Understanding Persecution

Jobs at ICC

International Christian Concern (ICC) is a Washington, DC-area 501(c)(3) nonprofit devoted to providing assistance, advocacy, and awareness for the worldwide persecuted Christian Church.

Our current job openings are:

JOB SUMMARY:
Are you looking for a job you can believe in and has eternal impact? International Christian Concern (ICC) is a Washington DC area nonprofit (501 c3) devoted to providing assistance, advocacy, and awareness for the worldwide persecuted Christian Church. ICC is looking for a Grants Manager to be based at our Washington DC-area headquarters.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Grants Manager will report to ICC’s Chief of Staff to support the ICC grant activity. The successful candidate has the ability to work collaboratively with the Regional Managers, the administrative team, and other members of the ICC team. This is a full-time exempt position in Silver Spring, MD.

  • Research potential grant partners.
  • Prepare grant applications.
  • Communicate with representatives of funding sources to work out final details of proposal.
  • Assists in writing periodic reports to comply with grant requirements.
  • Maintains master files on grants and monitor grant paperwork.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

Our office culture is fast-paced and appeals to smart, driven people with a strong work ethic that want to work for the Kingdom.

  • Strong preference for individuals with a clear Christian witness and history.
  • Minimum of a Bachelors’ Degree is required.
  • At least 3 years of grant experience with international aid organization.
  • Excellent writer and strong financial analysis skills.
  • Excellent multi-tasker.
  • U.S. resident with U.S. citizenship or work visa.

SALARY AND BENEFITS

ICC offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package consistent with experience, skills and demonstrated abilities.  ICC offers the following benefits to all full-time employees:

  • Employer Paid Health and Dental Insurance Coverage
  • 403b retirement plan with 50% employer contribution
  • Excellent personal time off policy as well as paid holidays

Job Type: Full-time, in office (not remote).

  • Silver Spring MD.

TO APPLY

Send your resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references to: jobs@persecution.org, with subject line: Grants Manager. Please do not call ICC. Qualifying application will be contacted.

JOB SUMMARY:
Are you looking for a job you can believe in and has eternal impact? International Christian Concern (ICC) is a Washington DC area nonprofit (501 c3) devoted to providing assistance, advocacy, and awareness for the worldwide persecuted Christian Church. ICC is looking for an Advocacy Regional Manager for Southeast Asia to be based at our Washington DC-area headquarters.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The big picture is that you will be serving the victims of persecution in a specific region of the world by reporting on news, advocating on their behalf, and assisting victims of attacks. You will be working to build networks in countries specifically located within a respective region, i.e., Southeast Asia. Responsibilities include:

  • Build contacts in your region including with journalists, press, and human rights activists and lawyers.
  • Develop in country staff to manage advocacy related projects.
  • General writing on religious freedom issues in your region including daily news and periodic in-depth pieces.
  • Media relations including press releases and interviews with the press and news organizations.
  • Plan and lead Advocacy Campaign concerning your region including scheduling meetings with congressional offices, creating petitions and volunteer engagement tools for campaign, arranging guest speakers from your region, planning events on Capitol Hill, State Department and other agencies concerned with religious liberty.
  • International travel to your region one to two times per year to monitor persecution, meet with victims, and to initiate and monitor projects as well as meet with in-country staff and representatives.
  • Initiate, manage, and report on advocacy related projects concerning the broader Church in your region.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

Our office culture is fast-paced and appeals to smart, driven people with a strong work ethic that want to work for the Kingdom. The job is part international development, part project manager, and part journalist; it is very challenging and rewarding! We generally look for individuals with 5+ years of international experience.

  • Strong preference for individuals with a clear Christian witness and history.
  • Minimum of a Bachelor Degree is required.
  • Strong international experience. Experience in a specific region is a huge plus but not required.
  • Project management experience (international project experience highly preferred).
  • Excellent writer.
  • Excellent multi-tasker.
  • U.S. resident with U.S. citizenship or work visa.

SALARY AND BENEFITS

ICC offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package consistent with experience, skills and demonstrated abilities.  ICC offers the following benefits to all full-time employees:

  • Employer Paid Health and Dental Insurance Coverage
  • 403b retirement plan with 50% employer contribution
  • Excellent personal time off policy as well as paid holidays

Job Type: Full-time, in office (not remote).

  • Silver Spring MD.

TO APPLY

Send your resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references to: jobs@persecution.org, with subject line: Advocacy Regional Manager. Please do not call ICC. Qualifying application will be contacted.

