Resume

Sign in

Management, Account Executive, International Business

Location:
Orlando, Florida, United States
Posted:
March 09, 2018

Contact this candidate

John Creech

Seeking a Management Position

ac4q8b@r.postjobfree.com - 1-505-***-****

My ability to learn new skills and adapt to changing conditions on-the-fly, has allowed me to engage and succeed in four different fields on three continents. I have a proven ability to lead and encourage my teams to excellence in their work. I have gained the respect and trust of clients, partners and employees in the USA, Eurasia and the Middle East. I am a US citizen and am authorized to work in the US for any employer.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Area Director (Account Executive) for Eurasia and Middle East

FAITH COMES BY HEARING - Albuquerque, NM

Partnered with Bible Societies and other Bible text owners in the region, to provide them with top quality audio recordings of Scripture. Utilizing these recordings - worked with the same text owners to put the Bible in the hands of the digitally connected and unconnected by:

Negotiating contracts with Bible publishers for use of their texts in producing recordings

Working with partners to incorporate audio Bible listening devices into their existing programs.

Developing broad Scripture engagement strategies with implementing partners.

Working with ministry partners to quickly resource refugees with audio Bibles.

Traveling internationally 20% of the time.

Director of Specialty Recruiting

WYCLIFFE BIBLE TRANSLATORS - Orlando, FL

Directed the IT, Management & Next Generation (youth) recruiting teams. These teams tracked over 1000 active candidates and recruited members for 500 open positions. Built a solid pipeline of future recruits among high school and college students, through awareness building and field experience opportunities.

Doubled the number of new hires in Specialty fields in one year.

Increased number of new candidates sourced by 57%.

Developed new recruiting methodologies for the Management recruiting team.

Developed new approaches to long-term recruiting of students based on recruiting phases.

Started internship program, leading to a 40% intake of new recruits.

Developed recruiting methodologies using Boolean searches and social media resources.

Supervised recruiting team activities using Raiser’s Edge ATS.

Recruiter

WYCLIFFE BIBLE TRANSLATORS - Orlando, FL

Contacted candidates expressing an interest in Wycliffe. Lead them through application process, tracked all transactions in Applicant Tracking System. Followed up periodically to build relationships with applicants, encouraging them to follow through to employment.

Florida Regional Director

ONE MISSION SOCIETY (OMS) - Haines City, FL

Established regional office in Florida, creating a stream of motivated recruits and financial support for the worldwide activities of OMS. Built the OMS brand name among Florida churches and donors through personal contact, visits and events.

Recruited missionaries for long-term overseas service.

Recruited teams for short-term overseas projects.

Built awareness of OMS projects and solicited gifts form major donors for these projects.

Russia Field Director

ONE MISSION SOCIETY (OMS) - Moscow, Russia

Facilitated church growth by working with young Russian pastors to establish a new Russian association of churches. Gave oversight for the Moscow Evangelical Christian Seminary (MECS), as Board Director. Supervised all OMS missionaries in Russia.

Worked with church leaders and legal counsel to establish new churches in Russia.

Guided the leadership of MECS in developing funding sources and expansion of the facility.

Personally raised funds for MECS.

Recruited, trained and supervised missionaries and Russian pastors for OMS work in Russia.

Church Planter

ONE MISSION SOCIETY (OMS) - Rybinsk, Russia

Lead team that started a new church in Rybinsk, Russia. Conducted Bible studies and introduced a curriculum of Bible-based morals and ethics to the local school system.

Took over a dysfunctional team, restoring their sense of purpose and creating successes.

Recruited a Russian pastor and helped him successfully start a new church.

Conducted staff retreats for strategic planning, team building and crisis intervention.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Printing Management

ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - Rochester, NY

SKILLS

International Business (10+ years), Contract Negotiations (10+ years), Donor Relations (10+ years), Supervising Direct Reports (10+ years), Recruiting (5 years), Word (10+ years), Excel (10+ years), PowerPoint (10+ years), Access (10+ years), Publisher (10+ years), Raiser’s Edge ATS (3 years)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Elder – Redemption Church, Rio Rancho NM

Elder – First Presbyterian Church, Haines City FL

Board Director – Central Florida Employment Council, Orlando, Florida 2009-2010

Board Director – Moscow Evangelical Christian Seminary, Moscow Russia



Contact this candidate