People are our most valued resource. Our committed employees are involved in "Making Christlike Disciples in the Nations" in 164 world areas.
The Global Ministry Center Human Resources Office professionals strive to deliver the highest possible service to our employees and are responsible for the recruitment, placement, and retention of qualified individuals to staff the ministry and administrative positions of the GMC. The many employee services include compensation and benefit administration, payroll, employment, employee relations, training, counseling, organizational communication and events, and workplace programs.
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For information on how to offer your time and skills in this way, please visit our Volunteer Opportunities page.
Administrative Assistant (Full-time)
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries (NCM)
Description: This person resources the NCM Director and the NCM, Inc. Board, as well as fosters communication and connections among the office staff. Responsibilities also include providing assistance with board management and coordinating events.
Bilingual Benefits Technician (Full-time)
Pensions & Benefits USA
Description: P&B is seeking a highly motivated, bilingual Spanish/English individual to assist in the processing and review of all benefit plans administered by Pensions & Benefits. Principal job duties include various customer service tasks such as benefit application processing, benefit distributions, and other service requests. This person will also assist with coordinating and completing cyclical and annual focus projects as needed.
Event Logistics Assistant (Full-time, temporary)
General Secretary’s Office
Description: This person will provide essential pre-event and onsite support for the 2023 General Assembly and Conventions. Duties will include assisting with event software tools, event space and schedule management, registration, and other projects as assigned. This position is temporary through August 2023
Event and Project Assistant (Part-time or full-time)
Global Education & Clergy Development (GECD)
Description: This person will assist the GECD director and Global Education administrative coordinator in administrative duties essential to the Global Education office. Responsibilities include event planning for annual meetings as well as assisting with preparations for conferences and seminars sponsored by GECD. This position requires familiarity with technology, attention to details, and occasional travel.
Missions Services Specialist (Full-time)
Global Missions Personnel
Description: This person will support the Missions Services Coordinator in providing continued missionary care and services. Through the supervision and facilitation of the scheduling system, he or she will assist with coordination of deputation services and the corresponding communication. Responsibilities also include the onboarding of new missionaries and ongoing support in regards to missionary benefits and care.
Project Manager (Full-time)
Nazarene Missions International (NMI)
Description: This individual will facilitate development of NMI resources for children, youth, and adults in order to foster education regarding Nazarene missionaries and their work globally. NMI resources include newsletters, training materials, and website content. He or she will also assist with organization of meetings and events with NMI leaders.
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Applying for Employment with the GMC
Application forms may be requested by calling 913-577-0500, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or obtained in person from Human Resources at the Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center, 17001 Prairie Star Parkway, Lenexa, Kansas, 66220, Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:30 U.S. Central Time. Completed applications may be mailed or emailed to the attention of the Human Resources Office.
Location of Global Ministry Center Positions
The GMC is the administrative hub for the Church of the Nazarene denominational ministries in 164 world areas. The GMC is conveniently located in Lenexa, Kansas, with easy access to I-35 and I-435 and within short driving distance to Kansas City International airport. All GMC positions report to this location.
Our Non-Discrimination Policy
The Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center offers equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, disability, race, creed, sex, or veteran status. The Global Ministry Center is an “at will” employer.
Our Faith-Based Organization
We are a faith-based organization. Acceptance of our Christian Code of Conduct and Articles of Faith is required. Membership in the Church of the Nazarene is required for certain positions. The GMC and applicable remote work sites are smoke-, alcohol-, and drug-free Christian workplaces.
Our Human Resources Office receives and processes many employment applications annually for a limited number of positions. While we regret that we cannot respond to each applicant, we do contact those individuals possessing the skills, education/training, and experience that best match the requirements of the open position for which the application was submitted.
An application must be completed by all applicants and an application must be completed for each position for which one wishes to be considered. Applications are retained for one year. Resumés are not necessary for entry-level positions, but they are preferred for professional-level positions.
Transparency in Coverage
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To search for current staff positions available within our local churches in the United States and Canada, click here. To learn more about the USA/Canada Region in general, visit www.usacanadaregion.org
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To learn more about positions available at the JFHP offices, visit jfhp.org. All positions are located on-site in the Olathe, Kansas, office.
To learn more about positions available at the NBC Administrative Offices, visit nbc.edu/jobs. All positions are located within the Global Ministry Center in Lenexa, Kansas.
To learn more about positions available at NCM, Inc., visit ncmi.org. All positions are located within the Global Ministry Center in Lenexa, Kansas.
To learn more about current positions available at NTS, see the following employment opportunities. All positions are located on-site on the Kansas City, Missouri, campus.
The Nazarene Foundation currently has an open position for an Accounting Clerk. To view the official job announcement and position details, click here.