People are our most valued resource. Our committed employees are involved in "Making Christlike Disciples in the Nations" in 164 world areas.
The Global Ministry Center Human Resources Office professionals strive to deliver the highest possible service to our employees and are responsible for the recruitment, placement, and retention of qualified individuals to staff the ministry and administrative positions of the GMC. The many employee services include compensation and benefit administration, payroll, employment, employee relations, training, counseling, organizational communication and events, and workplace programs.
Are you interested in serving at the Global Ministry Center as a VOLUNTEER?
For information on how to offer your time and skills in this way, please visit our Volunteer Opportunities page.
Administrative Assistant (Full-time)
Office of the Board of General Superintendents (BGS)
Description: This individual will provide administrative support to the general superintendents’ office in the areas of financial matters, credentials, and correspondence. Responsibilities include processing expense reimbursements, credit card expenditures, journal entries, ministerial credential requests, as well as proofreading and editing office correspondence. Other duties may be assigned to assist the general superintendents and the administrative director as needed.
Child Sponsorship Assistant (Part-time)
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries
Description: This person will provide assistance in NCM Child Sponsorship with standard processes and functions related to field and donor relations administration and promotion of the program. This includes overseeing child correspondence and mail, tasks related to the sponsorship promotion and advocacy, and other administrative tasks as needed.
District Records Liaison (Full-time)
General Secretary’s Office
Description: As part of the General Secretary’s Office records team, this person will provide administrative support primarily in the areas of district journal audits, Annual Pastor’s Report, and data entry. Being in regular contact with district and regional personnel, he or she will also oversee the development and distribution of resources to assist them in reporting and maintaining church and ministerial records.
Financial Analyst/Administrative Coordinator (Full-time)
Description: This person will assist the General Treasurer with various financial analysis projects, as assigned. In addition, responsibilities will include facilitating communication between the General Treasurer, the accounting/finance teams, General Board committees, and all other ministry and administrative offices of the Global Ministry Center. He or she will also assist with coordination of various board, committee, and management meetings.
Global NYI Convention Assistant (Full-time, temporary)
Description: This individual will assist the Global NYI team in the planning and preparation of the 2023 Global NYI Convention. Duties include managing delegate details in collaboration with regional leadership, attending internal meetings for convention coordinators, and assisting with the logistics of the event.
Helpdesk Technician (Full-time)
Description: This person will provide expert technical support on hardware and software applications used within the Global Ministry Center. He or she will manage incoming calls and emails, monitor progress of requests, and recommend procedure and workflow modifications to ensure efficient response.
Missions Call Coordinator (Full-time)
Engagement & Equipping
Description: This individual will be responsible for developing and coordinating Nazarene missions mobilization among young adults on a global level. Through development of resources, training, and short-term missions experiences, he or she will work to create a natural path for fulfillment of a young adult’s call to missions. Strategic program design, vision-casting, and collaboration with youth pastors, universities, and regional personnel will be vital to the success of this role.
Office Assistant (Part-time)
COMPASS Initiative – USA/Canada Regional Office
Description: This person will provide administrative support to the COMPASS Initiative team. Key responsibilities include communication with program participants and overseeing the application process, tracking and reporting expenditures, as well as management of program resources.
Online Engagement Specialist (Full-time)
Description: This person will assist the social media coordinator in carrying out the Church of the Nazarene’s multi-platform social media and branding strategies. He or she will create and produce content for the denomination’s official media channels while assisting social media ministry account managers throughout the Global Ministry Center, ensuring consistency with the Church of the Nazarene’s communication strategy. In addition, responsibilities will include staff writing projects such as Nazarene News articles, constituent appreciation letters, and marketing materials.
Publishing Project Manager (Full-time)
Description: This person will be responsible for facilitating connection between Global NYI and district, national, field, and regional NYI leadership. Managing short- and long-term projects for NYI, he or she will oversee distribution of resources that communicate the mission and vision of Nazarene Youth International, emphasizing stories of youth and youth leaders from across the globe
Software Developer (Full-time)
Description: As part of a team of software developers, this individual will be primarily responsible for facilitating the ministry of the Global Ministry Center through the analysis, design, implementation, and support of software solutions.
Sr. Accounting Technician (Full-time)
Global Treasury Services
Description: This person will provide basic accounting support to Global Treasury Services. Duties include, but are not limited to, the balancing of accounts, bank statement reconciliation, journal entries, and processing disbursements.
Sr. Constituent Care Representative (Full-time)
Nazarene Financial Services – Donor Services
Description: This person will be responsible for ensuring accuracy and efficiency of daily operations, including processing and monitoring incoming payments and posting daily transactions and receipts. He or she will provide support for church giving as well as customer service to all donors who are financially supporting a ministry.
Sr. Spanish Translation Coordinator (Full-time)
Description: As a part of the Global Communications team, this individual’s core objective will be ensuring that all Spanish translations are accurate, clear, consistent, and reflective of the organization’s brand/identity through language and voice. He or she will be responsible for producing high-quality Spanish translations as well as reviewing translated materials communicated on behalf of the Church of the Nazarene, Inc.
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Applying for Employment with the GMC
Application forms may be requested by calling 913-577-0500, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or obtained in person from Human Resources at the Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center, 17001 Prairie Star Parkway, Lenexa, Kansas, 66220, Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:30 U.S. Central Time. Completed applications may be mailed or emailed to the attention of the Human Resources Office.
Location of Global Ministry Center Positions
The GMC is the administrative hub for the Church of the Nazarene denominational ministries in 164 world areas. The GMC is conveniently located in Lenexa, Kansas, with easy access to I-35 and I-435 and within short driving distance to Kansas City International airport. All GMC positions report to this location.
Our Non-Discrimination Policy
The Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center offers equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, disability, race, creed, sex, or veteran status. The Global Ministry Center is an “at will” employer.
Our Faith-Based Organization
We are a faith-based organization. Acceptance of our Christian Code of Conduct is required and membership in the Church of the Nazarene is required for certain positions. The GMC and applicable remote work sites are smoke-, alcohol-, and drug-free Christian workplaces.
Our Human Resources Office receives and processes many employment applications annually for a limited number of positions. While we regret that we cannot respond to each applicant, we do contact those individuals possessing the skills, education/training, and experience that best match the requirements of the open position for which the application was submitted.
An application must be completed by all applicants and an application must be completed for each position for which one wishes to be considered. Applications are retained for one year. Resumés are not necessary for entry-level positions, but they are preferred for professional level positions.
To learn more about positions available at the JFHP offices, visit jfhp.org. All positions are located on-site in the Olathe, Kansas, office.
To learn more about positions available at the NBC Administrative Offices, visit nbc.edu/jobs. All positions are located within the Global Ministry Center in Lenexa, Kansas.
To learn more about positions available at NCM, Inc., visit ncmi.org. All positions are located within the Global Ministry Center in Lenexa, Kansas.
To learn more about current positions available at NTS, see the following employment opportunities. All positions are located on-site on the Kansas City, Missouri, campus.
The Nazarene Foundation Board of Directors is currently in the process of searching for the next Foundation president. The Board has assigned a search committee to oversee this task. To contact the search committee, email here. To view the official job announcement and position details, click here.
The Nazarene Foundation currently has an open position for an Accounting Clerk. To view the official job announcement and position details, click here.