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Exciting Marketing, Communications & Digital Jobs – Now hiring in DC, Northern Virginia and Maryland

Are you ready for a great new career working for one of the Washington region’s leading companies? DC’s #1 marketing headhunter wants to hear from you!

Some of the Capital area’s top businesses are hiring marketing directors, digital marketing experts, content marketing strategists, media relations/PR pros, copywriters and more. Apply now and take your career in a whole new direction. Torchlight, one of the area’s leading marketing recruiting agencies, helps companies find and hire up-and-coming talent like you for their most important roles.

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Posted in Candidates, Marketing Temp Jobs, Returning to the Workforce, Tips for Job Seekers

Need to Find a New Washington DC Marketing Communications Job? Start by Optimizing Your Resume

DC marketing pros seeking new professional job opportunities know there is no shortage of resume advice for job seekers.

You can even hire experts to help craft your resume. Everyone knows a good resume is a crucial first step in landing a good role, and everyone has an opinion on what makes a great resume. How do you cut through the noise and decide which recommendations to follow?

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Posted in Candidates, Considering a Job Change, Job Search Tips, Resume, Returning to the Workforce, Tips for Job Seekers

Looking for a New Marketing Job in DC? First, Master the Art of Networking

Looking for communications job in DC

The importance of networking when looking for your next role cannot be understated, whether you’re actively seeking a mid-to senior-level marketing or communications job in Washington, D.C. or just considering a new professional opportunity.

As many job seekers will find, especially here in the Capitol region, countless roles are not even publicly posted–and, if they are posted, it’s often simply a formality because a candidate has already been identified.

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Posted in Candidates, Considering a Job Change, Interviews, Job Search Tips, Returning to the Workforce, Tips for Job Seekers

DC Marketers, Are You Ready for a New Job?

TorchLight, one of the Washington region’s leading marketing and communications recruiters, shares our best tips for starting your job search

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Posted in Candidates, Considering a Job Change, Hiring Trends, Job Search Tips, Returning to the Workforce, Tips for Job Seekers, Uncategorized

Curious About Contract Work? Meet One of Our Contractors

Rene, a TorchLight marketing contractor, shares her insights

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TorchLight contractor, Rene 

An experienced marketing professional, Rene is one of TorchLight’s long-term marketing/communications contractors currently on assignment with one of our clients in Washington, D.C. She shares her experiences with us.

Posted in Candidates, Case Study, Contract Consultants, Flexible Workplace, Hiring Trends, Returning to the Workforce, Tips for Job Seekers, Uncategorized

TorchLight Candidate Spotlight: Q&A with Beth

TorchLight Contractor Beth

TorchLight Contractor Beth M.

As one of Washington, D.C.’s leading marketing and communications search and placement firms, TorchLight places the region’s top marketing and communications professionals in both permanent direct-hire positions as well as short-term contract assignments.

Posted in Candidates, Companies, Considering a Job Change, Contract Consultants, Hiring Trends, Returning to the Workforce, Tips for Job Seekers, Uncategorized

TorchLight Top Jobs May 6

TorchLight is one of the premier marketing and communications search and staffing firms in the Washington, DC metro area. We place mid- to senior-level professionals in contract, contract-to-hire and permanent marketing and communications roles in DC. Please check here regularly for our newest featured opportunities!

Posted in Candidates, Considering a Job Change, Contract Consultants, Returning to the Workforce, Uncategorized

TorchLight Top Jobs March 18

TorchLight is one of the premier marketing and communications search and staffing firms in the Washington, DC metro area. We place mid- to senior-level professionals in contract, contract-to-hire and permanent marketing and communications roles in DC. Please check here regularly for our newest featured opportunities!

Posted in Candidates, Considering a Job Change, Contract Consultants, Returning to the Workforce, Uncategorized

Don’t Be Rip (and Other Tips for Returning to the Workforce)

TorchLight’s D.C. marketing recruiters explain how to turn your leave of absence into a selling point

Whether you’ve been caring for small children or an aging parent, relocating frequently with a military spouse or just plain old had “life intervene,” it’s common to have gaps in your employment history.

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Posted in Candidates, Interviews, Returning to the Workforce

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