To advance the purpose of InterVarsity, this position will provide direction for campus access initiatives on campus and oversee the development of a ministry to Student Development Professionals (SDPs), including the production of a regular web-based newsletter and national website that seek to address the spiritual, ethical, and professional development concerns of student development professionals.
Partner with the National Field Director supervising campus access issues to support chapters and staff where there are access concerns
Establish and implement a vision for a ministry to SDPs
Perform the necessary administrative tasks required to fulfill the purpose of InterVarsity and to comply with InterVarsity’s policies and procedures
Developing a national prayer team to intercede for this endeavor and for oneself
Seeking funding from foundations, churches, and individuals to cover personal ministry expenses (travel, phone, etc.), and salary and benefits, etc.
Annually affirm InterVarsity’s Statement of Agreement
Concern for and understanding of the issues faced by student development professionals
Demonstrated ability to raise funds for staff and programs
A clear sense of calling to InterVarsity and its mission
Commitment to integration of faith, vocation, and academic life
Ability to perform well as a self-starter and maintainer; able to handle crisis situations as they arise
Excellent written and oral communication skills; editorial experience preferred
Proficiency in computer technology (Microsoft Office, web content management, etc.) or a willingness to learn
Strong interpersonal skills; pastoral skills
Skill in organizing and project management skills
Ability to contribute to open and supportive relationships with team members
Telecommuting is allowed.
About InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is an evangelical campus mission serving more than 35,000 students and faculty on more than 560 college and university campuses nationwide. Incorporated in 1941, InterVarsity has a rich tradition of campus witness, thoughtful discipleship, and a concern for world missions. InterVarsity's Purpose Statement: In response to God's love, grace, and truth: The Purpose of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is to establish and advance at colleges and universities witnessing communities of students and faculty who follow Jesus as Savior and Lord: growing in love for God, God's Word, God's people of every ethnicity and culture and God's purposes in the world.