Copywriter

Edmond, OK
Communications – Communications /
Full-Time/ Salary /
On-site
The Life.Church Copywriter is primarily responsible for developing content to help people take their next steps at Life.Church by identifying audience needs and tailoring the message effectively across multiple channels. Additionally, this role will help steward the voice of Life.Church by aligning standards, tone, and key outcomes. 

At Life.Church, we exist to lead people to become fully devoted followers of Christ. It’s been our mission since 1996 and has guided us every day. Leading people isn’t just an expectation; it’s a necessity.  It’s a cornerstone of our culture. That's why we’re always seeking leaders—leaders like you—to bring your skills to life. We are one church meeting in multiple locations, and we want to help you become the person God made you to be. 

The Life.Church Communications Group develops strategies for how our ministry meets people where they are and empowers them to become fully devoted followers of Christ. Through Social Media, Marketing, Public Relations, and Communications Teams, we introduce people to Life.Church, connect them to our mission, and help them take the next steps in their spiritual growth.

This role supports communication strategies and accomplishes initiatives to reach people for Christ and further Life.Church’s mission. 

What You’ll Do

    • Create content to help reach and engage our audiences to take their next step toward Christ.
    • Establish the core message related to each target audience to help them feel known and valued by our church.
    • Equip staff with key messaging, content, and guidance related to weekend series, ministries, and events.
    • Collaborate with the Marketing & Communications Team to develop effective strategies and copy for digital and email marketing efforts.
    • Collaborate with central and campus teams on communication projects.
    • Proof, review, and modify copy under the direction of Marketing & Communications leaders.
    • Lead, advise, and support development for a team of writing volunteers.
    • Review, edit, and provide approval for copy/content developed submitted to the Marketing & Communications Team for approval.
    • Stay updated on current trends in marketing and communication.
    • Maintain awareness of current cultural and global events to best connect with our audiences.
    • Evaluate how the church can learn from the strategies of other organizations to advance church engagement.

Skills Needed to Succeed

    • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills to maintain relationships and partnerships.
    • Effective at multi-tasking and time management to meet strict deadlines while remaining flexible and open to change.
    • Excellent writing, editing, and proofing skills.
    • Ability to self-motivate, make independent decisions, and solve problems.
    • Ability to manage conflict and differing opinions while maintaining composure.
    • Strong leadership skills and understanding of developing and guiding others.
    • Ability to collaborate in a team environment and work independently.
    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • Bachelor’s degree, preferred.
    • 1-3 years of work-related experience.
Please include a link to recent writing samples when you submit your application.

Benefits We Offer
- Paid parental leave, including maternity, paternity, and adoption leave.
- Generous employer-paid leave for the use of vacation, sick time, and other qualifying reasons. 
- Innovative and comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance that provides team members with useful resources and savings to navigate their holistic health. 
- Life insurance policy provided for all staff members at 2x annual salary at no cost. Additional life insurance coverage is available to purchase. 
- Short-Term and Long-Term disability is covered at 100% for full-time qualified staff members.
- Comprehensive wellness and mental health benefits allow staff to proactively invest in their physical and emotional health.
- Generous 401(k) retirement plan allowing a team member to have up to 12.5% (including employee contribution, employer match, and employer discretionary contribution) contributed into their account in their first year. It doesn’t stop there—the more years on staff, the greater the investment! 
-$160 annually in development dollars for team members to invest in their professional growth. 
- Casual dress and work environment.
- And much more!

Our Beliefs, Culture, and Commitment to Diversity
At Life.Church, every staff member, and intern is a minister and is expected to engage in the church's ministry fully. We consider ministry readiness and an individual’s capacity to represent Life.Church’s beliefs as a minister during the selection process for all staff and intern positions. An essential function within every position held by a staff member or intern at Life.Church is to uphold and represent the beliefs of Life.Church. Learn more about what we believe at Life.Church

While we unite around our mission, we know unity doesn’t mean uniformity. Our calling is too great, and our mission is too important not to be intentional about strengthening our team through diversity. We know that diverse perspectives in race, ethnicity, background, age, and gender are essential to reaching the world for Christ. To learn more about how we strengthen our team through diversity, visit our careers page

All data collected in our application process, from resume collection to application questions, is used for recruitment purposes only.