GPS Communications Coordinator

at Connecting Streams (view profile)
Location Ottawa, Canada
Date Posted March 29, 2022
Category Other
Job Type Part-time

Description

GPS Communications Coordinator

Ministry:  Connecting Streams

Location:  Ottawa, ON

Reports to: National GPS Ministry Leader

 

Ministry Overview

Power to Change (P2C) seeks to help people know Jesus and experience His power to change the world.  We envision millions of volunteers engaged in faith adventures that transform lives through the power of the gospel.  You can be a part of this movement of change by applying your skills in P2C Ministries.

Connecting Streams equips and mobilizes the Church to help society’s vulnerable populations know Jesus and experience His power to change the world. Through partnerships and teams, we build trusting relationships that foster faith and hope.

Position Overview

The GPS Communications Coordinator will support the GPS ministry in internal and external communications.

 

Primary Objectives:

GPS Team Member

  • Fully engage with the GPS Team to create and implement a strategic plan.
  • Work with the National GPS Ministry Leader to develop and implement a strategic plan and achieve objectives for GPS
  • Learn and develop with GPS Team to share resources, encourage and equip each other, and share expertise
  • Intentionally pray for your team regularly

Marketing and Communications

  • Collaborate with the National GPS Ministry Leader in building and maintaining relationships with post-secondary, ministry, and organizational partners
  • Oversee the development and maintenance of regular communications with supporters and donors
  • Oversee communications with students and students leaders to keep them informed leading up to and during the ministry year
  • Respond to emails and maintain GPS Program inbox in a timely manner
  • Pre-screen student and student leaders applicants before passing them on to the National GPS Ministry Leader and GPS Residence Supervisor
  • Collaborate with the Marketing and Communications Coordinator and Content Development Coordinator to develop and implement a social media strategy to post content and engage followers specific to GPS
  • Attend and engage in P2C - Marketing’s regularly training events

Coordination 

  • Work with the GPS Team to coordinate planning and execution of GPS events, outreach, and service opportunities
  • Coordinate with other CS and/or P2C staff to access information and resources to contribute towards the GPS objectives
  • Support GPS team members with key research prior to meeting with partners and other connections
  • Proactively anticipate, recognize, and resolve issues

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • A deep, growing, intimate relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to use Google Suite or equivalent
  • Administrative skills, personally organized, good steward of time
  • Self-motivated, team builder, able to work independently
  • A genuine desire to see people’s lives transformed by Jesus
  • Skill in leading people spiritually regardless of spiritual context
  • Ability to relate well with Churches and other Christian organizations
  • Ability to relate well with youth and young adults

Education and Experience:

  • Experience in communications

 

This position requires Ministry Partner Development where the successful candidate will be required to build a team which provides financial and prayer support for salary and ministry expenses including benefits coverage.

OR

Where the candidate is able to be financially independent, they may volunteer for this position with the expectation that they will serve as associate staff.

Other Requirements:

A growing, personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a pre-existing belief and demonstration of lifestyle as outlined in the P2C Code of Conduct and Statement of Faith and abide by the biblical principles outlined in these documents. 

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Please visit our website to view ongoing job opportunities at https://p2c.com/opportunities/.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Power to Change; however, only candidates who closely match the requirements will be contacted directly. Candidates who are selected may be required to complete a background check.