Details: Two weeks paid vacation is included; no paid sick leave.
404 Washington Street
The Brighton-Allston Congregational Church (United Church of Christ) in Brighton Center MA seeks an Office Administrator to manage daily business affairs and ministry. We strive to embody the love and justice of Jesus Christ. through ministry that includes worship, fellowship, providing space for community uses, and a meals program (weekly Community Supper and food basket distribution) that serves thousands annually.
Time requirement for our Administrator is approximately 24 hours a week to be served on site preferably Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays (Wednesdays not negotiable). Christian commitment and prior church administrative experience, including work under the authority of volunteer leaders, is preferred but not required. Strong computer skills must include Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher, and willingness to learn Church Windows.
Responsibilities include bookkeeping and bill payments, preparing weekly bulletins, monthly newsletters, meeting agendas, minutes, financial statements, and other printed materials at the direction of the Pastor, receiving and answering business mail, staffing the church's main phone line and website, grant writing for the food ministry, and representing the church in its business affairs.
Level of Language Proficiency
English is essential. Spanish and Russian is also useful.
Minimum Education Required