Parkside Christian Church, Cincinnati, OH - Creative Media Specialist

Parkside Christian Church

Parkside Christian Church is part of a loose coalition of churches known as the Independent Christian Churches and Churches of Christ. Parkside was established in 1929 and has a history of health and growth through 90 years of her existence. We presently have a typical Sunday morning attendance of 550 – 600, including adults and children. Our present staff is made up of a full-time Senior Minister, Discipleship Minister, Pastoral Minister, Children’s Minister, and Student Minister. Two Administrative Assistants and a full-time Director of Facilities and Finance round out our staff.

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
12 550-650 Cincinnati, OH USA

Contact Information


Matt Robinson
phone   (513) 231-9482

6986 Salem Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45230

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Tech Ministry Creative Media Specialist Paid Part-Time, Paid Full-Time 20-30

Job Description

The specific tasks involved in this position: 

- Meet weekly with the Lead Minister and others to strategically plan the design and use of various media (short- and long-term use of media discussed and implemented). 

- Facilitate the creation of rich video production for Parkside to share in services on Sundays, as well as on various social media platforms. 

- Running the booth during both Sunday services, working closely with the Lead Minister and Worship Minister to do so. 

- Help Parkside achieve the goal of having a streaming live service. 

- Pursue proficiency in the areas of stage lighting, sound, and presentation software. Assist in these areas as needed. 

- Supervise and work in conjunction with staff in the purchase, repair and maintenance, lighting and audio/visual equipment. 

- Work with the staff on helping to craft digital media for strategic communication plans for major initiatives. 

- Assimilate and submit requests and plans for the annual calendar/budget each spring. 

- Attend ministerial staff meeting and staff development opportunities. 

- Serve as needed (and as time allows) in other areas of ministry at Parkside. 

Qualifications, skills and gifts: 

- Demonstrates evidence of a Christ-like attitude in words and actions 


- a follower and worshipper of Christ in a full and demonstrated way 

- Have spiritual perspectives that are compatible with Parkside 

- Dedicated to quality and excellence in all facets of media creation and technical expertise 

Proven leadership skills:

- Confident in personal interactions

- Demonstrates ability to manage time well, as this position will be working with Parkside leadership as well as those part of the Parkside church body 

- Reasonable experience in technical aspects of running an AV booth in a church setting 

- Passionate about and in alignment with the mission, strategies and values of Parkside Christian Church; actively attends Parkside 

- Willing and able to actively participate in a team-based staff environment 

- Trustworthy, dependable, and willing to accept supervision and accountability to others 

- Clears a full background and credit check 

- Friendly, confident, positive demeanor that enjoys working with people

Job Summary

Responsible to: Lead Minister

Responsible for: All Aspects of Parkside’s Visual and Creative Media

General Description: Lead the innovative use of various media types to help share Parkside’s vision and values

Hours: This is a salaried position working 25+ hours per week with the potential for health care benefits. Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. One day off out of the work week is afforded with Saturday as a flex day and Sunday as a work day. Daytime office hours can be flexed, understanding that some regular evening hours may be a necessity.

Job Description

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Applicant Requirements

Applications will be received from now until May 31st, 2019.