Marketing Coordinator

Herndon, Virginia

Employment Type:

Digital, Marketing

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Job Description

Seeking Marketing Coordinator for Higher Ed Company

TorchLight is seeking a Marketing Coordinator for a higher education institution based in Northern Virginia. They will help to manage all digital marketing efforts including email, social media and content marketing for a key program offering. If you’re looking for a great digital marketing opportunity, this role may be for you!



Qualified applicants are ideally located in the DC Metro. Fully remote candidates may be considered. 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 all employees.


Role responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to execute content marketing strategy and initiatives to drive traffic, engagement, and leads
  • Support all email/marketing automation campaigns including content development, deployment and tracking of results
  • Manage program’s social media channels including content production
  • Support execution of paid social media/search campaigns
  • Maintain various marketing campaign/editorial calendars


Skills and experience: 

  • 3+ years in a marketing, communications, or digital role; B2C experience preferred
  • Strong social media and marketing automation/email marketing experience; Eloqua or similar platform experience preferred
  • Excellent communications skills including strong writing and editing skills
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Dreamweaver and Photoshop), video editing software and project management software
  • Demonstrated ability to collect and analyze web, digital, and social metrics
  • Bachelor’s degree


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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