Church Engagement Representative

Fund Development · Alpharetta, Georgia
Department Fund Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Kids Alive International

Job Posting


Church Engagement Representative

Reports to: The Senior Vice President of Engagement and Partnerships

Full-Time Salaried, Exempt, based in Atlanta Georgia

 

Kids Alive International is a Christ-centered organization that believes every child deserves to live free from the bondage of hunger, abuse, and exploitation. Our commitment to this Biblical truth compels us to rescue orphans and vulnerable children and meet their spiritual, physical, educational, and emotional needs with compassion and excellence.

 

We are seeking a Church Engagement Representative that can build, maintain, and deepen relationships with current and potential church partners across all denominations to secure financial and faith-based support for our mission and vision. The successful individual will be a collaborative and innovative self-starter with a welcoming and responsive demeanor and the ability to effectively communicate the impact and opportunities that exist for others’ involvement in Kids Alive’s work around the world in an engaging manner. They will wrestle alongside of us with the complex issues that affect the vulnerable populations of the world and show a passion for mobilizing the Body of Christ in a way that brings about sustainable aid and Biblical justice for “the orphan and the widow” (James 1:27). They will demonstrate servant-hearted leadership to those inside and outside of the organization.

 

At our organization, it is important to have a committed personal Christian faith in Jesus Christ and a heart for serving orphans and vulnerable children. We also seek alignment with the driving mission, vision, and core values of Kids Alive International, the Bible, Christian theology, faith, and practice. Read more about our mission, vision, and core values here: www.kidsalive.org/meet-kids-alive/about/what-we-believe/,

 

In this role you will:

  • Create awareness for how church leadership and congregations can carry out the message of the Gospel and partner with Kids Alive to further His Kingdom
  • Present about the impact and benefit of partnership with Kids Alive in a variety of faith-based environments: to churches, organizations, individuals, and other groups
  • Accompany key church partners as they travel internationally to engage in activities such as Vision Trips and Service Teams
  • Develop and manage a system of tracking church relationships in the assigned portfolio and strategies for engaging with them
  • Fully utilize the organization’s tools and resources to identify, contact, and cultivate church relationships, track all activity in the CRM database

 

We are looking for individuals with:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in business or public administration or equivalent experience
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience with a proven track record in identifying, cultivating, and sustaining constituent relationships, preferably with churches
  • Ministry and/or missionary experience, preferably in contexts of cultural diversity or vulnerable populations
  • Proficiency in developing, directing, and executing multiple projects and implementing strategic program goals to completion
  • A proven understanding of and sensitivity to the unique challenges of working globally, respecting the diversity of people and cultures
  • Language proficiency in Spanish and/or French is a plus
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, CRM databases, etc.
  • A valid Driver’s License and passport as the role requires up to 20% travel

 

Kids Alive offers competitive pay and comprehensive benefits. If you possess the above-mentioned skills and experience and are looking for a challenging but rewarding work experience, we want to hear from you. For immediate and confidential consideration, please submit your cover letter and resume and fill out our online application.

 

For more information on Kids Alive International, check out our website: www.kidsalive.org.

 

Have questions? Reach out to Bill Dean, Mobilization Coordinator: Bill.Dean@kidsalive.org.

 

We look forward to connecting with you soon! 

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  • Location
    Alpharetta, Georgia
  • Department
    Fund Development
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced