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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, 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.
OPEN APPLICATION: Account Executive
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jun 24th
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 Vancouver, reporting to the Director of Sales (West). 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. - Office is conveniently located in Downtown Vancouver near transit hubs. If you are interested in joining our fast-growing company at our office in Vancouver, 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.
OPEN APPLICATION: Account Executive
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Jul 3rd
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. - Office is conveniently located in Downtown Toronto near transit hubs. 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.
OPEN APPLICATION: Sales Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Aug 12th
Role: Sales Coordinator Manager: National Sales Manager Department: Sales Office: Vancouver Who You Are We are seeking a motivated and data-driven individual to join Daily Hive’s Sales department. You are naturally organized and have strong attention to detail with the ability to wear multiple hats within a department. You adapt easily to different paces, personalities, and tasks. This is a full-time, entry-level position reporting to the National Sales Manager, based in downtown Vancouver. Responsibilities - Developing internal and external sales materials by facilitating with other departments within the company to gather data and metrics - Managing sales materials and ensuring all data is kept up to date on a consistent basis - Leading the organization of sales materials and resources - Working closely with Hive Labs to gather data to support the West and East sales teams - Integrating data and research into sales materials - Facilitating monthly sales updates with the companyWhat You Have - Education in Marketing preferred - Excellent interpersonal and communication skills - Outstanding organization and attention to detail - Analytical mindset - Knowledge in Google Analytics, Excel, and Google Drive Apps - Team player with a positive attitude - Interest in the digital media industry with a passion to learn moreThe 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.

Product

Director of Product
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Sep 13th
Who you are We are seeking an experienced and data obsessed individual to join forces, to help ensure Daily Hive’s continued growth. The Director of Product is expected to be a key revenue and profit driver for the company, ultimately with end-to-end performance responsibility across the lifecycle of the customer experience—acquisition, engagement, analytics and attribution. This person should have a focus on (and love for) analytics – testing and establishing various customer segments to improve organic acquisition and engagement.  In this role you will - Build, manage, and continually evaluate the Daily Hive product portfolio  - Align the product strategy and roadmap to the overall corporate strategy - Monitor, analyze, and report on KPIs to ensure product initiatives are driving corporate objectives  - Lead, mentor and grow a cross-functional Product team that includes UX, Development, and Business Analysts - Provide thoughtful leadership and perspective for adoption of emerging technologies - Collaborate with marketing, content, and sales to optimize user engagement - Provide monthly and quarterly performance reports to key stakeholders - Effectively set, allocate, and manage the product budget with the finance teamWe’re excited to have you because you have - A minimum of 5 years experience as a Product Manager - Superior data and analytical skills including the ability to define, capture, and deconstruct relevant metrics  - Excellent communication skills and demonstrated ability to inform and advise a diverse set of stakeholders - Successful track record of scaling / increasing engagement and retention while limiting costs and maximizing lifetime value - You are both right brained and left brained, can think big picture and have the ability to execute - Experience attracting top talent and mentoring cross-functional product teams Bonus Points: - Experience in scaling start-ups - Experience with financial analysis and statistical analysis - Experience in an internal or external management consulting/advisory role - CSPO certificationThe 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 Vancouver 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.
Intermediate Web Developer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Oct 7th
Who you are You’re a highly organized individual who is able to transform ideas into products. You’re a strong communicator with the ability to work with a variety of people and a hard worker who goes above and beyond to get the job done.What you’ll do - Work within the Product Team to build new products/features/integrations for the Daily Hive platform - Work in a fast paced, agile environment, collaborating with other teams as necessary, while working independently alongside a senior web developer - Participate in code reviews and recommend best practices Must have - 2+ years of professional development experience - Extensive experience with JavaScript (specifically ReactJS) - Extensive experience writing CSS and SASS - Experience with a state management library (preferably Redux) - Experience consuming APIs - Experience working in an agile environment (scoping and road-mapping, self managed) and collaborating with other departments - Experience with Google Ad Manager, DFP systems a plusNice to have - Experience writing MYSQL queries - Experience working with React Native - Experience with Wordpress administration - Experience developing APIs in node.js - Experience unit testing Javascript web applications. - Experience working in a continuous delivery environment - A BS or BA in math, engineering, computer science, or related fieldThe 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 - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months - Conveniently located office in the heart of Yaletown in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs - Dog-friendly office with a video game lounge, open bar, and occasional catered team lunches - Potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing media company? APPLY HERE. We invite all qualified candidates to apply. Please note, you must be eligible to work in Canada to be considered for this role and priority will be given to local applicants. We thank everyone for their interest, 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.

