The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis is seeking an Executive Director of Communications responsible for conceiving and executing a coordinated, consistent, and sustained promotion and communications strategy for the Archdiocese central offices. This full time position will oversee content creation across several platforms, provide creative direction, manage media relations, both responsively and proactively, logos and identity design, and develop initiatives focused on evangelization.
Applicants should be practicing Catholics in full communion with the Church with an excellent understanding of the Church’s ethics, theology, traditions, procedures and organizational structures. Applicants should also have demonstrated experience with community relations and issues management as well as an advanced understanding of the various forms of electronic communication including social media, websites, digital marketing, etc.
A minimum of a bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, mass media, marketing, journalism or related field is required (master’s degree preferred) with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in one or more of the following fields: marketing, public relations, graphic design, print and digital media, desktop publishing or special event promotions. Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. Proficiency in Spanish a plus.
Equal Opportunity Employer