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.
Board of General Superintendents’ Office
Description: This person will arrange all domestic and international travel details for six executive board members. Candidates should be highly motivated and organized, with a hospitality mindset.
Administrative Assistant (Part-time)
USA/Canada Regional Office
Description: This person will support the Preaching Collaborative team. Duties include database set-up and management, event and travel coordination, occasional participation in team meetings via Zoom and in-person events as assigned, as well as support of cohorts by maintaining up-to-date online content platform and collating survey responses for cohort facilitators.
Office of the Chief Administrative Officer
Description: This person will be responsible for providing administrative support to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and other senior executives for the Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center through a variety of tasks related to organization operations and communication.
Description: This person will provide office management, meeting/conference planning, and logistics coordination for various office ministries. Additional duties include administrative assistance to the regional director, determination of work priorities, workflow organization, and delegation of tasks to support personnel.
Bilingual Benefits Technician
Pensions & Benefits USA
Description: P&B is seeking a highly motivated, bilingual Spanish/English individual to assist in the processing and review of all benefit plans administered by Pensions & Benefits. Principal job duties include various customer service tasks such as benefit application processing, benefit distributions, and other service requests. This person will also assist with coordinating and completing cyclical and annual focus projects as needed.
Constituent Care Representative
Description: This person will utilize donor software to process all types of ministry donations, including one-time gifts, recurring gifts, and pledges that are received through various payment methods. He or she will provide constituent call-in support to all types of donors, including individuals and local churches.
Disability Ministry Coordinator
Nazarene Discipleship International
Description: This person will be responsible to lead, equip, and empower church committees and local church leaders for disability inclusion. They will also partner with Wonderful Works Ministry in creating an online Adapted Discipleship Resource Library filled with research-based curriculum and tools in harmony with Wesleyan-Holiness theology.
Description: This person will provide timely and effective responses to constituents with computer system and technical questions. The candidate for this position will have good technical knowledge and the ability to clearly explain problems and solutions. Excellent customer service skills are required.
Description: This person will focus on marketing strategies for the various programs and ministries of the Church of the Nazarene while upholding brand adherence through all aspects of design, including (but not limited to): Print/digital design, digital media, video, bulk email campaigns, web page design, social media, and content creation (technical writing). This role requires a strategic and creative thinker who can collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and implement brand strategies that resonate with diverse audiences while upholding the core values and mission of the Church of the Nazarene.
Network Administrator Level 1
Description: This person will ensure the stable & secure operation of the Church of the Nazarene’s computer network. Duties include planning, developing, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, securing, and optimizing all network hardware, software, and communication links. This person will also analyze and resolve end-user hardware and software computer problems in a timely and accurate fashion and provide end-user training where required.
Support Specialist (Part-Time)
Description: This person will support the USA/Canada Regional Office Administrative team. Duties include correspondence, database maintenance, liaising with district leaders, and assisting with resources for pastors and leaders across the region.
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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 and Articles of Faith is required. 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.
Transparency in Coverage
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