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This Week’s New Marketing Jobs – October 14, 2019

If you’re looking for a new, exciting marketing, communications, creative or digital job in the (DC/Virginia/Maryland) area then look no further! The following is a compilation of the newest marketing jobs we have, all affiliated with vibrant organizations and dynamic projects.

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TorchLight Referral Program—Refer your friends and colleagues and you could earn $500!

At TorchLight, we LOVE to reward people for good work! That’s why we want to tell you about the TorchLight Referral Program.
 
Did you know that if you refer a friend or colleague who specializes in marketing, communications, digital, or creative, and he or she is hired, you could receive $500?
Referring someone is easy—simply email info@torchlighthire.com with the following information about your referral:
 
1) Full name
2) Email and phone number
3) Resume in Word format
 
Afterwards, if the person you refer is hired, isn’t already in our candidate database, and completes the required length of service in their new role—500 hours for permanent and contract positions—you will receive your $500 bonus.
Thanks in advance for sending your talented contacts our way!
The TorchLight Team
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Remote work – what it means to the TorchLight Team

To celebrate 2019 National Work From Home Week, TorchLight’s fully remote team shares what working from home means to us both personally and professionally. Read on to hear how remote work positively affects our families, work, health, and happiness!

Posted in Candidates, Flexible Workplace, Hiring Managers, Hiring Trends

Get that entry-level job and thrive in your last year of college!

By Gabrielle Gramont

Young Female Student Celebrating Graduation Senior Year to get an entry level job

Your final year of college is finally here. Where did the time go? Everyone keeps mentioning the dreaded “J” word (job search!), and you feel like dropping out of school is becoming a more appealing option with every passing day.  Are you trying for an entry-level job in DC? Law school in LA? A Gap Year abroad? No idea?

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This week’s Hot Jobs from the D.C. area’s top marketing recruiters

At TorchLight, the D.C. area’s top marketing recruiters, we have a variety of exciting roles at top companies right now. Whether you are interested in marketing, communications, digital, or creative roles, we have a position for you. Here are this week’s Hot Jobs:

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Looking for a top communications manager job? Test your PR/communications know-how with our quiz!

By Samantha Nguyen

take the communications manager quiz

 

To get a top communications manager job, you need deep knowledge of PR, media relations, writing, measurement and other areas of communications. Take our quiz and see how you stack up!

Results

Congratulations — looks like you have your communications knowledge down! You are definitely top-notch communications manager material. Keep up the good work.

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Gender equality in the workplace: Steps in the right direction

By Gabrielle Gramont

Women continue to fight for gender equality and strive for an even playing field in the workplace. Although there are still areas for improvement, recent statistics reflect notable progress in reducing gender inequality in both the professional and academic realms. Here are some positive numbers showing that women are slowly but surely closing these gaps.

Posted in Hiring Trends, Workplace culture

Could You Be Guilty of Unconscious Gender Bias? Here’s What to Do About It

by Shaara Roman, Founder & CEO, The Silverene Group

Gender Bias

Photo by Sandy Millar on Unsplash

We like people who are like us – that’s a human truth. It’s natural to gravitate toward those who are similar in gender, schooling, religion, what have you. The crux lies how we approach people who are different from us. And despite decades of progress for working women, gender bias has proven to be one of the toughest nuts to crack in corporate America.

Posted in Hiring Managers, Hiring Trends, Workplace culture

Digital Marketing Manager Quiz:
How do you stack up?

In today’s competitive business climate, a great digital marketing manager must be up to speed on many different aspects of their craft:  analytics, creative, SEO, paid search, and the list goes on. This digital marketing quiz will help you identify areas you already know well and possibly a few you could brush up on. Take the quiz and see how YOU stack up as a digital marketing manager!

Posted in Candidates, Digital marketing

TorchLight Hire Ranked on Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for Third Year

D.C. area’s leading marketing and communications search and staffing firm among elite group of companies listed in annual growth ranking for 3 years

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (August 14, 2019)Inc. magazine announced today that TorchLight Hire, a leading marketing and communications search and staffing firm serving the greater Washington, D.C. area, ranked No. 3,150 of the nation’s 5,000 fastest-growing private companies of 2019. This marks the third year TorchLight has been ranked on this distinguished list, something only 13% of companies achieved in 2019.

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