Colony Digital

Graphic Designer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Sep 6th
Colony Digital, is looking for an ultra-talented graphic designer to help us take our digital media and branding to the next level. Reporting directly to the Creative Director, this is a 3 month contract position with the opportunity to be extended to full-time, based in downtown Vancouver. Who we are Colony Digital is a full service digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. Colony works on a variety of creative projects including: web & e-commerce design, social media, digital marketing, photography, videography and all things digital.What you’ll be doing - Taking the lead in designing logos, offline advertising materials and packaging for a new product with oversight from the Creative Director - Working collaboratively within our digital team on a variety of projects - Assisting in creative execution for internal and external projects - Enforcing brand consistency through multiple digital platformsWho you are - You’re passionate about designing, have a creative flair and an eye for the aesthetic - You’re a go-getter and a collaborator who can take ideas from your teammates and turn them into reality - You love to push the boundaries and incorporate the latest trends into your designs - You have previous experience working as a graphic designer - You’re extremely comfortable and know the ins and outs of Adobe Creative Suite - You have experience (portfolio) ranging from bringing creative concepts to life visually to producing production-ready files for a variety of materials - You’re an independent and driven self-starter who will go the extra mile to get the job done - You have demonstrated understanding of branding, layout, colour theory and typography in digital media - You thrive working in a fast-paced environment and are an adaptor to changeQualifications - Specialization in branding with experience creating: logos, illustrations, print marketing materials and packaging required - Must be a versatile designer capable of working with different brands - Must have experience with logo design, packaging design, brand decks and all other generalized print design - Experience working on brands from the ground up required - Experience creating printer-ready material required - Previous working experience in an agency or start-up environment 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 - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs We thank all applicants for applying, however, only succesfully candidates 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 Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: May 4th
Who you are We are looking for someone who is passionate about health and wellness to oversee and manage the accounts in our fitness vertical. If you are 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, we are looking for you! As a Social Media Coordinator, you are a proactive communicator who will utilize creativity and organization skills to take the lead on optimizing all client marketing platforms, strategically, and effectively. This is an entry level position, reporting to the Account Manager and based in downtown Vancouver.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.What you’ll be doing - Manage and be responsible for various social media accounts for different clients in our fitness vertical - 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 in a timely manner - 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 including 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 - 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 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.
UI/UX Designer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: May 1st
Colony Digital, Daily Hive’s creative agency, is looking for a motivated and solutions-driven UI/UX Designer to join the Digital Experience team! Reporting to the Director, Projects Delivery and Strategy, this is an intermediate full-time, permanent position based in Colony’s downtown Vancouver office. Who we are 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 periodMore perks Our office is located in the heart of Yaletown and includes a video game room, and at least one furry four-legged friend to play catch with! You’ll also be able to enjoy occasional catered team lunches, Social Thursdays and the opportunity to attend various team outings and events around the city. 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.

