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Daily Hive is a fast growing Canadian digital publication dedicated to millennials. We are laser focused in delivering quality hyperlocal & lifestyle content to serve more than 4.5 million readers per month across the country.

Daily Hive is seeking go-getters fascinated by digital media who want to work in a fun, fast-paced environment with an energetic team. We are redefining the metropolitan media model with relevant, compelling content, pushed through our powerful social channels.

We are looking for individuals with initiative to grow with Daily Hive’s media business, and we offer competitive salary, benefits, and a ton of perks.

JOB BOARD

Sales

Senior Account Executive
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Mar 24th
Role: Senior Account Executive Manager: Director of Sales Location: Toronto (currently operating remotely due to COVID-19)The role As a Senior Account Executive, you are a natural born leader in digital media, and have grown your career selling with and/or into marketing / advertising agencies over the last 5+ years. You are well connected in Toronto, and Eastern Canada as a whole, with experience in direct agency-side selling. You are a true relationship builder who is motivated by driving revenue and contributing to company growth. You over exceed quota and push the status quo. What you'll do - Day-to-day management of agency relationships in Eastern Canadian Region - Generation of new business relationships in agencies in Eastern Canada - Develop sales strategies to achieve revenue and market growth objectives - Align with executive leadership and cross functional teams to ensure the achievement of salesand company goals - Review relevant data and sales forecasts to analyze the market and trends - Effective management of Salesforce and sales pipeline, and sales forecasting - Consistent achievement of territory sales quota ($1.5M+ / yr) - Provide knowledge and guidance to clients in regards to digital marketing strategies to help them make value driven / smart decisions - Partial mentorship of junior level agency sales staffWhat you have - 5+ years experience in agency-side sales in Eastern Canada, preferrably in Toronto - Publisher-side selling experience - Large network in Toronto agency world, and able to generate business through these relationships - Deep knowledge of digital marketing and ability to craft effective / smart strategies for clients - Strong knowledge of programmatic campaigns - Experience in major buys / campaigns ($100,000+) - Proven ability to close business and exceed sales targets ($1.5M+ / yr).Our ideal candidate - Has a willingness to go above and beyond - Is articulate, and an excellent communicator both internally and externally - Has a deep understanding of business and marketing, and how to provide value to clients - Has an entrepreneurial spirit, is ambitious, self motivated and not afraid of challenges, or outside the box thinking - Ability to think on the fly, and work effectively in an ever-changing environment - Self-starter who excels in a start-up like environment - Resourceful and willing to roll up sleeves and get whatever is required to close the sale doneBenefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months - Flexible work environment and vacation time - Strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Be part of a fun (but hard-working) team that feels more like family than co-workers We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. ** Please submit your resume as a PDF file** Daily Hive is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusion and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Product

Senior Full Stack Developer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Mar 10th
Position: Senior Full Stack Developer Manager: Director of Product Location: Vancouver (preferred) or remote What you'll do - Develop with the Product Team to build new products, features, and integrations for the Daily Hive website  - Work in a fast paced, agile environment, collaborating in a cross functional Scrum team, partnering with other departments as necessary - Partake in Daily Stand Up, Sprint Demos, Sprint Planning & Backlog grooming meetings - Participate in code reviews and recommend best practicesWhat you have - minimum of 5 years of development experience - Front End: React, NextJS, SCSS/SASS/LESS experience - Back End: NodeJS, Express - WordPress: updating WP core and installing plugins, with a good grasp of Advanced Custom Fields or similar plugin and PHP - Databases: MySQL, Postgres - Integrations: Google Analytics, GAM, Stripe, SparkPost, Jira, BitBucket - DevOps: basic understanding of AWS or GCP, Cloudflare, Kubernetes - Ability to create & test API routes - Capable of bug fixing & troubleshootingBenefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months - Flexible work environment and vacation time - Strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Be part of a fun (but hard-working) team that feels more like family than co-workers We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. ** Please submit your resume as a PDF file*** Daily Hive is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusion and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Editorial

