Account Supervisor, Health Communications

Washington, District Of Columbia

Employment Type:

Agency, PR/Communications

Job Number:

Job Description

Seeking Account Supervisor for Communications Agency in DC

TorchLight is seeking an experienced agency Account Supervisor for a communications agency based in DC. Ideal candidates should have 5+ years’ experience creating and implementing integrated public health communications campaigns targeting diverse audience segments.


Qualified applicants must be located in the DC Metro.  

U.S. citizenship or a permanent residency card in the U.S. is required to be an eligible candidate for this opportunity.


Direct Hire opportunity; full-time job, 40-hours per week. Flexible work schedule with work-from-home (WFH) options.

Note: This client has instituted a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for any on-site workers.

Role responsibilities:

  • Help strategize and develop integrated health communication and education strategies and campaigns for key clients to drive awareness of health topics or issues among multicultural and/or marginalized audiences
  • Manage specific client projects: communications planning, content creation, materials development, earned media outreach, special events, partnership development, digital and social media engagement, etc.
  • Deliver excellent client service and serve as trusted project manager: develop project plans, manage progress reporting, support budgeting and invoicing, etc.
  • Oversee and mentor junior-level staff

Skills and experience: 

  • 6+ years of experience in communications or related field; communications agency experience a plus
  • Experience developing and implementing integrated health communication and education campaigns, ideally for government agencies or non-profits
  • Experience developing and executing media strategies for traditional and digital outlets at national, regional, and local levels, ideally targeting multicultural and/or marginalized audiences
  • Strong project management skills with a demonstrated ability to balance multiple projects under tight deadlines
  • Ability to think creatively and critically to advance client projects
  • Strong writing, editing, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in public relations tools, Cision a plus

Additional Information

TorchLight Hire matches qualified candidates like you with contract and permanent marketing, communications, creative, and digital roles that are a professional and cultural fit. We offer our contractors industry-leading benefits like medical insurance, 401(k) plans and others.

TorchLight values diversity, equity and inclusion of people of all backgrounds, perspectives and experience — including our full-time employees, contractors and clients. Read more about our commitment to diversity.

Please note that many of our clients have instituted COVID-19 vaccination requirements for on-site work.

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