The Bridge Community Engagement Specialist

Community Engagement Specialist

The Bridge of Hope Inc. Milford, Delaware As a Community Engagement Specialist, your mission is to connect people to Jesus while increasing visibility and awareness of The Bridge on a local level. You will be our ‘eyes and ears’ on the ground in the community primarily in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia, and occasionally in South Jersey. You will be advising The Bridge on issues important to our listeners, representing The Bridge at community events, organizing promotions and events that The Bridge will sponsor or co-sponsor, meet with and advance communications with listeners, churches, donors, ministries and underwriters, and advance the ministry and mission of The Bridge.

Here is the experience and skills needed to excel in this role:
● Have a passion for serving people and connecting people to Jesus
● Exhibit grace under pressure
● Ability to work closely with a team, but also do well working independently.
● Excellent people skills. Must be able to present well in person and telephone
● Detail oriented, able to prioritize, manage and execute events.
● Be familiar with the Delmarva region, its people, churches and ministries.
● Knowledge of Christian music, and familiarity with The Bridge.
● Community outreach
● Excellent time management and organization
● Microsoft Word/Excel; Google Docs/Sheets; Zoom
● Facebook & Instagram Platforms
● Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Here is some of what you will be doing:
● Representing The Bridge at concerts, community events and outreach
● Working closely with volunteers to assist in community engagement. Assisting
in Spring and Fall Fundraisers.
● Suggest and create new and innovative ways to reach potential listeners.
● Pro-actively stay informed of community, church, and area events. Strategically
and creatively evaluate and plan participation for the strongest impact.
● Work with local promoters and ministries to promote events that are consistent
with the format and audience for The Bridge.
● Organization and inventory of all promotion equipment and swag.
● Make sure logistics of events are set up in terms of displays, promotional items
and ministry resources.

To apply: Send a resume to The Bridge, Jeff Twilley, General Manager, PO Box 680, Milford, DE 19963 or via email jobs@wearethebridge.org. Include a cover letter explaining why you’d be great at this job and why you want to work for The Bridge.

The Bridge is an equal opportunity employer.

Deadline for applications: April 5th, 2024

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@wearethebridge.org