Communications Specialist (Contract)

Washington, District Of Columbia

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Seeking talented multicultural communications pro for DC-based organization

TorchLight is seeking a Communications Specialist (Contract) with strong writing and editing skills to develop and execute the communications strategy and plans for the multicultural business.


Washington, D.C./Baltimore Area

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


Contract. Full-time job 40-hours per week with work-from-home (WFH) options.

Role responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute effective communications strategy and roadmap for organization
  • Deliver a range of communications materials including team briefings, town hall communiques, staff meeting updates, newsletters and others
  • Support change management initiatives and planning needs including input and implementation
  • Work with IT and other experts to develop and launch technology-related communications

Skills and experience:

  • 3+ years of experience in multicultural communications
  • Demonstrated success developing and implementing communications strategy and plans
  • Experience working with IT professionals to develop effective communications deliverables for non-tech audience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities
  • Strong project management abilities

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.

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