 
  • Creativity 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Credentials Required & Preferred Education 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite  

Benefits

  • 403b Retirement

EOE Statement

YFC is classified as an Association of Churches and as such our hiring practices reflect that designation. As a religious nonprofit organization, Youth For Christ incorporates within each leader role, the requirement to model, teach, share and live the faith. The relationship between YFC’s mission and each of its leaders is its lifeblood and as such does at all times and in all instances reserve the right to make employment decisions based upon a person’s religious beliefs, personal character and lifestyle consistent with our understanding of the Bible or with our overall goals and requirements for Christian ministry.

We seek to create a workplace that is intentional about Kingdom Inspired Diversity. Our commitment to our employees extends to their opportunities for growth, development, promotion, training and compensation.

We will make reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with known disabilities, unless doing so would result in an undue hardship to the organization.