Middle East : Senior Associate Pastor for International Church


The Senior Associate Pastor would serve as the right hand man to the Senior Pastor of a large Christ-centered, Bible-based interdenominational, international, multi-cultural English-speaking congregation in a large city in the Arabian Peninsula.  This would include assisting with Bible-based expository preaching in a pastoral disciple-making ministry, managing the staff and supporting the church ministry leadership organization.  It is an Executive role.


  • A personal walk with Christ that is both vibrant and contagious
  • Spiritual maturity manifested in godly character – displaying the fruit of the Spirit and Biblical leadership qualities
  • MDiv or higher degree in Theology from a recognized evangelical seminary
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a pastor at an executive level in a large church (500+ attendees)
  • A proven track record and passion for expository preaching that is both exegetically sound and relevant to the congregation’s needs
  • A teachable spirit and a servant’s heart
  • Excellent people, organizational, and diplomatic skills
  • Ability to lead, motivate and mobilize adults in a transient environment
  • Sensitivity to cultural and denominational differences and the ability to communicate cross-culturally
  • Prior, demonstrated multi-cultural and/or international experience preferable
  • Prior, demonstrated Arab and Islamic culture experience highly preferable
  • Sensitivity to world religions and knowledge of their world views

Note:  Any candidate will go through the Search and Selection process of the church before acceptance.

Quick Facts

Location: Middle East
Duration:longer than 3 years
Reference Number:3948

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