Church Secretary - Dallas, Oregon


Church Secretary - Dallas, Oregon

6/9/2011

PART-TIME CHURCH SECRETARY The Dallas United Methodist Church is seeking qualified applicants for the position of church secretary. Job duties will include preparing Sunday worship bulletins and the monthly church newsletter, preparing church mailings, filing and record keeping, maintaining the church database, interacting with church members and the general public, maintaining the church calendar and scheduling building usage, and other clerical duties as assigned.
Qualifications include:
* High School diploma required.
* Two or more years of clerical and/or secretarial experience strongly preferred.
* Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to interact professionally and courteously in-person, on the phone, and in email communications. Ability and commitment to maintaining confidentiality.
* Demonstrable computer skills, including ability to use word processing, desktop publishing, email and scheduling, spreadsheet, and database applications, as well as web browsers.
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.
* Ability to use basic office equipment, including a copier and fax machine.
* Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
* Willingness to represent the values of this congregation of the United Methodist Church. Knowledge of the United Methodist Church or another mainline denomination preferred, but not required.

The position is 16 hours per week. Work schedule is negotiable.
To apply, send cover letter, resume, and at least four references (two of which must be work-related) to:
Dallas UMC
Attn: Church Secretary Position
565 SE LaCreole Drive
Dallas, OR 97338


No calls or email inquiries, please.

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