Internal Communications Specialist (Long-term contract)

Location:
Hybrid (DC Metro Area)

Employment Type:
Contract

Specialty:
Communications

Job Number:
#2608

Job Description

We’re looking for an internal communications specialist for a Northern Virginia IT organization!

TorchLight is seeking an Internal Communications Specialist (Long-term contract) with digital communications experience. Ideal candidates are excellent writers and if you have communications experience supporting employee engagement and a passion for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) then this role could be for you!

Location:

Candidates must be located in the greater Washington D.C. area for this hybrid work opportunity.

Candidates must have U.S. citizenship or a permanent residency card in the U.S. to be an eligible for this opportunity.

Employment:

Long-term contract opportunity with the potential to convert to direct hire; full-time 40-hours per week with a package of benefits available. Note: This client has instituted a COVID-19 vaccination requirement prior to submission of application for any on-site workers.

Responsibilities:

  • Support digital internal communications efforts that align with business goals and DEI efforts
  • Help deliver on a strategic digital internal communications calendar
  • Assist with writing and editing communications for distribution to various audiences
  • Produce email communications and support audience segmentation
  • Share communications performance and provide reporting information to internal communications leadership
  • Support key communications projects
  • Help maintain creative and photo database

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of corporate or internal communications experience, federal contracting experience a plus
  • Excellent writing skills, samples desired (i.e., employee spotlights, newsletters, leadership talking points, thought-leadership content, etc.)
  • Familiarity with digital communications tools like Sociabble and Poppulo
  • Understanding of marketing automation platforms like Marketo or MailChimp
  • Familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint and Teams
  • Experience in the DEI space

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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