Editorial

Junior Staff Writer
Location: Alberta
Posted on: Sep 16th
Role: Junior Staff Writer Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Note 10-month contract with potential for full-time Based in: EdmontonWho 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 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 is based in Edmonton and will require you to work remotely. What you'll do - Investigate and report news stories, sometimes breaking at any moment and time. - Ensure articles written follow company guidelines and are ready for senior editorial staff to publish. - Conduct necessary research required to produce content, which may include but is not limited to conducting interviews and attending events. - Capture quality photos for accompanying articles, as needed. - Attend editorial team meetings as needed and pitch feasible story ideas. - Flex your creative muscles to craft unique content. - Keep up-to-date with events and news 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. - Increase credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work. - Write a minimum of 3 stories per work day.What you have - Minimum six months experience writing for a publication - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics is an asset - 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 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 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.
Senior Staff Writer, Mapped
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jul 29th
Role: Senior Staff Writer, Mapped Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Based in: VancouverWho you are You have a passion for all things travel. In fact, you’ve traveled far and wide and are ecstatic to sit down to write and create content about your adventures to help build up our travel channel, Mapped. You’re excited to learn about new places, educate people with your previous travels while fulfilling peoples’ wanderlust, and create the travel itineraries of dreams. You’re just the person to take Mapped’s editorial strategy global. Position responsibilities - Produce multiple pieces of editorial content on a daily basis - Conduct necessary research required to produce content, which may include, but is not limited to, attending events, conducting interviews, and travelling - Build and maintain a roster of quality freelancers through strategic travel networks - Manage ongoing assignments, campaigns, and projects for the channel - Work with the Managing Editor to develop content strategy aligned with both short-term and long-term goals - Increase credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work - Monitor and track industry trends, innovations, and immediate competition and apply learnings and insight to work - Build and maintain relationships with industry professionals - Attend and contribute in client meetings as required - Collaborate with internal departments to develop custom advertising campaigns across multiple platforms - Collaborate with the Marketing department to grow social media channels by capturing, editing, and posting engaging content - Keep up to date with travel news and events happening around the world - Appear in and host videos, if needed - Participate heavily in the development of Mapped newsletter launch - Travel on assignment as needed Qualifications - Minimum two years experience writing for a publication - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Extensive travel experience - 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 assetThe 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: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Aug 27th
Role: Staff Writer Manager: City Editor Department: Editorial Positions Available: 2 Based in: Vancouver Who 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 City Editor, you will work with our Editorial Department and be a key player in the day-to-day content production for our network.Responsibilities - Investigate and report news stories, sometimes breaking at any moment and time. - Ensure articles written follow company guidelines and are ready for senior editorial staff to publish. - Conduct necessary research required to produce content, which may include but is not limited to conducting interviews and attending events. - Capture quality photos for accompanying articles, as needed. - Attend editorial team meetings and pitch feasible 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. - Increase credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work.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 assetThe 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 Vancouver 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.
Vancouver City Editor
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Aug 9th
Role: City Editor, Vancouver Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Note: Maternity leave 1-year contract, start date of November 1 (negotiable) 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 Metro Vancouver and are ready to further foster the relationship between its people and their city. What you'll do - 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. - Maintain a long-term editorial calendar that details articles, columns, editorials, photography and art needs. - Maintain and build a roster of quality freelancers with strategic networks. - Work with the social media team for the purpose of driving traffic to the website and creating conversation. - Liaise with internal departments on the development of series and features. - Contribute to the conversation about culture in Vancouver. - Manage a team of full-time writers and editors - Work with a driven and highly motivated team to support overall editorial operations. - Liaise with internal departments on the development of series and features. - Manage the daily assignment desk. - Contribute to the conversation about culture in our cities. - Collaborate with the social media team to contribute to the growth of accounts. - Hold regular meetings with local team, and participate in senior editorial meetings. - Attend events on behalf of Daily Hive as required. - 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 - Execute longer-form series and projects - Coordinate editorial internship program with local colleges and universities - 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.Benefits of working with us - Opportunity for further education and training. - Be part of a team that feels more like family than co-workers. - Office is conveniently located in Downtown Vancouver near transit hubs. If you are interested in joining our fast-growing company at our office in Vancouver, 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.

Hive Labs

OPEN APPLICATION: Project Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jun 10th
The role This is a full-time, entry-level position based out of our Vancouver office and reports to the Director of Hive Labs.The role of the project coordinator comes down to 2 main responsibilities: - Ensure the success of all Branded Campaigns and reach client’s marketing goals - Manage and protect the schedules and workflows of internal cross functional teams while continually monitoring the progress, scope and time/budget allocationWhat you’ll be doing - Be the main point of contact from the project confirmation to project closure - Handle client communication and maintain and grow client relationships - Ensure internal cross functional teams have explicit understanding of project goals, deliverables, timelines, and budgets - Monitor the progress of campaigns and make critical decisions when needed to reallocate resources when obstacles arise - Delivering timely projects that result in satisfied clients and project teams - Participating in strategic planning and conceptual ideation sessions both internally and externally - Maintain and schedule campaigns across multiple platforms while ensuring they are delivered in a timely manner - Responsible for execution of small to mid-size campaigns - Assist the Project Managers when needed on large sized campaigns key accounts - Tracking project progress, reporting on project status, major issues/obstacles encountered and making recommendations regarding projects scope changes - Partake in the 6 stages of project management: discovery, planning, production, deployment, maintenance and analysisWho you are - Previous experience managing a high volume of projects in a structured organization (IE: School club, volunteer experience, etc. Not limited to professional workplace experience) - Basic understanding of the digital marketing and social media landscape (DFP, Google Analytics, Social insights) - Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with key stakeholders 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 managing expectations of both internal and external parties - Ability to work under pressure and within extremely tight deadlines, while having fun and maintaining a good sense of humour, professionalism and tact - Familiarity with project management tools such as Airtable - University or college degree is preferred 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 Vancouver 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. Posted: June 10, 2019