Senior Staff Writer
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Mar 11th
Role: Senior Staff Writer Manager: City Editor Department: Editorial Location: Toronto Responsibilities - Investigate and report news stories around the city, sometimes breaking at any moment and time. - Publish posts ranging from breaking news stories to federal politics to development to more simple photo/video posts. - Conduct necessary research required to produce content, which may include but is not limited to conducting interviews and attending events - Maintain a long-term editorial calendar that details articles, columns, editorials, photography and art needs. - Build and maintain a roster of quality contributors with strategic networks, acquiring through various means. - Manage social media channels for the purpose of driving traffic to the website and creating conversation. - Liaise with internal departments on the development of series and features. - Attend editorial team meetings and pitch feasible story ideas. - Contribute to the conversation about culture in Toronto. - Work with a driven and highly motivated team to support overall editorial operations. - Increase credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work. - Embrace and encourage a culture based on teamwork, creativity, and having fun.Qualifications - Minimum 4 years experience writing for a publication - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Intermediate knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics - Proficiency in the use of WordPress or other CMS - Excellent understanding of social media and its importance to journalism - Skilled with graphic design, photography, and photo editing is an assetBenefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months. - Flexible work environment and vacation time. - Strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company. - Be part of a relaxed (but hard-working) team that feels more like family than co-workers. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. **Please submit resumes as a PDF** Daily Hive is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusion and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Staff Writer (evening)
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Mar 16th
You are a self-starter who strongly believes in our mission of fostering a relationship between people and their city and are passionate and excited to do that through the power of journalism. You'll be responsible for creating content that is compelling, concise, and relevant to our audience. Reporting to the Vancouver City Editor, you will work with our Editorial Department and be a key player in the day-to-day content production for our network. This position requires evening work. Role: Staff Writer (evening writer) Manager: Vancouver City Editor Department: EditorialResponsibilities - Investigate and report news stories, including timely breaking news events. - Ensure articles written follow company guidelines and style and are ready for publication.  - Conduct necessary research required to produce content, which may include but is not limited to, conducting interviews and attending events. - Increase credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work. - Capture quality photos for accompanying articles, as needed. - Attend editorial team meetings and pitch story ideas. - Flex your creative muscles to craft unique content. - Keep up-to-date with news and events happening around the city. - Monitor engagement of articles and accept feedback from the editorial team in order to make necessary improvements or adjustments to work. - Travel on assignment as needed. - Other tasks, as required by your manager.Qualifications - Minimum two years experience writing for a publication - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Intermediate knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics - Proficiency in the use of WordPress or other CMS - Excellent understanding of social media and its importance to journalism - Skilled with graphic design, photography, and photo editing is an assetBenefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months. - Flexible work environment and vacation time. - Strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company. - Be part of a relaxed (but hard-working) team that feels more like family than co-workers. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. **Please submit resumes as PDFs** Daily Hive is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Vancouver City Editor
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Mar 26th
Role: Vancouver City Editor Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Location: Vancouver (Currently operating remotely) Who you are You are a leader who is passionate about your community and creating stories that matter. You’re capable of handling multiple projects, and multiple staff members, at once while maintaining a positive attitude. You know that breaking news can happen at any time and you are more than ready to jump on it and ensure that you and your team can fulfill the task at hand. You’re a forward-thinker who enjoys working with stakeholders at all levels and are not afraid of challenges. Above all, you are passionate and knowledgeable about Vancouver and the GVA and are ready to further foster the relationship between its people and their city.Responsibilities - Lead a team of staff writers and editors to provide top quality content. - Manage and mentor members of the team to ensure continuous improvement is being made both with internal processes and procedures as well as content. - Assign stories to members of the team and allocate resources efficiently to ensure full coverage and maintain appropriate capacity. - Maintain and build a roster of quality freelancers with strategic networks. - Contribute to the conversation about culture in Vancouver - Maintain a long-term editorial calendar that details articles, columns, editorials, photography and art needs. - Work with the Managing Editor and EIC to develop content aligned with short-term and long-term goals. - Manage content for community sponsorships and media partnerships. - Executive longer-form series and projects. - Work with the social media team for the purpose of driving traffic to the website, creating conversations and growing accounts. - Oversee editorial and media video production in Vancouver - Write shareable articles in a concise, compelling, and structured format. - Publish articles ranging from simple photo posts to news stories. Template, process, and acquisition of content support will be provided. - Liaise with internal departments on the development of series and features. - Work with a driven and highly motivated team to support overall editorial operations. - Hold regular meetings with the local team, and participate in senior editorial meetings. - Coordinate the editorial internship program with local colleges and universities. - Attend events on behalf of Daily Hive, as required. - Embrace and encourage a culture based on teamwork, creativity, and having fun.What you have - Minimum five years experience working for a media organization, two years in a leadership role - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Proficiency in the use of WordPress or other CMS - Excellent understanding of social media and SEO and their importance to publishing - Skilled with graphic design, photography, and photo editing is an asset - Ability to efficiently and effectively proofread and edit content. - Proven experience as an effective team leader as well as the ability to work independently. - Demonstrated digital media knowledge and expertise, including understanding of native content, content marketing, and social media best practices and tactics. - Proven track record in taking initiative, high productivity, and meeting deadlines. - A high level of accuracy, organization, and creativity while maintaining attention to detail.The benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity to grow with a fast-growing company - Opportunity to enrol in the Company’s group benefits program following a three month probationary period - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing media company? APPLY HERE. We thank all candidates for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. Daily Hive is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Hive Labs

