Job Opening

Job Opening: Church Administrator (Interim)


First Presbyterian Church of Easton

Easton, PA

Categories:  Administration - Secretarial/Office

Denomination: Presbyterian - PCUSA

Church Size: 100-150

Job Type: Part-Time, Interim
(With potential of becoming permanent and expanding hrs.)

$12-$15 an hour (commensurate with experience)

Job Description:

The role of the Church Administrator is to support the mission and ministry of the Church by assisting the Pastor, volunteer treasurer and the church’s lay leaders to manage the day-to-day operations of the Church, which shall include, but are not limited to the following responsibilities:

• Office management and administration

• Communications with the congregation, church staff and the local community, including the creation of print material (weekly bulletin) and use of automated communications (social media, email, etc.)

• Assisting with financial management of the Church

• Coordinating the use of church grounds and property 

Expectations and Qualifications:

To be qualified, candidates will need proven organizational, financial, communication and interpersonal skills, including that he or she must:

• Have 5 years in office and/or business administration, preferably for a *church

• Have excellent organizational and communication skills

• Be very comfortable with technology, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) and with social media communication tools ( Website, Facebook, Dropbox) , as well as a readiness to learn new communications technologies

• Have financial/accounting skills, including familiarity with QuickBooks

• Have a caring attitude and excellent people skills

• Be able to work independently and pro-actively

• Be accessible, responsive, and flexible to handle the changing needs of the church

• Be able to properly handle confidential information in a careful and secure manner

• Enthusiastically support the mission, values and goals of the First Presbyterian Church

*Knowledge of Presbyterian worship, structures and polity is an asset.

Accountability: To the Session through the Pastor and Personnel Team

Qualified candidates can submit their resume via email: