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Senior Communications Manager

Washington, DC 20036

Employment Type: Permanent Specialty : PR/Communications Job Number: 1329

TorchLight seeks a Senior Communications Manager for an organization located in the Washington, D.C. metro area. The Senior Communications Manager is responsible for the creation and execution of communications messaging and thought leadership programs. He or she will work closely with the Director of Communications to develop strategic communications plans.


  • Collaborate with director to develop strategic communications plans for multiple channels
  • Lead development of communications messaging and tools
  • Create and implement thought leadership plans; oversee thought leadership writing and speaking programs
  • Drive campaign planning and execution for paid, owned and earned media
  • Create internal and external communication vehicles
  • Develop media strategy and media relationships; manage media requests
  • Formulate and drive implementation of content develop strategy across multiple platforms
  • Prepare and present reports and analysis on communications and media programs
  • Manage external agency and internal communications associate


  • 8 or more years of experience in communications or related field
  • Demonstrated success planning and implementing messaging and thought leadership programs
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Experience with media training and coaching
  • Bachelor’ s degree
TorchLight Hire is the Washington, D.C. region’s premier search and staffing firm placing marketing, communications, digital and creative professionals in contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent roles across a variety of industries in the DC metro area. At TorchLight, we know the recruitment and hiring process—and the DC metro area job market inside and out. More importantly, we know marketing and communications, with team members who have deep subject matter expertise prior to their tenure at TorchLight. In 2016 and 2017, Inc. Magazine’s Inc 5000 ranked TorchLight No. 621 and 2386 respectively as one of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in America. In 2017, TorchLight was recognized in 2017 as one of the DC area's Best Places to Work by the Washington Business Journal.. Learn more at

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