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Employment Opportunities

Church Administrator Vacancy19th Street Baptist Church is the oldest African American church in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1839, the church is committed to spreading the gospel, serving the poor, and fighting for justice and equality. We are looking for a motivated individual to serve as Church Administrator (CA). The Church Administrator is a full-time employee of the church with supervisory responsibilities for approximately 8 non-ministerial staff employees. The CA position is newly developed and reports to the Board of Trustees (Trustees). The CA provides oversight and management of all non-ministerial staff and operations, including facilities and property, human resources, finance, and contracts. In sum, the CA is responsible for the efficient operation of the church’s administrative duties in support of the church’s sustainability into the next century.

Summary of Duties:  The Church Administrator (CA) will establish and maintain an effective and positive administrative environment that supports the mission of Nineteenth Street Baptist Church. As directed by the Trustee Board, the CA will implement administrative management, financial management, personnel objectives, and policies, and coordinate the overall maintenance of the Church’s physical facilities. The CA demonstrates integrity and teamwork in all aspects of the organization’s business, provides exceptional internal and external customer service, and communicates in an open and honest manner. In addition to excellent oral and written communication skills, the CA will possess proven strong leadership and administrative skills and experience indicating an understanding and awareness of the working relationship within a church congregational organization.

Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in business administration, human resources, or related degree; and, a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a business manager/administrator in a church or a similar organization.

To request further information about this position, please email: using the subject line “Church Administrator.”


To Apply for this position, please email the following to with the subject line "Church Administrator."

                   1. Letter of application addressed to the Board of Trustees describing your interest,

                      experience, and qualifications relevant to the job description, and
                   2. Current resume

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