Video Content Creator, Lifestyle
Location: Vancouver or Toronto
Posted on: Jan 14th
We're looking for creative videographers/editors to produce branded lifestyle videos for our social platforms on a freelance basis. The ideal candidate can create dynamic video content about the people, places and products we cover.What you'll do - Creatively and strategically shoot and edit entertaining and insightful video content - Gather or create footage, sound effects, music, and motion graphics - Work quickly and deliver videos on a deadlineWhat you have - Proven experience with creating branded lifestyle content, including shooting, lighting, audio, etc. - Knowledge of best practices and experience creating content for major social media platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Instagram (including Reels & Stories), TikTok, and Twitter. - The ability to work independently to shoot and edit, and collaborate with fellow team members as applicable - Your own phone, camera(s), computer, editing software and equipment - Excellent time management, attention to detail, ability to work quickly, collaborate with others and consistently hit deadlines and content and growth targets - Willingness to work unconventional hours, evenings and weekends as applicableBenefits of working with us - Flexible work environment and vacation time. - Be part of a hardworking team that feels more like family than co-workers. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. **Please upload your resume as a PDF file** Daily Hive is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusion and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Colony Digital

Digital Producer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 20th
Position: Digital Producer Department: Project Management Manager: CEO Type: Full-time Location: remoteWhat you’ll be doing - Be the main point of contact for clients from the project initiation to project closure - Ensure clients and internal cross functional teams have explicit understanding of project goals, deliverables, timelines, and budgets - Communicate with external and internal stakeholder groups during each project phase to ensure properly managed communication, project scope, resource allocation - Facilitate professional client meetings: initial calls, project updates, and review sessions - Deliver timely projects that result in satisfied clients and project teams - Ability to identify risks, analyze mitigation options, and place contingencies strategies - Participate in strategic planning and conceptual ideation sessions both internally and externally - Participate in the preparation of pitch materials including presentations and RFP responses - Track project progress, reporting on project status, major issues/obstacles encountered and making recommendations regarding projects scope changesWhat you have - 5 years experience successful delivering digital projects, with a strong understanding of website production processes - Previous experience managing a high volume of digital projects in a digital agency environment - Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with clients in a professional manner - Effective time management, multi-tasking, leadership and organizational skills - Ability to motivate, challenge and drive a team to create high quality and best-in-class projects, while balancing the budget and schedules - Ability to work under pressure and within extremely tight deadlines, while having fun and maintaining a good sense of humour, professionalism and tact - Experience with project management tools such as Basecamp, Airtable - University or college degree is preferred - PMP certification is an assetThe benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Production Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 21st
Position: Production Coordinator Department: Production Manager: Production Manager Type: Full-timeWhat you'll do - Plan, schedule, and execute production activities including, but not limited to: managing production calendars, booking talent, sourcing wardrobe/ props/ shoot locations, building shot lists/ call sheets. - Manage communication for asset delivery and timelines between the Production department and other internal departments. - Act as the on set point of contact and assist the Producer/ Production Crew on set as required. - Facilitate client communications. - Manage production expenses and vendor invoices. - Contribute to brainstorming and ideation sessions as required. - Other tasks, as assigned.What you have - Prior experience working as a production coordinator/ assistant for a Brand/ Production agency or equivalent industry preferred - Understanding of production processes, industry standards and conditions - Familiarity with Asana or similar project management tools encouraged but not required. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills - High regard for quality assurance - Strong organizational and time-management skills - Genuine interest and passion for Photo/ Video productionThe benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Opportunity to enrol in the company’s benefits program following the 3 month probation period Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Senior Accountant - Contract Role
