The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis is seeking a full-time Chancellor to serve as the Archbishop’s delegate and confidant in a wide variety of areas of responsibility in order to promote greater collaboration, accountability, and mission effectiveness. Responsibilities of the Chancellor include overseeing the canonical and archival records of the Archdiocese, signing official Archdiocesan documents as notary, serving as a facilitator for and a member of the Archbishop’s Leadership Team, coordinating the development and monitoring of the Archdiocesan pastoral plan, attending Council of Priests meetings as an ex-officio member, representing the Archdiocese at local, state, and national levels, and overseeing the planning and implementation of major Archdiocesan projects, task forces, events, and celebrations. The Chancellor also serves as the supervisor of the Superintendent of Catholic Schools, Victim Assistance Coordinator, Archivist, and Directors of Worship and Evangelization, Pastoral Ministries, Communications, and Human Resources. Applicants must be professed and practicing Roman Catholics with a thorough understanding of the teachings of the Catholic Church and the mission and ministries of the Archdiocese. The position requires previous experience in administration or leadership. A master’s degree in theology, religious education, or a related field is required. Strong administrative and leadership skills, especially in the areas of planning, supervision, and leadership development and the ability to work collaboratively and foster teamwork among co-workers are essential.
To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and list of references, in confidence, to:
Director, Human Resources
1400 N. Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Equal Opportunity Employer