People are our most valued resource. Our committed employees are involved in "Making Christlike Disciples in the Nations" in 162 world areas.
The Global Ministry Center Human Resources Office professionals strive to deliver the highest possible service to our employees and are responsible for the recruitment, placement, and retention of qualified individuals to staff the ministry and administrative positions of the GMC. The many employee services include compensation and benefit administration, payroll, employment, employee relations, training, counseling, organizational communication and events, and workplace programs.
*Volunteer opportunities for GMC ministries are occasionally available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Administrative Director (Full-time)
Business Services and Organizational Risk
Description: The person in this position will oversee Business Center staff and the functions of Business Services, as well as ensure that the Church of the Nazarene, Inc. and the Global Ministry Center (GMC) function in an ethical, legal and effective manner.
Child Sponsorship Assistant (Full-time, temporary for 1-3 months)
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries
Description: This person will assist with standard processes and functions related to field and donor relations administration. This includes correspondence, editing, mail, assembling and sending various information packets, and other tasks as needed.
Connections Coordinator (Full-time)
Description: This person will work with NMI leaders to facilitate connection and support of missionaries through Links and deputation.
Constituent Care Manager (Full-time)
Global Treasury – Donor Services
Description: This person will develop and maintain a culture of high-quality constituent service by equipping, cultivating, and coaching the donor services staff to provide excellent support for constituents of the Church of the Nazarene, Inc. This person will also evaluate and manage payment processing workflows, software tools, payment channels, and third-party vendors to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of the constituent experience.
Global Treasury — Accounting
Description: This person will serve as the controller and chief accountant. He or she will lead the accounting staff, which is responsible for all aspects of financial accounting and reporting for the Church of the Nazarene, Inc.
Donor Development Assistant (Full-time)
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries
Description: This person will focus on cultivating and nurturing relationships with both new and existing donors. Under the oversight of the director of development, this individual will implement a targeted development strategy for various segments of NCM’s constituency, as well as assist in the execution of NCM’s overall marketing/promotional strategy. Additionally, the person in this position will work closely with the Communications team to disseminate messaging and reporting to NCM’s donor base.
Digital Content Manager (Full-time)
Description: This person will create, edit, and publish content for nazarene.org, including news and informational and marketing pieces. Additional responsibilities include assisting with the nazarene.org and Nazarene family of websites, as well as collaborating on creative projects with the Nazarene Communications team.
Description: Reporting to the Global Communications Director, this person will be responsible for daily oversight and administration of pastoral leadership development, resourcing and growing a giving church culture through educational materials and training. This individual will oversee all fundraising, denominational marketing, brand development, and advancement strategies for constituent development and donor care.
Missions Services Assistant (Full-time)
Global Missions Personnel and Partnerships
Description: This person will support the missions services coordinator as it pertains to providing continued missionary care and services. He or she will assist in coordinating scheduling for deputation services, the onboarding of new employees, and continuing support for employee benefits and care.
Translation and Interpretation Liaison (Full-time)
General Secretary’s Office
Description: This person will provide translation and interpretation services for internal communication needs as well as manage the outsourcing of projects to contracted translators. He or she will also coordinate and manage on-site interpretation teams for events such as General Board and General Assembly.
To obtain additional information for GMC positions, please call 913-577-0500 and ask for Human Resources.
JESUS Film Harvest Partners
To learn more about positions available at the JFHP, visit jfhp.org. All positions are located on-site in the Olathe, Kansas, office.
Nazarene Bible College
To learn more about positions available at the NBC Administrative Offices, visit nbc.edu/jobs. All positions are located within the Global Ministry Center in Lenexa, Kansas.
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries, Inc.
To learn more about positions available at Nazarene Compassionate Ministries, Inc., visit ncmi.org. All positions are located within the Global Ministry Center in Lenexa, Kansas.
Nazarene Theological Seminary
To learn more about current positions available at NTS, see the following employment opportunities. All positions are located on-site on the Kansas City, Missouri, campus.
Location of Global Ministry Center Positions
The GMC is the administrative hub for the Church of the Nazarene denominational ministries in 162 world areas. The GMC is conveniently located in Lenexa, Kansas, with easy access to I-35 and I-435 and within short driving distance to Kansas City International airport. All GMC positions report to this location.
Our Non-Discrimination Policy
The Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center offers equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, disability, race, creed, sex, or veteran status. The Global Ministry Center is an “at will” employer.
Our Faith-Based Organization
We are a faith-based organization. Acceptance of our Christian Code of Conduct is required and membership in the Church of the Nazarene is required for certain positions. The GMC and applicable remote work sites are smoke-, alcohol-, and drug-free Christian workplaces.
Our Human Resources Office receives and processes many employment applications annually for a limited number of positions. While we regret that we cannot respond to each applicant, we do contact those individuals possessing the skills, education/training, and experience that best match the requirements of the open position for which the application was submitted.
An application must be completed by all applicants and an application must be completed for each position for which one wishes to be considered. Applications are retained for one year. Resumés are not necessary for entry-level positions, but they are preferred for professional level positions.
Applying for Employment with the GMC
Application forms may be requested by calling 913-577-0500, emailing email@example.com, or obtained in person from Human Resources at the Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center, 17001 Prairie Star Parkway, Lenexa, Kansas, 66220, Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:30 U.S. Central Time. Completed applications may be mailed or emailed to the attention of the Human Resources Office.