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Mar 12th
Colony Digital is looking for an ambitious Senior Accountant for a three month contract to manage and support the financial backbone of our organization. You’re a bean counter, a lover of numbers and a driven person who is looking to gain some valuable work experience. In this role, you’ll have the exciting task of preparing financial statements, recording transactions and reporting. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in accounting principles and able to work comfortably with numbers and attention to detail.  **Note - this is a part time role (~20 hours a week) for three months Position: Senior Accountant Department: Finance Manager: COO Responsibilities  Manage full-cycle financial reporting process and maintain accurate and timely financial statements in line with the established schedule. Month End Close & Reporting - Post and process manual journal entries as required to ensure all business transactions are recorded. - Review all intercompany transactions and generate invoices/ adjustments as necessary. - Review ledgers for unusual transactions or mis-allocated items. - Make adjustments as necessary, through consultation with the Director of Finance. - Prepare financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends. - Perform bank reconciliations to ensure records align between the accounting system and the bank. - Analyze financial statements for discrepancies and other issues. - Participate in the budget and goal setting process. - Perform sales and gross margin analysis. - Assist departments with changes to plans and budgets and strategic decisions. Cash Flow Management / Analysis - Record daily cheque, EFT and credit card receipts. - Manage and analyze credit card spend. - Complete bank and credit card reconciliations. - Record and deposit any cheques received. - Provide regular updates to Management on the cash position of the company. Sales / AR - Perform AR aging analysis. - Communicate with clients about billing discrepancies and questions. - Report on the status and movement of AR to management weekly. - Follow up on outstanding receivables - Review and prepare sales contracts / agreements. - Calculate and review sales commissions Expenses / AP - Record all approved employee expenses, invoices, freelancer, etc. payments. - Prepare and issue payroll.. - Issue cheques and payments. Tax / Compliance - File and pay GST/PST return. - Ensure appropriate insurance and business taxes are calculated appropriately and paid in a timely manner. Miscellaneous / Ad Hoc - Prime the annual review engagement. - Prepare insurance documents. - Review and advise on treatment of transactions. - Research technical accounting issues to ensure the company is compliant. - Research tax credits that could be claimed. - Identify errors and suggest improvements and workflow efficiencies to create cost and time savings across the company. - Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls. - Work with teams on price setting and margin analysis. - Other project work as it arises. Qualifications / Experience - Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field. - CPA designated or in the process of obtaining designation - 3+ years of progressive working experience in Accounting. - Working knowledge of financial reporting software (Sage preferred). - Self-starter who requires minimal supervision - Detail-oriented - Proficiency in Google Suite and Microsoft Office - Strong time management and organization skills - Effective verbal, written and client management skills - Quick learner Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Senior Digital Marketing Specialist
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Feb 3rd
Who we are Colony Digital is a full service digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. As a division of Daily Hive, Colony works on a variety of creative projects including: web design, e-commerce, app design, digital marketing, photography, videography and all things digital. Position: Senior Digital Marketing Specialist Department: Marketing Manager: Head of MarketingWhat you’ll do - Lead the ideation and execution of new digital marketing strategies for clients which may include, but are not limited to pay-per-click (PPC) advertising, search engine optimization (SEO), social media, email marketing, and conversion rate optimization (CRO). - Day to day management of client’s digital advertising campaigns and budgets on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, TikTok, Google, Microsoft (formerly Bing Ads), and YouTube. - Analyze data and correlate results from ad platforms with