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Digital Strategy Pastor

Digital Strategy Pastor

Company: Encounter Covenant Church
Contact Person: Encounter Church
3051 Battleford Rd.
Mississauga, Ontario

Position Description

Encounter Covenant Church is a small but growing church plant that launched Nov. 2019. We want to see lives transformed by an encounter with Jesus. To do this, our focus has been on the discipleship of our members, and missional engagement with our community. We are currently searching for a gifted individual who will be able to help pastor a growing online community. This individual should also have demonstrated experience in the development and implementation of digital strategies.


  • Oversee the church’s online presence and engagement by setting and implementing social media and communication strategies to align with our church vision
  • Monitor, analyze, and report on our online performance and general digital landscape
  • Work closely with our AV team to create online content, including videos and photos for social media channels
  • Recruit, train, and disciple volunteers for the digital ministry as needed
  • Pastor online members and find ways for them to experience church, community, and discipleship
  • Assist lead pastor in developing and facilitating discipleship classes
  • Connect weekly with pastoral team to share ideas, give updates, and develop the vision of Encounter Covenant Church

Skills and Qualifications

  • A person who has a pastoral heart, faith, and Godly wisdom
  • Baptized member of the Church for at least 5 years
  • Effective team leader, who enjoys working collaboratively in a team environment
  • Solid understanding of various social media platforms and best practices
  • Familiarity with web design and social media tools
  • Experience with developing and delivering digital content (text, image and video)
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree at accredited university, preferably in communications, marketing, or related field
  • Currently enrolled at a recognized Seminary and affirms/supports our denomination’s affirmations/convictions
  • Minimum 3 years of pastoral experience

Denomination: Evangelical Covenant Church of Canada

Church Size: Recent Church Plant <50

Position Status: Part-Time

Reports To: Pastoral Team

Work Week: 20 hours. Some evening meetings may be necessary.

Compensation: ~$20 - $30 per hour depending on experience

Posted: August 31, 2020 | Expires: November 29, 2020
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 8142 ]