Music Coordinator

Organization:
Ada Bible Church
Location:
Ada, MI
Category:
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Posted On:
October 4, 2017

Description

Ada Bible Church

About Ada Bible Church
Ada Bible Church is a thriving and growing multi-site church serving greater Grand Rapids, Michigan. Each weekend, more than 8,000 people worship with us at our four campus locations throughout the community. To learn more about us or to view a weekend service, visit our website at: www.adabible.org .

Ada Bible Church is seeking a part-time Music Coordinator to create original and inspiring music that invites people into the worship of God. Music is a major component of a thriving worship arts ministry and Ada Bible Church recognizes the power it has to draw people into to a relationship with Christ and to build, strengthen, and edify the church. In this position, you will engage in the creative production of culturally relevant and appropriate music that complements and meets the growing needs of our church. This position is offered at 20-25 hours per week.

What you will do:

  • Create music for title packages and video content
  • Write and record tracks for Ableton
  • Assist Music Director with Ableton editing, maintenance, and distribution
  • Arrange music and parts for instrumentation, both in Ableton and for live performance
  • As part of worship arts team, participate in the planning, production, and execution of creative elements for use in weekend services

Who we’re looking for:

We’re looking for someone with a minimum of 3-5 years of work experience in music ministry. A four-year college degree in a related field is preferred.

You are a skilled musician with proven songwriting ability. You love music and your passion shines through in your work. You are well-versed in a variety of musical styles and you adapt your music style to complement the need.

You have the ability to create and produce music at an industry level. You understand the technical aspects of music production. You desire to grow in your ability and knowledge of studio production, music creation, and editing.

Lastly, you should be a committed Christian living a life of obedience to Christ. Membership at Ada Bible Church is not necessary for employment, but you should have beliefs that are consistent with our statement of faith.

How to Apply

To apply, go to adabible.org/jobs/music-coordinator and click the “Apply Now” button at the bottom of this page. Fill out the employment application in full, including your cover letter and resume. As part of your cover letter, please answer the following questions: *Do you use Ableton or an equivalent software weekly? If yes, describe your responsibility in that process. *Do you write original music, create tracks for Ableton, or create original scores for video content? Please explain. *Please provide a link that showcases an example of your work.