Membership Services Manager Job at First Baptist Church Glenarden in Landover, Maryland
First Baptist Church Glenarden
The First Baptist Church of Glenarden is looking for a dynamic, highly experienced, hands-on full-time membership manager. In this position, you will manage and have oversight of the maintenance and upkeep of the membership database, and ensure it is updated with all members and potential members’ personal data. You would supervise a team of people that have responsibility for providing support and compassionate care to the members and prospective members of FBCG. The position requires strong project management, customer service, database management, analytical and business writing skills. The person selected must be able to work well in a team environment. In addition, you will provide oversight of all staff functions for a smooth operation of each aspect of the Ministry & Administrative Support Services Department (MASS) as directed by the Director. Incumbent must be willing to work a flexible schedule including availability on evenings and weekends as needed.
THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH GLENARDEN STORY
In 1917, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Warren planted a seed: a humble, at-home
Bible study. Fast forward 100 years and that kernel of faith has grown to
become the internationally renowned First Baptist Church of Glenarden
International! God has done great things at First Baptist Church for over 100
The history of First Baptist is one filled with faithful men and women of
God who helped build their community and stood tall for Christ during the
Civil Rights movement. To this present day, FBCG is committed to
spreading the gospel of Christ and making a positive impact in our culture.
On January 14th, God called Pastor John Jenkins, a true son of this
church, came back to FBCG to become its Senior Pastor. Under his faithful
and humble leadership, FBCG began to reach hundreds and then thousands
of souls for Christ.
Through Pastor John’s leadership, an incredible ministry began to as the
unique pouring out of God’s Spirit began to overflow. As a result, in 1996,
FBCG founded SHABACH! Ministries, its community service arm, empowers
and educates the next generation of young people in the community.
Worship services and special events are viewed online in more than 20
countries. FBCG also has high-level classes through its Bible Institutes and
has a strategic partnership with Denver Seminary.
FBCG is blessed to have some of the best Bible teachers and musicians come
to minister in their church. Dr.Tony Evans, Bishop TD Jakes, Kirk Franklin, CeCe
Winans, and many more great men and women of God come to FBCG as guest
FBCG is committed to making “dynamic disciples” and makes teaching the
word of God a priority by having many options to grow as a follower of Jesus
through the Bible Institute.
During the COVID pandemic, FBCG experienced unprecedented growth
worldwide through its online ministry. Over 60,000 people all over the world
now call FBCG their church home. You never know what to expect at FBCG!
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH GLENARDEN VISION STATEMENT
Developing Dynamic Disciples through Discipleship, Discipline and Duplication.
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH GLENARDEN VALUE STATEMENTS
- S – Seek God First
We commit to seek God first for direction in every decision, whether great or
- E – Evangelism
Because it is God’s desire that no one should perish, we are equipped to share
the love of Christ wherever and whenever, with anyone, out of gratitude for
God sparing us from eternal damnation.
- E – Excellence
Daniel 5:14, 6:3
We strive to give God our very best! Diligence, responsibility and faithfulness
are essential ingredients to succeed in anything God has tasked us to do, as
demonstrated by Daniel.
- H – Honor/Humility
Esteeming others higher than ourselves, regardless of their title, position or
status, is our priority because everyone was created in the image of God.
- I – Integrity
Honesty is demonstrated by doing what we commit to do.
- M – Mentoring
2 Timothy 2:2
God has given everyone a purpose, and we commit to impart in others lessons
learned to help them fulfill their destiny.
WHY WORK AT FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH GLENARDEN?
Pastor John and his team have created a phenomenal ministry culture. For
those who come onto the FBC team you will discover:
- A ministry team that is authentic.
- A ministry team that honors Christ together
- A ministry where there is freedom from micromanagement.
- A ministry where you will be developed to be the best version of your God-given self.
- A ministry team where you work with some of the best ministry talent in the U.S.
Turnover at FBC is very low.
Why? Because it is a fantastic place to be.
The First Baptist Church of Glenarden is looking for a dynamic, highly
experienced, hands-on full-time membership manager. In this position, you
will manage and have oversight of the maintenance and upkeep of the
membership database, and ensure it is updated with all members and
potential members’ personal data. You would supervise a team of people that
have responsibility for providing support and compassionate care to the
members and prospective members of FBCG. The position requires strong
project management, customer service, database management, analytical and
business writing skills. The person selected must be able to work well in a
team environment. In addition, you will provide oversight of all staff functions
for a smooth operation of each aspect of the Ministry & Administrative
Support Services Department (MASS) as directed by the Director. Incumbent
must be willing to work a flexible schedule including availability on evenings
and weekends as needed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Management of the membership database and processes
- Ensuring all data for membership profiles is promptly inputted into the
- Coordination of staff assignments for each aspect of membership, including
baptisms records, new members class records, baby blessings coordination,
assignment, and distribution of tithing envelopes and updating all data points
for membership records
- Supervising staff to resolve concerns related to support to members,
ministries, and staff
- Overseeing all emails and communications related to membership services
are promptly and appropriately addressed
- Ensuring all membership and other reports are accurately completed and
submitted in a timely manner
- Monitoring staff engagement and performance
- Completing special projects as assigned by the MASS Director
IS FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH GLENARDEN FOR YOU?
- Do you carry the demonstrated ability and knowledge of database
management and Association/Membership Management Systems?
- Are you flexible with availability on evenings and weekends as needed?
- Do you carry the willingness and ability to learn new applications and
participate in training opportunities?
- Are you a detail-oriented administrative ninja?
- Do you have strong organizational skills?
- Do interpersonal and communication skills come easy to you?
- Are you a team player?
- Do you have computer proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel,
PowerPoint, Project, and Outlook?
- Are you good at multitasking?
- Would you describe yourself as flexible, approachable, responsible, and resourceful?
If this sounds like the perfect fit, reach out to the Group ONE39 team today!
- 3 H’s are a MUST…hungry, humble, & hustle
- Highly motivated initiator & self-starter
- Think fast & act quick
- If you have to ask what emotional
intelligence is, NEXT!
- Drama free, please!
- Have fun, laugh, and walk in joy
- Flexible, driven, goal-oriented and gets it done early
WASHINGTON D.C. METRO AREA
The Washington D.C. metropolitan area (also known as the National Capital
Region and colloquially as the DMV for “D.C., Maryland, Virginia”) is the
metropolitan area centered on Washington, D.C., the capital of the United
States. The area includes all of the federal district and parts of the U.S. states
of Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. It is part of the larger Baltimore–
Washington metropolitan area.
The Washington D.C. metropolitan area is one of the most educated and
most affluent metropolitan areas in the US. Attractions abound in the area,
offering a range of activities. Washington D.C. offers national monuments and
museums like the world-famous Smithsonian; Baltimore attracts visitors to its
Inner Harbor area with the National Aquarium and is the home of Under
Armour; while Northern Virginia offers a blend of Civil War history and
wineries with a growing business climate.
The Washington Metro allows for easy access to and around our nation’s
capital and surrounding areas. Six lines run throughout the day from more
than 90 stations in the DMV. We have three major airports (BaltimoreWashington International, Dulles International and Reagan National).