Director of Communications, Catholic Diocese of Wichita

Director of Communications, Catholic Diocese of Wichita


The Catholic Diocese of Wichita is seeking an exceptional individual to serve as Director of Communications.  This individual will provide communications/marketing, planning and implementation to support the mission, vision, pastoral plan, goals and objectives of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita, its parishes and related institutions.


Position Requirements:


·                    Bachelor’s degree and minimum of five years of business experience in the communications field.

·                    Thorough knowledge and successful experience working with news media.

·                    Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

·                    Ability to manage effectively and collaborate in a team environment.

·                    Ability to write effective news releases and disseminate information to internal and external audiences.

·                    Professional demeanor when interacting with reporters and other representatives of the media.

·                    Ability to lead, implement, manage, and evaluate all communications strategies for the offices and ministries of the diocese.

·                    Proficiency with information technology, website design and social media platforms.

·                    Ability to articulate the beliefs and practices of the Catholic Church.


·                    Practicing Catholic in good standing and an active steward in one’s parish.


Salary and benefits will be commensurate with education and experience.  Please submit a cover letter, resume with references and salary requirements to:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Application deadline is on or before noon, April 11, 2017.