JOB SUMMARY:
Are you looking for a job you can believe in and has eternal impact? International Christian Concern is looking for a creative individual for our Content Production Manager in Silver Spring, MD. This is a full-time in-office position. The Content Production Manager works collaboratively with ICC’s Communications team. We are a ministry and have a strong preference for an individual with a strong Christian witness and history.

The successful candidate:

  • A creative storyteller with the ability to turn stories into video (strong emphasis), blogs, social media, and print pieces.
  • Familiar with the Adobe Creative Suite and various web tools connected with social media content distribution.
  • Will have the ability to quickly create exceptional written content.
  • Everybody needs a job, but we want those that want to work for the Father and serve His Kingdom.
  • A team player

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Writing/Digital Content Creation 

  • Create compelling stories from internal reports of persecution.
  • Take those stories and produce content in various forms (print, video, social media, etc.).

Social Media 

  • Integrate the organization’s digital footprint and oversee our websites.
  • Oversight of various communications channels and platforms.
  • Co-develop and maintain a digital content calendar.
  • Works collaboratively with other content producers.

Digital Marketing 

  • Understanding and ability to broaden and organization’s digital presence and footprint.
  • Monitor, analyze and measure results of our Comm efforts to optimize and grow social media impact.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

  • 4+ years of experience in digital content creation and or video production.
  • We have a strong preference for an individual with a strong Christian witness and history.
  • Strong ability to create quickly exceptional written content and multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • In depth knowledge/experience of WordPress and Adobe Suite.
  • Experience in digital marketing, journalism, or public relations required.
  • Experience with content calendar tools, donor databases, and online marketing platforms.
  • Track record of professional development including a personal portfolio.
  • Minimum of a Bachelors’ Degree is required.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively.
  • U.S. resident with U.S. citizenship or work visa.

SALARY AND BENEFITS

ICC offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package consistent with experience, skills and demonstrated abilities.  ICC offers the following benefits to all full-time employees:

  • Employer Paid Health and Dental Insurance Coverage
  • 403b retirement plan with 50% employer contribution
  • Excellent personal time off policy as well as paid holidays

TO APPLY

Send your resume, cover letter, portfolio and contact information for three references to: jobs@persecution.org. Qualifying applicants will be contacted.

Are you looking for a job you can believe in and has eternal impact? International Christian Concern (ICC) is a Washington DC area nonprofit (501c3) devoted to providing assistance, advocacy, and awareness for the worldwide persecuted Christian Church. ICC is looking for a Major Projects Director (MPD) to be based at our Washington DC-area headquarters.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Major Projects Director (MPD) will report to (Chief of Mission [COM]) to manage and build out ICC’s core missions in the field. The successful candidate has the ability to manage US and overseas teams and work collaboratively with the various parts of the ICC team. This is a full-time exempt position in Silver Spring, MD.

  • Build out/Launch ICC’s new Generation Transformation initiative which seeks to transform persecuted Christian communities by getting top Christian kids into private high schools and university programs:
    • In-country universities
    • Develop relationships with US-based Christian schools to offer online scholarship programs to kids in persecuted areas.
  • Manage and build-up ICC’s existing Hope House and Child Sponsorship programs. Seek and establish partnerships and grants to expand these programs in different countries.
  • Manage and expand ICC’s Farms initiative, with the goal of adding more farms as grants are secured.
  • Support the team acquiring grants and funding partnerships for these major initiatives.
  • Design/develop, launch/grow other new major initiatives working with the president and chief of mission.
  • Maintain adequate reporting on Major Projects and communication with partners and foundations.
  • Other duties assigned by the President or COM.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

Our office culture is fast-paced and appeals to smart, driven people with a strong work ethic that want to work for the Kingdom. We are looking for an experienced international development or project managers with 10+ years of international and management experience.

  • Strong preference for individuals with a clear Christian witness and history.
  • Minimum of a Bachelors’ Degree is required.
  • Strong international experience. Experience in one or more specific regions is a huge plus but not required.
  • Project management experience (international project experience highly preferred).
  • Excellent writer.
  • Excellent multi-tasker.
  • Creative and progressive leadership and a high standard of management and maintenance skills.
  • U.S. resident with U.S. citizenship or work visa.

SALARY AND BENEFITS

  • Salary is dependent on skills and experience.
  • Benefits include group health insurance and dental plan, commute benefit plan and 403b retirement plan.
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule.

TO APPLY

Send your cover letter, résumé, and contact information for three references to jobs@persecution.org, with the subject line: Major Projects Director.  Please do not call ICC. Qualifying applicants will be contacted.