Content Producer

8605 Explorer Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920, USA Req #977
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Focus on the Family has nearly 600 employees who work to achieve the mission of enriching the lives of families, engaging the culture, advocating for life and spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The work is meaningful, the culture is rewarding, and the purpose is eternal.

The Content Producer position exists to create, develop, and execute web content, social media, and special projects for Focus on the Family. This position exists to assist the Manager and team with key written and video communications across a wide array of media channels for Focus on the Family.



Essential Duties/Responsibilities:



Conceives, researches, writes, optimizes, and posts articles, social media posts and other pieces for traditional and new media


Content planning:

  • Researches and stays abreast of current trends in the family
  • Interviews internal and external experts on family issues
  • Researches keywords, trending topics and competition for search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Researches authors and acquires content



  • Writes short copy frequently and longer articles routinely
  • Edits and proofreads copy written by outside authors and other team members
  • Records and edits brief videos for online use
  • Posts articles to
  • Finds or creates items to supplement written and video content:
    • Images
    • Infographics
    • Quotes
    • Links
    • Discussion, poll, and survey questions
  • Assists with maintenance of landing pages


Promoting content:

  • Creates and posts social media posts
  • Writes emails and e-newsletters
  • Optimizes articles for search engine visibility
  • Wins backlinks
  • Develops calls-to-action



Other Duties/Responsibilities:



Participates in team meetings to identify relevant and timely communications topics


Researches and writes other communication pieces on behalf of the Family team


Documents research


Maintains files to document information and quotes used in new content


Fact checks content


Analyzes successes and failures of content, evaluating trends


Seeks training to build new skills


Performs other duties, including but not limited to duties as assigned, some of which may include the development and creation of a variety of copyrightable works (e.g., printed pieces, photography, video, music, etc.) for distribution in all media and formats (such as television, radio, internet, DVD and digital) on a world-wide basis, all of which will be for the benefit of Focus on the Family



Working Environment/Physical Requirements:



Office environment

May be required to travel 10-15% of the year








Exemplifies Ephesians 5:1-2, “Therefore be imitators of God as dear children and walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us...”

Pursues the Great Commission given by Jesus Christ in Matthew 28:19-20, “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”

Is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ; maintains a courteous, Christ-like attitude in dealing with people within and outside of Focus; adheres to the 
Standard of Moral Conduct and Statement of Faith; upholds Focus on the Family's ministry in prayer

Prays personally for Focus on the Family’s staff and constituents and may occasionally lead in a public prayer

Engages in Christian ministry

Demonstrates behaviors aligned with 
FOF core values



Personal Characteristics:



Lives with integrity derived from Biblical values and demonstrates standards of conduct that meet or exceed company and/or legal requirements


Ability to handle stress associated with changing priorities and multiple tasks


Results oriented, self-motivated, and committed


Able to receive feedback well


Detail oriented and systematic


Diplomatic; articulate; decisive; approachable; flexible; concern for long-term effectiveness


Positive and encouraging attitude with ability to motivate/encourage peers


Team player; trustworthy; reliable


Coachable, able to redirect work priorities and assignments as requested


Creative thinker, effective problem-solver






Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English, or Journalism (or related field)


General content management system (CMS) experience required; knowledgeable in website content best practices and content management frameworks; WordPress and SiteCore proficiency preferred


3-5 years of writing and editing experience to include content management, project management of content editing or similar functions


Working knowledge of Focus on the Family’s mission, values, and objectives

Computer proficiency in a variety of Microsoft Office Tools (required: Word, Excel, Adobe, and PowerPoint)


Experience with an image management system (Canva, etc.) or equivalent preferred

Familiar with AP style


Familiar with multiple social media platforms


Basic HTML knowledge beneficial



Skills, Abilities, and Special Talents/Gifts:



Strong writing and editing skills


Strong strategic, conceptual, and creative thinking


Strong attention to detail


Excellent organizational and administrative skills


Ability to adjust quickly to meet a goal and/or changing circumstances (changed work schedules, strategic direction, etc.)


Ability to manage multiple content projects simultaneously


Exceptional analytical ability with logical thought processes


Can work well under time pressure, ability to manage numerous and sometimes conflicting objectives, projects, and/or activities at the same time


Strong planning and time management skills


Ability to assemble clear, concise, and accurate project documentation


Ability to resolve conflicts, disagreements, and misunderstandings


Maintain a cool and calm demeanor under pressure


A personal, well-mannered, humble, and engaging temperament is critical


Gifted in crafting engaging stories


Must be a team player and collaborative personality


Must work well with, and take direction from, a wide range of individuals


Basic video production skills


PhotoShop skills beneficial

Salary Range: $49,440 to $58,401/yr.


Focus on the Family puts a high value on our team members and offers a unique benefit package.


Employees scheduled for 30 hours or more per week are eligible for:

  • Medical Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts

Employees scheduled for 20 hours or more per week are eligible for:  

  • Legal Shield/ID Shield
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Time
  • Holidays
  • Service Awards

Note: This is a summary and should not be construed as future promises to continue to provide benefits as outlined above. For complete and definitive language, refer to the governing plan documents.


*Temporary employees are not eligible for benefits.

Helping Families Thrive! Focus on the Family is a 501c3 Christian Non-Profit Ministry.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • 8605 Explorer Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920, USA