Employment Opportunities at Knox Calgary


Combined Ministry and Café Management Role: Knox United Church

Knox United Church is seeking a qualified individual to fill a combined ministry and management role for its sanctuary café—an exciting new social enterprise geared toward marrying the community café experience with Knox’s historic vibrancy.

This is a full-time, paid ministry and sales management position open to individuals with sales management experience who are interested in becoming a member of an LGBTQ-affirming church ministry team.

Job Description (summary):
• Ensure high quality customer service
• Manage inventory
• Develop the social connection focus of the café and assist with promotional events
• Advise the café management team on how to improve café operations and ministry focus
• Supervise café staff
• Orient café volunteers
• Work with partners and vendors
• Oversee the daily upkeep of the café’s appearance
• Operate the cash register and prepare food and beverage items as necessary

Required Skills:
• A minimum of three years sales management experience
• The ability to communicate effectively
• The ability to multi-task successfully under pressure and meet deadlines
• A passion for social enterprise and community engagement
• Prior ministry experience is an asset

Please email your resume and cover letter to cafe@kxcalgary.com with “RE: Café Manager” in the subject line.

Knox United Church is a United Church of Canada congregation located in a historic sandstone building known as the “cathedral of the west.” Knox is a member of the Affirming Ministries Program, a network of United Church congregations and ministries that declare themselves to be fully inclusive of people of all sexual orientations and gender identities.

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