Director of Church and Community Relations

Director of Church and Community Relations

United Church Homes, Inc. is seeking a dynamic leader with excellent networking and communication skills who will work to connect church and community groups to its mission and works as a premier and nationally based healthcare and affordable housing provider.  The Director of Church and Community Relations is responsible for building strategic relationships that advances the mission of United Church Homes through five (5) critical objectives: (1) Leverage United Church Homes’ identity as a faith-based provider of senior services through its relationship with the United Church of Christ and other denominations; (2) Help build United Church Homes’ brand as an Ohio provider of senior housing and health care in the aging services field (3) Build collaborative relationships within the health systems in the UCH communities’ and regions in Ohio. (4) Become a preferred senior living and aging resource to local media in our markets. (5) Cultivate relationships and outreach activities that help identify potential philanthropic opportunities.

The qualified candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and one to five years of experience in related positions; preference will be given to those with experiences with community relations and the United Church of Christ.  Exceptional writing and communications skills required. 

This position reports directly to the Vice President of Advancement but will work collaboratively with United Church Home’s marketing department. This position is based out of Marion, Ohio but will require extensive travel throughout the state of Ohio; some weekend hours required. 

Please submit resume, cover letter, and salary requirements by close of business on December 28, 2012: (electronic submission preferred) or mail to:
United Church Homes, Inc.
Attn:  Staff Relations
P.O. Box 1806
Marion, Ohio  43301-1806

Please No Third Party Inquiries.



Ms. Connie N. Larkman
Managing Editor & News Director
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115