Diocese of Winona-Rochester Employment


Special Events Coordinator

Diocese of Winona-Rochester @ Winona / Rochester posted on Mon, Nov 07

Apply until: 2022-11-25

Special Events Coordinator

The Diocese of Winona-Rochester is actively seeking an experienced Special Events Coordinator to organize and oversee the various events sponsored by the Diocese.

Led by Bishop Robert E. Barron, the Diocese serves the 20 southernmost counties of the State of Minnesota – bordered by the Mississippi River to the east and South Dakota to the west. The Diocese is home to 99 parishes, four high schools, 30 elementary schools and the Immaculate Heart of Mary Seminary on the campus of St. Mary’s University in Winona.

This full-time position will be based out of the Pastoral Center in Winona, MN but will eventually be based out of Rochester, MN. The ideal candidate will be highly skilled at multi-tasking, be an effective and articulate communicator, adaptable to change, an exceptional planner and organizer and effective at interfacing with a diverse group of internal customers and external contacts and be a practicing Roman Catholic.  The chosen individual will work with the various ministerial and business offices of the diocesan staff to facilitate the planning, coordination and execution of various events sponsored by the Diocese of Winona-Rochester.  The chosen individual typically possesses an Associate’s degree (Bachelor’s preferred) along with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a similar role.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to view our website at www.dowr.org. Please e-mail resume, cover letter, references and salary expectations to hr@dowr.org or send via traditional mail by November 25, 2022 to:


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Diocese of Winona-Rochester           

55 W. Sanborn Street, PO Box 588

Winona, MN  55987