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East-West is looking for an experienced and like-minded individual to lead the Human Resources team. The Director of Human Resources attends to East-West’s greatest and most strategic asset: its people. This leadership role will champion a high-performance and service-oriented culture so East-West can advance its vision and mission around the world.


The director will oversee, direct, and carry out Human Resource activities by relying on Biblical principles, experience and, judgment to accomplish our ministry goals.


This is a full-time, salaried position with full benefits including employer-paid healthcare, 401k match, PTO, and more! This position reports to the Executive Vice President of Operations and is located in the Plano, TX headquarters.



  • Provide leadership and management to employee development and relations, including annual performance planning reviews, employee development plans, and employment law compliance
  • Provide oversight to employment policies, procedures, and the Employee Handbook
  • Oversee the onboarding of new staff, including the preparation and approval for deploying missionaries
  • Oversee employee compensation and provide leadership and oversight to the entire staff benefits process
  • Create and deliver leadership development and training, provide council and training for leaders and staff, and ensure HR involvement at all stages of change in an employee’s work
  • Collaborate with senior leaders – including Recruiting, Member Care, Field Leadership, and Executive Leadership – to accomplish organizational goals


  • A minimum of five years in a senior HR role required
  • Uphold a close and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university required, preferably with a Human Resources major
  • Talent management and succession planning experience
  • Cultural competency and awareness, working with a diverse and global workforce
  • SPHR or SHRM-SCP preferred (PHR or SHRM-CP required) or five years of equivalent HR experience
  • Experience within a nonprofit organization highly preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with solid organization, process, and planning skills
  • Knowledge of standard employment law is a must
  • Management experience
  • Global HR experience a plus


East-West Employee Culture


Our team members are passionate about Jesus, grace, bold action, and taking the gospel to the spiritually darkest places. We have one consuming passion: to make God known among every nation, every tribe, every tongue, and every people. We strive to uphold the highest standards of behavior, which include integrity, trustworthiness, theological alignment, a healthy work/life balance, care for others, a servant spirit, competency in difficult conversations, a desire to see results, diligence, respect, and humility.

All East-West Ministries International employees will maintain a firm commitment to East-West’s vision, mission, values, Statement of Faith, and beliefs as well as display a growing and mature faith in Jesus Christ.

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The vision of East-West is to glorify God by multiplying followers of Jesus in the spiritually darkest areas of the world. We aim to mobilize the Body of Christ to evangelize the lost and equip local believers to multiply disciples and healthy churches among unreached peoples and/or in restricted access communities.

As East-West seeks to multiply the Kingdom of God throughout the world, we are committed to a set of core values that influence our decisions and behaviors in pursuit of our mission- creating our unique culture and guiding principles:

  • Passion for Jesus
  • Passion for grace
  • Passion for the spiritually darkest places
  • Passion for bold action
  • Address Plano, TX, United States
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About Gateway Church

We’re all about people because God is all about people. One of the ways we express our love for Him is through our love for people, and we do that by helping each person who comes to Gateway grow in their relationship with the Lord.

It begins with our vision to see people saved, healed, set free, discipled, equipped, empowered, and serving. Everything we do revolves around those seven things. And it all starts with our weekend services. We meet in six locations across the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, and you can even join us online if you aren’t in the area.

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