Position title
Development Stewardship Coordinator

St. Rose of Lima Church, located in Murfreesboro, TN, is a growing parish with a talented and energetic staff serving over 3,000 families.  We are seeking a Development Coordinator.  This position is full-time with a 37.5 hour work week.  Some night and weekend availability required.

Reporting to: Amy Swartz-Director of Stewardship

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordination and implementation of a stewardship program for the parish/school including stewardship education on time, talent, treasure.
  • Act as a liaison with the Steier Group for the Capital Campaign
  • Coordination of fundraising activities and special events
    • Capital Campaign
    • Annual Fund
    • Bishop’s Appeal
    • Planned Giving
    • Grants and Scholarships
    • Starry Starry Night
  • Coordination of parish volunteers


  • Excellent written and oral communication, interpersonal skills and public relations skills.
  • Competence in the use of various computer software programs (including Microsoft Office Suite); ability to learn custom church software (i.e. PDS) necessary.
  • Dependable, highly organized and able to work independently.
  • Demonstrated experience in building positive and enduring relationships with donors and key stakeholders.
  • Availability for occasional work during evenings and weekends

Education and/or Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations, Communications, or related field preferred
  • Prior experience working in a Catholic parish or school setting is helpful, as is strong knowledge of the Catholic Church.
  • Practicing Catholic.
  • Proficient use of the English language required, Spanish language skills preferred.
Job Location
Murfreesboro, TN
Date posted
March 17, 2023
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