Public Affairs

July 30, 2018

The Episcopal Church is accepting applications for the position of Public Affairs Officer, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff.

The Public Affairs Officer is responsible for maintaining and strengthening media relationships outside the Episcopal Church and for working with the communications staff and church leaders to develop quality communications within the Episcopal Church. After the Presiding Bishop, the Public Affairs Officer will often be expected to be the spokesperson for the Episcopal Church.

Additionally, the Public Affairs Officer collaborates with diocesan communicators, bishops, and other Episcopal Church staff on media coverage and media training for Presiding Bishop’s visits, Episcopal Revivals, Title IV proceedings, and other shared events.

Information about the position and details for applying are available here.  In addition to completing the profile and submitting your résumé, please submit a cover letter that includes at least three professional references. Deadline for applications is August 10, 2018.

For more information contact Episcopal Church Human Resources at

The Episcopal Church Center is the office of The Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS), the corporate body of the Episcopal Church. The DFMS is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified members of groups protected against discrimination in employment under applicable federal, state, and municipal laws as well as the Canons of the Church and resolutions of General Convention.

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Nancy Cox Davidge
Public Affairs Officer