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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

Account Executive
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Jun 1st
Who you are If you are a goal-oriented, driven and hungry Sales Executive who is ready to get out there and get the job done, we are looking for you! The Account Executive must be able to cater towards a variety of industries and be responsible for growing and maintaining your client base by offering digital products from a diverse set to meet client needs. On top of that, you're quick, passionate, fun to be around, and of course, enjoy a little competitiveness. This is a full-time, permanent role based in downtown Toronto, reporting to the Director of Sales (East).Positions responsibilities - Responsible for building and sustaining Daily Hive relationships with Local Advertisers - Book and lead client meetings as required to better understand client needs. - Consult brands in latest digital marketing practices and developing custom advertising campaigns across multiple platforms. - Liaise with internal departments on the development and implementation of campaigns. - Produce compelling presentations/media plans and successfully deliver them in a way that demonstrates benefit to the client. - Manage of all aspects of the sales cycle from lead generation through to the proposal, presentation and finally to contract negotiation and close - Grow and maintain your client base, sometimes requiring national or international travel - Work with a driven and highly motivated team to support overall sales operations.Qualifications - Experience in digital sales, preferred. - Content Marketing notions, preferred. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills. - Excellent time management, organization, quantitative, and analytical skills. - Proactive disposition towards client relationships. - Ability to interface with clients both remotely and face-to-face. - High-level understanding and keen interest in media and advertising trends/landscapes. - Proven track record in high productivity and meeting deadlines. - Consultative sales approach with a knack for marketing. - Proficiency in the use of social media platforms and interactive web applications, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, WordPress, and Google Analytics, a plus.Benefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months. - Strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company. - Opportunity for further education and training. - Be part of a team that feels more like family than co-workers. If you are interested in joining our fast-growing company at our office in Toronto, apply here!  We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted when there is an open position. Daily Hive 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.
Account Executive, Agency Partnerships (East)
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Aug 21st
Position: Account Executive, Agency Partnerships (East) Department: Sales Office: TorontoWho you are If you are a goal-oriented, driven and hungry salesperson who is ready to get out there and get the job done, we are looking for you! You are ready for the grind and the fast pace of Toronto and are prepared to dive in and help build out the Sales team at our Toronto office. The Account Executive, Agency Partnerships (East) must be able to cater towards a variety of industries and be responsible for growing and maintaining your client base by offering digital products from a diverse set to meet client needs. On top of that, you're quick, passionate, fun to be around, and of course, enjoy a little competitiveness.What you do - Responsible for building and sustaining Daily Hive relationships with media buying agencies in Central/Eastern Canada, mainly in Downtown Toronto. - Book and lead client meetings as required to better understand client needs. - Consult brands in latest digital marketing practices and developing custom advertising campaigns across multiple platforms. - Liaise with internal departments on the development and implementation of campaigns. - Produce compelling presentations/media plans and successfully deliver them in a way that demonstrates benefit to the client. - Manage post-campaign due diligence, maintaining client satisfaction, and growing the client business relationship. - Grow and maintain your client base, sometimes requiring travel. - Required to meet or exceed personal sales targets. - Work with a driven and highly motivated team to support overall sales operations.Requirements - 3+ years experience in digital agency or sales. - Strong understanding of the digital media industry. - Existing media buying agency network in Canada. - Experience with programmatic sales preferred. - Experience managing large national accounts. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills. - Excellent time management, organization, quantitative, and analytical skills. - Proactive disposition towards client relationships. - Ability to interface with clients both remotely and face-to-face.The benefits of working with us - Medical/dental/vision benefits starting after three months - 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 - Conveniently located office in downtown Toronto near transit hubs 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 candidates will be contacted.  Daily Hive 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.

