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Employment

 Director of Music:  "The gospel tunes our heart to sing!"

Job Title: Director of Music  

Terms and Compensation: Part time, compensation commensurate with experience

Location: Jacksonville, FL

 

Overview

Paramount Church is a gospel-centered church in Jacksonville FL. The Director of Music is responsible for designing and implementing a style of music that is contemporary and band-driven yet not contemporary for the sake of novel, innovative creativity. The ideal candidate for this position will be committed to the centrality of the gospel in all things and possess a solid knowledge of and commitment to the historic Christian worship of the church. Demonstrate excellence as a musician and vocalist in performing and directing a contemporary band. Experience in songwriting and production is ideal.

 

Job Description

  • Plan and implement Trinitarian, gospel-centered music (Col. 3:16) for Sunday worship services, and special services as required, in consultation with the Elders
  • Recruit, train, and rehearse members of the music team
  • Disciple music team members in a gospel-centered, historic worship paradigm
  • Coordinate with A/V team regularly to assure quality sound and video/visuals for each presentation and oversee training of A/V volunteers
  • Attend weekly meetings with the Elders and Leadership Team

Qualifications

  • Committed to definitive Nicene orthodoxy and gospel-centeredness in doctrine, life, and music
  • Possess a solid understanding of and commitment to historic Christian worship
  • Proficient in Planning Center Online
  • Demonstrated excellence as a musician, vocalist, and leader with 2 or more years of church experience
  • Experience in leading corporate worship, and knowledge of directing, orchestrating, and coordinating various instruments in a band
  • Must be able to play piano and/or guitar in a contemporary band setting; band-driven rather than orchestral-driven style of music
  • Sanguine stage presence
  • Ability to work with and train vocalists in singing of parts
  • Ability to incorporate backing tracks and loops into regular Sunday and special services
  • High-level of overall musicianship and strong vocal
  • A builder/self-motivated/entrepreneurial spirit
  • Leadership ability and ability to work with and inspire volunteers

Requirements

  • Must live in or around Jacksonville, FL or willing to relocate
  • Only applicants with audio/video demos will be considered

Please send resume and video/audio clips to Ana O'Dell at music@paramountchurch.com.