Job Opening: Acting Coordinator of the Membership Journey

Job Opening: Acting Coordinator of the Membership Journey

Are you a people-person interested in enhancing the membership experience of community members?  Perhaps you love working with electronic communications channels and social media.  Maybe you are a superb event organizer and planner.  Perhaps you are great at working with volunteers and others in organizing teams to accomplish any or all of these tasks.  If any of this sounds like it might be you, we invite you to consider this vacancy!  

The First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor, Michigan (UUAA) – a dynamic and caring community – is in search of an Acting Coordinator of the Membership Journey.  A more detailed position description is available here.

The individual hired for the one-year Acting role will be eligible for permanent hire, dependent on assessment, fit, and institutional needs.

Our community is the largest Unitarian Universalist congregation in the state of Michigan and a leading voice regionally and nationally in furthering the work of community-building and justice.  UUAA is ready for a creative and collaborative full-time Acting Coordinator to guide the community’s work in support of our congregants’ membership experiences.  The tasks for this position require working with multiple lay committees/teams, who would partner with the Acting Coordinator in accomplishing core tasks. 

UUAA strives to embody diversity, equity, and inclusivity (DEI) commitments in its employment practices, institutional culture, and its relationships within and outside our community.  Applicants holding diverse identities and/or life experiences are warmly encouraged to apply.

Salary range: $58,000-62,000/annum full-time, dependent on the applicant’s qualifications and experience, plus benefits and reasonable moving expenses, if hired full-time and currently living outside of metro-Ann Arbor.  Start date: October 1, 2023.  This position may be filled flexibly as full-time or part-time, depending on the needs of our preferred candidate.

Application process: Interested candidates should review (our congregation’s website) if they are unfamiliar with UUAA, as well as (our denomination’s website) if they are new to Unitarian Universalism.  After doing so, please send a cover letter clearly identifying why the portfolio described herein, and a professional position within a Unitarian Universalist congregation, may be a good fit for you; a CV including all recent employment; and, a list of 3-4 professional work-related reference – please include email and phone contact details for each reference. Applicants should email this material to UUAA’s Senior Minister, the Reverend Manish Mishra-Marzetti, via email:  Questions about this vacancy can be directed to Rev. Manish via email or phone: 734-665-6158, ext. 107. Applications for this vacancy will be accepted until the close of business on September 30, 2023.