May 26, 2021 Join the Christ Church Team!

Christ Church has open positions. Please read the descriptions below for the Director of Finance and Human Resources and the  Director of Communications positions.

Director of Finance & Human Resources

Christ Episcopal Church, 1114 Ninth Street, Coronado CA 92118

Christ Episcopal Church serves Coronado and the wider San Diego community as a center for religious life, spiritual growth, education, and outreach. Open and welcoming, Christ Church’s motto is “Bridging Love and Service.” The Christ Church family prides itself on courageous hospitality, intellectual curiosity, justice for all, and service as a way of life. Rooted in its Episcopal identity and situated on the Christ Church campus, Christ Church Day School is the church’s largest ministry, directly serving ~100 elementary age students. 

The newly created Director of Finance & Human Resources position will oversee the performance and efficiency of the following for both Christ Church and Christ Church Day School:

  • Finances and budgeting
  • Accounting and bookkeeping
  • Human resources policies, procedures, and records
  • Insurance and benefits
  • Payroll

Additionally, the Director of Finance & Human Resources will:

  • Assist with donations, pledges, and Development tracking
  • Aid Stewardship and Development
  • Support audits
  • Generate tax documents
  • Create analyses and reports
  • Produce Parochial Reports
  • Manage Diocesan requirements

The Director of Finance & Human Resources will report to the church’s Rector and will work closely with the church’s Treasurer and Finance Committee as well as the Christ Church Day School Head of School. This is a full-time, exempt position requiring on-site presence Monday – Friday and may include an occasional evening; exact work hours may be flexible.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science
  • General finance and accounting experience
  • Quickbooks Online experience
  • Human Resources experience
  • Excel expertise

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • Integrity
  • Collaborative attitude
  • Pastoral approach
  • Cultural competency
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Respect for deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize and balance a varying workload
  • Willingness to learn and implement new systems and software
  • Patience and fortitude in sorting out systems and vendors
  • Experience with:
    • Paychex
    • FACTS

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance for Employee + 1
  • Pension contributions
  • Generous office closures and paid time off
  • Loving, family-like work environment

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

To apply, please submit the following to rector@christchurchcoronado.org:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • 3 references

DOWNLOAD THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & Human Resources JOB DESCRIPTION

Director of Communications

Christ Episcopal Church, 1114 Ninth Street, Coronado CA 92118

Christ Episcopal Church serves Coronado and the wider San Diego community as a center for religious life, spiritual growth, education, and outreach. Open and welcoming, Christ Church’s motto is “Bridging Love and Service.” The Christ Church family prides itself on courageous hospitality, intellectual curiosity, justice for all, and service as a way of life. Rooted in its Episcopal identity and situated on the Christ Church campus, Christ Church Day School is the church’s largest ministry, directly serving ~100 elementary age students.

The newly created Director of Communications position will oversee the strategy, maintenance, and day-to-day operations of the following for both Christ Church and Christ Church Day School:

  • Websites
  • Social media
  • Automated email marketing
  • Print marketing and communications
  • Photography
  • Contact databases

Additionally, the Director of Communications will:

  • Create and produce weekly worship bulletins
  • Photograph church and school events and day-to-day happenings
  • Maintain photo libraries for the church and the school
  • Coordinate media and press contacts
  • Write articles and press releases
  • Solicit and manage content from staff, stakeholders, and partners
  • Develop a style guide
  • Assist with audio/visual equipment and programs for worship, meetings, and livestreaming
  • Connect with other churches, the Diocese, and the wider Church

The Director of Communications will report to the church’s Rector and will work closely with the Minister for Children, Youth & Families and the church’s ministries as well as the Christ Church Day School Head of School. This is a full-time, exempt position requiring some on-site presence, including many Sundays and occasional evenings; exact on-site hours may be flexible.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Automated email marketing experience
  • Website maintenance experience
  • Social media experience
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Storytelling and content creation experience, including graphics

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • Integrity
  • Collaborative attitude
  • Pastoral approach
  • Cultural competency
  • Knowledge of The Episcopal Church
  • Attention to detail
  • Respect for deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize and balance a varying workload
  • Willingness to learn and implement new systems and software
  • Competency in:
    • Adobe Creative Suite
    • Graphic design and photo editing
    • Creative asset management
    • Social media marketing
    • Website and social media integration
  • Experience with:
    • G-Suite or Google for Nonprofits
    • Database systems
    • Website design platforms
    • HTML and CSS

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance for Employee + 1
  • Pension contributions
  • Generous office closures and paid time off
  • Loving, family-like work environment

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

To apply, please submit the following to rector@christchurchcoronado.org:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • 2 writing samples
  • 2 social media posts (links or screenshots)
  • 2 photography samples
  • Links to online portfolios and graphic design work welcomed

Download the Director of Communications Job Description