The following give-a-year opportunities are at the National Chi Alpha Ministry Center in Springfield, Missouri. A Give-a-Year would likely come onto the team as a Missionary Associate and differs from the traditional CMIT intern. More opportunities will be posted over time as they become available.

Field Team Administrator | Full- or Part-Time

Mission: To advance the mission of Chi Alpha Campus Ministries, and the objectives of the National Field Team strategy.

Required Skills: Strong administrative skills, ability to record and process accurate information during meetings, ability to interact with leaders within Chi Alpha and outside the movement, ability to maintain strict confidentiality, ability to organize, manage, and follow up on all Field Team projects, ability to be a problem solver.

Responsibilities:

  1. Serve as Administrative Assistant to the National Field Director, and other members of the Field Team. Tasks would include coordinating travel arrangements, responding to emails and phone calls, taking notes during meetings, etc. Professional manner is essential.
  2. Assist in setting up and coordinating Field Team meetings.
  3. Assist in planning and coordinating Field Team events, including District Resource Conference, Pioneering Both Camps, Coaches Training, Area Director meetings, and more.
  4. Resource collection from Chi Alpha missionaries on the field.
  5. Research and data collection.
  6. Meeting with Field Director or other Field Team member on a bi-weekly basis for mentorship and skill development.
  7. Helping with miscellaneous tasks and projects that arise on the Field Team or else where.
  8. Raise a missionary budget.

Any questions about the position may be addressed to Stefanie Chappell (417-862-2781 ext. 1431).

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Graphic Designer | Full-Time

Mission: To design and develop relevant and compelling resources for print, social media, websites, and other mediums for advertising and communication.

Required Skills: Ability to create content for digital and print purposes.

Responsibilities:

  1. Design brochures for promotion, information, and events.
  2. Design and layout Chi Alpha Connection Magazine.
  3. Design elements for ChiAlpha.com and other websites that XA Communications manages.
  4. Develop visual content for social media posts and campaigns.
  5. Design for booklet covers and any layout elements.
  6. Design for postcards and other mailing materials.
  7. Design for merchandise.
  8. Help with miscellaneous tasks and projects that arise in Communications or elsewhere.

Any questions about the position may be addressed to Brandon Cranor (417-862-2781 ext. 1428).

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Photographer | Full-Time

Mission: To produce the highest quality photographs and images for Chi Alpha.

Required Skills: Ability to capture, edit, and deliver high quality photography for a variety of uses.

Responsibilities:

  1. Produce photography for all Chi Alpha mediums such as booklets, brochures, web sites, social media, and any other uses.
  2. Coordinate photo shoots for promotional photos, employee headshots, etc.
  3. Capture images of all conferences and live events produced by Chi Alpha.
  4. Create product shots for the Chi Alpha Merchandise store on chialpha.com.
  5. Edit all photographs and images needed in an editor such as Adobe Lightroom or Photoshop.
  6. Assist in other areas where skills would be helpful such as during video filming sessions.
  7. Help with miscellaneous tasks and projects that arise in Communications or else where.

Any questions about the position may be addressed to Brandon Cranor (417-862-2781 ext. 1428).

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Project Administrator | Full-Time

Mission: To assist the Communications and Marketing Manager in project development.

Required Skills: Ability to organize, manage, and follow up on all communications projects.

Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in coordinating projects that come in via the Communications Project Request page.
  2. Assist in keeping track of the development of all communications projects.
  3. Communicate with our team about projects and their needs.
  4. Assist with the coordination of meetings, filmings, photo sessions, etc.
  5. Assist with projects as needed. (e.g., Camera assistant in a filming session).
  6. Help with miscellaneous tasks and projects that arise in Communications or elsewhere.

Any questions about the position may be addressed to Brandon Cranor (417-862-2781 ext. 1428).
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Social Media | Full-Time

Mission: To make Chi Alpha known on all social media outlets.

Required Skills: Ability to communicate clearly via social media outlets to promote Chi Alpha and all the different types of advertising and communications that go out to our audiences.

Responsibilities:

  1. Manage and maintain all social media mediums.
  2. Coordinate and schedule posts for different mediums.
  3. Assist in filming and posting live and BTS content.
  4. Assist in planning and executing social media campaigns.
  5. Consistently post about different events, offers, promotions, and other things that Chi Alpha communicates.
  6. Help with miscellaneous tasks and projects that arise in Communications or elsewhere.

Any questions about the position may be addressed to Brandon Cranor (417-862-2781 ext. 1428).
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Web Designer/Developer | Full-Time

Mission: To design, develop, and maintain the best websites and webpage content for Chi Alpha.

Required Skills: Ability to develop web content for websites, provide maintenance when bugs or problems arise, and advise on future needs and new items that need to be developed.

Responsibilities:

  1. Design and develop new content for chialpha.com and other sites that Chi Alpha owns.
  2. Provide maintenance for chialpha.com and other sites that Chi Alpha owns.
  3. Provide research for future web developments.
  4. Create forms for our website as needed using Gravity Forms.
  5. Upload new items to the resource library on chialpha.com.
  6. Help with miscellaneous tasks and projects that arise in Communications or elsewhere.

Any questions about the position may be addressed to Brandon Cranor (417-862-2781 ext. 1428).
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