As a journalist with OM, you would serve OM offices around the world by writing stories for the purposes of advocacy, recruiting, financial development, education, awareness and prayer. The position involves producing insightful and engaging content of ministry, culture and people that will be used in print and online publications. The writer will accurately and creatively document how God is working through OM, while encouraging audience engagement with OM through praying for, giving to, or joining missions. OM journalists share stories of God’s work through OM that align with OM’s writing guidelines in a culturally sensitive way. Additionally, participation in local ministry and team life may also be aspects of your role.

Start Date: January or August 
Commitment Length: 1-2 years (Full Time)

  • At least 18 years old
  • Good written English and proven skills in communications
  • Ability to stay organized, be flexible, and try new ideas
  • A willingness to learn and serve on a multi-cultural team
  • A heart for Italy and for world missions
  • A knowledge of Italian, or commitment to learn Italian and become part of the local community
  • Able to write stories from multiple angles and for multiple audiences/media
  • Able to conduct interviews, gather facts and communicate creatively.

Most people joining OM raise financial support towards the cost of their salaries/expenses. This is usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters. Training and support in this is provided.