Editorial

Online Editor, East
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Jul 9th
Role: Online Editor Manager: City Editor Department: Editorial Location: TorontoWho you are The Online Editor will be responsible for ensuring all copy published on Daily Hive meets our standards for style, form, and function. The role calls for a mix of traditional front page copyediting and SEO-friendly headline creation, and the ideal candidate will have the skills and knowledge to match.What you’ll do - Copy edit multiple articles per day based on modified CP style - Proofread and adjust articles for format and visual integrity, and support editorial staff in fact-checking content in preparation for publication - Verify usability, credit, and assist in sourcing images for use in articles - Publish pending articles after ensuring content guidelines are met - Review previously published material and edits to align with current style conventions - Ensure articles are written in compliance with privacy and copyright regulations - Edit and write headlines for SEO and social - Be willing to take some risks and bring the product to new levels - Able to step in and writer articles when needed - Be a team player who can have fun while working hard What you have - Minimum one year experience writing for a publication, freelance, or equivalent - Experience editing copy to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation or syntax - In-depth knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics - Working knowledge of CP and/or AP writing styles - Proficiency in the use of WordPress or other CMS - Skill in graphic design, photography, and photo editing is an asset - Thorough understanding of web research and copyright issues - Excellent interpersonal and communications skills; ability to work with a wide range of editors, reporters, designers, and photographers - A high level of accuracy, organization, and creativity while maintaining attention to detail. - Excellent understanding of social media and its importance to journalism - Comfortable using standard photo editing tools and softwareThe benefits of working with us - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three 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. Daily Hive 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.
Staff Writer
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Jul 9th
Role: Staff Writer Manager: City Editor Department: Editorial Location: TorontoWho You Are 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 Toronto 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 is a full-time position based out of Toronto and currently working remotely due to COVID.What You’ll Do - Investigate and report news stories including timely breaking news event, local and national food news, and create local features - Attend food events or restaurant openings after work, and/or evenings - Work with Dished Western Canada Editor - Able to produce multiple high-quality short and long-form content per day, both through original story ideas and stories either assigned to you or pitched by you. - Ensure articles written follow company guidelines 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. - Flex your creative muscles to craft unique content. - Keep up-to-date with news and events happening around the city. - 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 feasible story ideas. - Monitor engagement of articles and accept feedback from the editorial team in order to make necessary improvements or adjustments to work. - Be comfortable with using social media. - Be a team player who can have fun even while working hard. - Other tasks as assigned by your manager.Qualifications - Minimum one year 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. Daily Hive 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.

