The Congregation of Holy Cross in Notre Dame, IN is looking to hire a full-time Director of Communications for the Holy Cross Office of Development, located in Moreau Seminary. Do you enjoy developing and implementing effective marketing and communication plans? Would you like to work for a company that trusts and invests in you? Are you looking for a fulfilling career where you can foster donor relationships? Are you looking to showcase your dynamic and proactive communication strategies in a positive working environment while supporting the international work of Holy Cross? If so, please read on!
This Director of Communications position earns a competitive starting salary range of $70,000 to $80,000 depending on experience and education. We provide excellent benefits, including health, dental, vision, 403(b), pension plan, short-term and long-term disability, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, advanced pay option, and free counseling. Additionally, we offer social events throughout the year, continued training, and pay increases. If this director opening sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT THE CONGREGATION OF HOLY CROSS
The Congregation of Holy Cross is a community of Catholic, apostolic priests and brothers called by Jesus Christ and founded by Blessed Basil Moreau, who patterned the religious community after the Holy Family. Holy Cross priests and brothers are called upon to be educators in the faith, who with a preferential option for the poor, educate both the mind and heart principally in the fields of education, parish and mission.
Our distinctive charism and trust in Divine Providence have guided Holy Cross members to found world-renowned institutes of Catholic higher education, parishes across the United States and Mexico, along with other important ministries on five continents.
OUR IDEAL DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS
As Director of Communications, you’re responsible for providing outstanding planning and project management with a focus on executing macro and micro level plans. You demonstrate development of a robust advertising program that inspires new benefactors and donors. You generate annual marketing and communication plans that accelerate engagement. You take the initiative to implement your innovative ideas and put them into action, creating a vision that sparks excitement.
Showing adaptability to the variety of job tasks your role entails, you organize and manage your time to best fit the needs of the department. As a self-starter, you provide consistent work, focusing heavily on creation. You build relationships and foster collaboration with Holy Cross priests, brothers, and men in formation. You can be counted on to maintain a professional demeanor and to cultivate benefactor relationships to excel fundraising efforts to the Congregation. With efficiency and purpose, you remain calm under pressure when prioritizing multiple tasks. Your team appreciates how you proactively communicate and offer a positive attitude. You find great satisfaction in conveying a high level of communication and take pride in the quality of work you provide.
A Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in marketing, communication, graphic design, or a related field. Three (3) to five (5) years of relevant experience is required
Demonstrated proficiency with project management required
Proficiency in digital photography as well as video and audio recording are preferred.
Outstanding interpersonal skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Friendly and professional demeanor
High degree of initiative and self-direction
Knowledge and understanding of the Catholic Church and clergy, experience working for a Catholic organization, and specific knowledge of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is strongly preferred.
Are you innovative and pioneering? Can you prove accuracy while working on multiple projects? Are you a strong communicator who demonstrates cultural sensitivity? If yes, you might just be perfect for this director position!
WORK SCHEDULE FOR DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS
This office position offers a day shift schedule of 8am-4:30pm, Monday – Friday (early mornings, evenings, weekends as needed for events)
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
If you feel that you would be right for this director opportunity, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.