The North Wisconsin District of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time position that includes both District Business Manager and LCEF responsibilities.
The mission of the North Wisconsin District LCMS is to encourage, network and equip Lutheran congregations of the North Wisconsin District LCMS to vigorously make known the love of Christ. The position of Assistant to the President, Business Manager and LCEF District Vice-President will work with North Wisconsin District staff and ministries to fulfill this mission.
The North Wisconsin District is a member district of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod, with 216 congregations and over 93,000 baptized members. The position has become open due to the retirement of the current LCEF Vice President.
The Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) is a Christ-centered servant partner of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod (LCMS). LCEF provides a full range of loan products, investment opportunities, and ministry support services to over 6,000 LCMS congregations throughout the Synod.
Appointment and Accountabilities
Business Manager Duties and Responsibilities
Executive: Provide leadership to congregations regarding business practices and stewardship.
Building and Grounds Administration: Oversee building maintenance plans, vendor contract negotiations and property improvements at NWD properties.
Financial: Oversee strategic and day to day accounting, advising the District President regarding…
Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) Description, qualifications, and key responsibilities.
Description: In close cooperation with the District President and Support Staff, develop and nurture strong relationships with the pastors, ministers and key lay leaders in the District for the purposes of promoting, cultivating and capturing loan opportunities, attracting investor partners and promoting appropriate LCEF Ministry Support opportunities. Assist LCEF National Lending in developing and maintaining tangible relationships with key Recognized Service Organizations, educational ministries and other LCMS affiliated ministries that fall under the authority of the National Lending team.
Qualifications: A strong competence as a relationship builder and a successful team player…cultivate and maintain strong working relationships with congregations, their pastors, lay leaders, teachers, early childhood directors, and church support staff…in addition to District staff. The ability to accommodate a flexible work schedule that includes weekend and evening obligations, and Sunday morning congregational visits/events. Must demonstrate a strong understanding of marketing, promotion and relationship building, plus the ability to develop and implement a quarterly marketing plan as directed by LCEF.
Job Type: Full-time