website tracking and/or customer databases to provide actionable insights. - Work cross functionally with other departments and third party vendors to execute campaigns in a timely manner. - Educate other team members on best practices and provide training on the latest tools. - Craft meaningful reports for clients based on their established KPIs. - Create or source ad copy, graphics, photography and videography for relevant ad placements. - Improve organic search presence by conducting keyword research, meta tag creation, writing website content, and developing linking strategies.What you have - Results driven with a passion for all things digital. - 3-5 years of digital marketing experience. - Highly proficient with the following programs or equivalents: Google Analytics, Google Ads, Google Tag Manager, Facebook Business Manager, Moz, Screaming Frog Crawl, MailChimp, Drip, Klaviyo, Shopify, WordPress, etc. - Experience managing monthly budgets over $50,000 is an asset. - Agency experience is an asset. - Certificate or Bachelor's Degree in Business or Marketing is an asset. - Must be able to use Google Sheets, Docs, Slides, and more from G-Suite. - Ability to prioritize projects and work independently. - Knowledge of HTML is an asset.Benefits - Opportunity to take part in the company's group benefit programs after a 3 month probation - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers. If you meet the above requirements and are ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing digital agency, APPLY HERE! We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Social Media Account Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Dec 30th
Who we are Colony Digital is a full service digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. As a division of Daily Hive, Colony works on a variety of creative projects including: web design, e-commerce, app design, digital marketing, photography, videography and all things digital.Who you are We are looking for a socially savvy individual who  is capable of managing several social media accounts at one time and who never fails to come up with creative captions. As a Social Media Coordinator, you are a proactive communicator who will will utilize creativity and mad organization skills to take the lead on optimizing all Client marketing platforms, strategically and effectively. Role: Social Media Account Coordinator Department: Marketing Manager: Head of Marketing Location: preferably Vancouver but can be remoteWhat you’ll be doing - Oversee all day-to-day management of their designated group of clients and escalate to their Account Manager, if needed - Develop and maintain a social media calendar, and ensure that content is scheduled at least two weeks in advance - Manage daily communication with clients - Execute strategies, plans and ideations to ensure client deliverables and KPIs are met - Work with the Design and Production teams to ensure that all visual assets created meet brand and agency standards - Create and send out monthly reports to clients - Assist the Digital Marketing team with community engagement and management on various platforms, when needed - Be involved with brainstorming and ideation and collaborate with other departments as needed - Stay on top of social and marketing trends and strategies - Be involved in client kick off meetings and check ins when required - Engage and manage all networks, integrating relevant strategy, news, observances, feedback and requests in a timely, professional manner - Use various platforms and Google Docs to develop, organize, and schedule all campaign data, goals, tasks, etc. - Travel on occasion, as neededWho you are - You are highly proficient with the latest version of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter (required) - You have experience with TikTok, Pinterest, LinkedIn, WeChat (preferred) - You are able to speak and understand Cantonese and Mandarin (preferred) - Education or coursework in communications, marketing or journalism (preferred) - You have experience working with HootSuite, Later, Sprout, Falcon, and/or another social media management software (preferred) - You have the ability to emulate a variety of clients as an accurate, attentive social media ambassador - You are comfortable communicating directly with clients - You have excellent writing skills - You have a hyperactive eye for detail - You are extremely savvy for everything and all things social - You have excellent planning, organization, and time management skills - You are a self-motivated, team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is capable of working under tight deadlines - You are up-to-date on the newest tools and changes to platformsThe benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Extended health, dental and vision benefits starting after 3 months Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing media company? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.