Colony Digital

Creative Director
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 9th
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 The Creative Director will provide the social media team with guidance and ideas to launch new impressive projects by devising concepts and strategies. This role is involved in the client onboarding process and works collaboratively with the Creative Team to implement the creative vision. The Creative Director ensures that the Creative Team achieves the best possible outcome visually and essentially meet client expectations and drive sustainable growth.What you'll do - Strategize on driving higher engagement on social media content - Ensure strategy meets standards and voice of brands being managed - Commit to concepts and ideas and re-evaluate when projects are unsuccessful - Review and approve all final design work before final execution or launch of project - Liaise with the Sales, Marketing, and Advertising teams to interpret the client’s vision and turn it into a tangible and deliverable product - Assist Project Managers establish timelines for design deliverables on new and existing projects - Contribute to RFPs in conjunction with other AMs and Directors - Consult with clientele on marketing inquiries and manage requests - Lead, train, inspire and mentor the social team, setting the creative standards and objectives for all tasks - Research into industries, their target demographic, and effective marketing strategies tailored to the product in concern. - Understand & stay up-to-date with social media platforms such as: Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Reddit, Tik Tok, etc. - Monitor emerging social media trends to identify and incorporate creative and innovative ideasWhat you have - Post-secondary degree or diploma in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or related - Minimum 4-5 Years experience in creative leadership and/or social media related work - Background in design, theory and creative execution - Able to work in a constantly changing environment - Ability to effectively manage and prioritize requests, multi-task and meet tight deadlines - Outside the box thinker - Strong written and verbal communication skills - Willingness to present in both internal and client-facing creative briefsBenefits - 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. - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs. 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.
Sales Director
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 10th
Colony Digital is looking for an experienced and high-energy Sales Director to join our fun, captivating and hardworking team! The primary function of this role is to accelerate client acquisition via a consultative sales approach where solutions are proposed based on a clients’ specific needs. The ideal Sales Director embodies: Killer Presentation Skills, Values Client Relationships, Nurtures Positivity, Savvy at Negotiation, Tenacious Prospecting along with a high level of Independence and Motivation for the win.Key Responsibilities - Create strong relationships with key client stakeholders at both senior and mid-management levels - support the Influencers. - Work closely with colleagues on upsell opportunities, sales materials and case studies - Understand the Canadian digital agency competitive landscape and market trends - Understand and effectively communicate Colony's value proposition, process and current partnerships. - Generate and submit RFP responses and related sales documents/proposals/ presentations when required - Collaborate with Colony’s senior team to set revenue goals and company strategy while implementing a sales plan to drive revenue growth - Attend key events to generate leads - Define and execute appropriate sales strategies; business development, and sales support programs to maximize sales and profitability. - Generate and maintain accurate Account and Opportunity forecasts. - Work with internal teams on behalf of clients to ensure the highest level of project delivery and customer service - Analyze pipeline and lead data, deliver weekly reporting providing key business insights: Demand Generation, Pipeline Forecast and Trends, Conversion Rates, Target Accounts, Market Segmentations, Win/Loss Ratios - Report on key KPIs related to the lead and the opportunity waterfall in order to implement a consistent closed-loop between the business and salesRequirements - Ability to understand the impact of a project from both an executive and marketing person's perspective - Effectively manage sales funnel, close deals and exceed sales targets - Proven success working in a fast-paced, high-growth, start up environment - Keen business sense, with the ability to find creative business-oriented solutions to problems - Has a can do attitude of targeting and winning clients through the entire sales cycle - Computer literate and competent with CRM functionality and reporting - Ability to identify and solve client issues strategically - Energetic, persuasive and well organized with the ability to provide winning pitches - Compliment team culture and performance - A vehicle and valid driver’s licenseBenefits - 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. - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs. 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.
Social Media Account Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jun 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.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.What you’ll be doing - Manage and be responsible for various social media accounts for different clients - Grow social media platforms by curating, editing and posting engaging content on Colony’s social media platforms and accounts - Communicate and engage with followers by liking posts, responding to comments and answering questions no later than 15 minutes after posted - Develop and maintain a social media calendar, and ensure that content is scheduled at least two weeks in advance - Schedule photography for clients a month prior to the post date - Write creative captions for the accounts that you manage, while maintaining and ensuring tone consistency - Collaborate with members of your team to produce engaging, high quality content - Post with the highest standard of clarity, accuracy, professionalism, and integrity - Develop and execute monthly campaigns including tracking, prizing, and related tasks within budget - 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.Who you are - 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 have the ability to emulate a variety of clients as an accurate, attentive social media ambassador - You’re a self-motivated, team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is capable of working under tight deadlines - You’re comfortable working face-to-face with clients - You’re up-to-date on the newest tools and changes to platforms - You have an in-depth knowledge of SEO, keyword research, Google Analytics, Adwords a plusThe 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 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.
UX/UI Designer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 22nd
Colony Digital is a full-service creative digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. Colony works on a variety of creative projects, with clients across diverse industries, providing services such as web design and development, branding, digital marketing, photography, video production, and social media management; in short, any and all things digital! What you’ll be doing - Working as part of a driven digital experience team to deliver creative brand storytelling and user-centric solutions to advance client strategy - Collaborating with clients to solve business problems with creative design solutions - Thinking “outside of the box” and exploring divergent concepts to develop innovative brand experiencesWho you are - You have experience designing for mobile (native apps and mobile web), desktop, and web. - You have the ability to generate comprehensive UX wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, and interactive prototypes for iOS, Android, and web - You have the skills to recognize and understand business pain points, needs, and requirements and generate UX and design-driven solutions - You’re not afraid to push the limits to find solutions that will positively impact product execution and quality - You know how to present your work effectively, and articulately communicate design rationale to stakeholders - You have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environmentQualifications - 3+ years of applied UI design experience (required) - Must have a proven background in web and mobile UI design - Demonstrated understanding of UX design and design-thinking principles - Excellent oral and written communication skills - Excellent graphic design skills (layout, typography, color) - Mastery of design and prototyping tools: Sketch, Illustrator, Photos, op, Invision Studio, Craft, Adobe XD, etc. - Experience with collaboration tools such as Invision, Asana, Trello, Jira, or similar platforms - Superb attention to detail - Ability to work well on an ego-free, highly collaborative, and cross-functional teamThe 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, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.