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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.

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Sales

Account Executive
Location: Calgary, AB
Posted on: Oct 6th
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 Calgary reporting to the Director of Sales. This role is currently operating remotely.What you have - 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.What you'll get to do - 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.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. PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR RESUME AS A PDF ** 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
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Aug 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 Toronto, reporting to the Director of Sales. This role is currently operating remotely.What you have - 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.What you'll get to do - Build and sustain 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.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.
Senior Account Executive
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Oct 5th
Role: Senior Account Executive Manager: Director of Sales Location: VancouverThe 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 Vancouver and Western Canada as a whole, with experience in direct 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 Daily Hive relationships with Local Advertisers - 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 - Provide knowledge and guidance to clients in regards to digital marketing strategies to help them make value driven / smart decisions - 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.What you have - 5+ years experience in digital sales - Publisher-side selling experience - Large network in Vancouver, 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 - 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.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.
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.

Editorial

Online Editor
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Sep 23rd
Role: Online Editor Department: Editorial Location: Vancouver Who you are Daily Hive has an opportunity for an ambitious individual to join our Editorial Department in Vancouver full-time as an Online Editor. You will work with our Editorial Department and online editing department and be a key player in the day-to-day content production for our network. 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 we are looking for - Experience editing copy to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, grammar, consistency, structure and syntax - Minimum one year experience writing for a publication, freelance, or equivalent - Certification or training in copy editing is preferred - Working knowledge of CP and/or AP writing styles - Proficiency in the use of WordPress or other CMS - In-depth knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics - Skill in graphic design, photography, and photo editing is an asset - Thorough understanding of web research, copyright issues and media law - 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 softwareWhat you get to do - Copy edit articles 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 - Ensure articles are using the best headlines and images - Publish pending articles after ensuring content guidelines are met - Review previously published material and edits to align with current style conventions - Edit and write headlines for SEO and social - Be able to step in and write articles when needed - Ensure articles are written in compliance with Canadian media law and copyright regulations - Be a team player who can have fun while working hard - Publish stories onto Apple News platform The benefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Strong 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 thank all candidates for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. **Please update resume as a PDF file** 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.
Staff Writer, Dished
Location: Calgary, AB
Posted on: Sep 22nd
Daily Hive has an opportunity for a creative and ambitious individual to join our Editorial Department in Calgary, full-time as a Staff Writer, focusing on food. Reporting to the Western Canada Dished Editor, you will work with our Editorial Department and be a key player in the day-to-day content production for our network. The Staff Writer is responsible for creating content that is compelling, concise, and relevant to our audience. An ideal candidate should have extensive knowledge of the Calgary food scene and have superb writing and creative skills.What we are looking for - Previous newsroom experience—or, if coming from a non-journalistic background, the demonstrated ability to write for a general audience - Proven ability to write quickly on tight deadlines - Passion for local restaurants, bars, and food culture - An avid and adventurous eater who can predict and explore new dining trends - Basic photography and/or video skills are a bonus - Intermediate knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics - Flexibility to attend events and willingness to travel when needed What you get to do - Report and write content that is fresh, innovative, on-brand, and unique while still maintaining credibility as a news person and find ways to tell those stories effectively on multiple platforms, with a special emphasis on social media storytelling and writing - Pitch feasible stories on a daily basis and take assignments from your editor - 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 - Compile and be responsible for the weekly Dished newsletter - Create content for stories, Instagram, and TikTok for Vancouver and other cities when needed - Be comfortable using social media and stay up to date with social media best practices, developing trends, and industry/competitor activity - Attend events/tastings on behalf of the Company during work hours, on evenings, and sometimes weekends - Be a team player who can have fun even while working hard - Other tasks as assigned by your managerThe benefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Strong 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 thank all candidates for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. **Please update resume as a PDF file** 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.
Staff Writer, Offside
Location: Calgary, AB
Posted on: Oct 7th
Position: Staff Writer, Offside Department: Editorial Location: Calgary Schedule: Tuesday - Saturday Daily Hive has an opportunity for a creative and ambitious individual to join our Content Department in Calgary full-time as a Sports Writer. Reporting to our Sports Editor, you will work with our Content Department and be a key player in the day-to-day running of our network. The Sports Writer is responsible for creating content that is compelling, concise, and relevant to our audience. An ideal candidate should have extensive knowledge of the Calgary Flames, as well as other teams and sports relevant to our Canadian audience, in addition to superb writing and creative skills. What we are looking for - 1-2+ years of experience writing for an online publication. - Excellent written and verbal communication skills. - Exceptional sports knowledge is a must. - Strong understanding of social media and its importance to journalism. - Experience using WordPress.What you'll get to do - Write multiple sports articles per day, which can be local or national in scope, and often timely in nature. - Increase the credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work. - Find creative and engaging story angles geared to Daily Hive’s audience. - Conduct necessary research required to produce content, which may include but is not limited to online research, making phone calls, and attending events. - Keep up to date with sports news and events happening in Calgary and Edmonton, as well as staying up to date with the conversation on social media. - Ensure articles written follow company guidelines and are ready for senior editorial staff to publish. - Monitor engagement of articles and accept feedback from the editorial team in order to make necessary improvements or adjustments to work. - Build and maintain relationships with industry professionals. - Work evenings and weekends as needed. - Travel on occasion, as need. - Be a team player and have fun while working!Benefits 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 YOUR RESUME AS A PDF FILE* 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.
Toronto City Editor
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Jul 19th
Role: City Editor Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Location: Toronto, currently working remotelyWho 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 Toronto and the GTA and are ready to further foster the relationship between its people and their city.What you’ll do - Manage a team of full-time writers and editors along with the daily assignment desk. - Write shareable articles in a concise, compelling, and structured format. - Contribute to the conversation about culture in Toronto and the GTA. - 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 and growing accounts. - Liaise with internal departments on the development of series and features. - Oversee editorial and media video production in Toronto. - 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. - 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. - Attend events on behalf of Daily Hive as required. - Travel as required.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. *PLEASE SUBMIT RESUMES AS PDF FILES* 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.
Trends Writer, National
Location: Vancouver, Toronto or Montreal
Posted on: Sep 20th
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 Managing Editor, you will work with our Editorial Department and be a key player in the day-to-day content production for our network. Role: Trends Writer, National Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Location: Toronto, Montreal or Vancouver (currently operating remotely)What you have - Minimum 3 years experience writing for a publication - Ability to file multiple stories a day (3+) on deadline - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Understanding of Google trends, Crowdtangle and other online news gathering and monitoring tools - Excellent understanding of social media platforms including Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, Facebook and TikTok, and their importance to journalism and storytelling - Strong headline writing skills - Intermediate knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics - Proficiency in the use of WordPress or other CMSWhat you'll get to do - Report multiple trending news and lifestyle stories in an entertaining and timely manner every day - Investigate and reporting timely breaking news events - Follow viral and emerging trends on media and social media - File evergreen articles across the country, on topics that could include outdoors, lifestyle and food - Write clean, concise and COMPELLING copy - Pitch story ideas that are compelling and will drive conversation - 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 - Flex your creative muscles to craft unique content - Keep up-to-date with news and events happening around the country - 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 managerBenefits 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 fast-paced (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.