“We exist for the glory of God and for others to KNOW Jesus”


•     We raise up people committed to prayer, Holy Spirit filled worship, and Christ centered living through biblical truth

•     We CONNECT people to the local church through membership, small groups, classes, and services inspiring excellence for people of all ages

•     We help people GROW in discovering the purpose for which God created them through their personality and spiritual gifts

•     We commission all to GO serve the poor and the broken in the local church and wherever in the world God would lead them

For more information or to apply, please email info@riversidepeoria.com

Creative Director

Job Description

Type:               Exempt/Full-Time

Department:   Creative Arts

Reports to:      Executive Pastor

Date:               January 18, 2019

As the Creative Director of Riverside Community Church, overseeing the execution of all creative elements in weekend/special services and events, and management of the stage is vital to the success of the ministry and church 


•     Oversee day-to-day operation of creative staff and volunteers

•     Inspire and promote ideas for Sunday services, sermon series, Christmas, Easter, and other special events

•     Develop ideas from the Creative Team and Pastoral Staff into a cohesive service plan

•     Produce and execute with excellence the weekend services in accordance with the service plan

•     Champion the stage including design, scheduling, maintenance, and organization

•     In consultation with church leadership, develop an annual budget and operate within the constraints of that budget

•     Oversee and effectively manage budget spending across the Creative Team

•     Research items for creative purposes for the stage, productions, etc.

•     Gain further knowledge of ministry trends in creative arts and develop a strategy for use

•     Ensure compliance and implementation of policies put in place by leadership 


•     Knowledge of all elements of video, stage, and web production including sound, lighting, and live streaming

•     Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, Encore, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, etc. 

•     Ability to translate creative ideas to action

•     Strong organizational ability

•     Ability to relate and work well with others

•     Ability to recruit, train, and mentorvolunteers/teams

•     Proficient computer skills; ability to utilize Planning Center

•     Great time management skills & ability to work underpressure

•     A lifestyle congruent with the biblical requirements for leaders (1 Timothy 3:1-13; 2 Timothy 2; Titus 1:5-9)


DESIRED Education/Experience

•     4 years’ experience in a church with a minimum attendance of 500

•     Experience in Theater/Concerts/Music is considered beneficial