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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

Marketing

Director of Marketing
Location: Vancouver or Toronto
Posted on: Jan 20th
Who you are You are an experienced marketer who directs, leads and inspires, while rolling up your sleeves and working side-by-side with your team. You’re equally skilled in strategy and creativity. Generating and growing digital engagement across social channels is part of your expertise. You’re proficient in consumer and content marketing, have new media industry experience, and are ready to help one of the fastest growing digital media companies in Canada during a time of key growth. What you'll do - Oversee, grow and develop the marketing team - Build, manage, and continually update a short and long-term strategic marketing plan that aligns with the overall corporate goals and objectives - Research users, clients, initiatives, competitors, and potential opportunities, and regularly communicate discoveries - Lead the delivery of marketing insights, trends/forecasts, process and outcome evaluation, and the ongoing development of product/market fit, growth and pricing strategy - Ideate, plan, execute and evaluate digital, social media, video, email, and other marketing efforts - Elevate the brand, Daily Hive’s best practices, methodologies, and solutions to increase awareness, and continuously improve our brand framework narrative, positioning, messaging and general public awareness - Set tone and direction for all social media, and create and execute a clear internal and external strategy to engage and retain followers - Support sales and lead generation efforts, and oversee sales materials and collateral - Manage, mentor and build a cross-functional team that includes brand ownership and marketing (online and offline), public relations, user acquisition and engagement, client acquisition and monetization, and social media coordination / community management - Collaborate with all departments to optimize acquisition and engagement, and drive profits and market share - Measure, report and optimize marketing program performance, and lead discovery and adoption of emerging technologiesWhat you have - Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, communications, psychology or related field - 3+ years’ experience in leading and managing a marketing team and 7+ years’ of developing and managing multifaceted/multi-platform marketing campaigns - Proven in-depth experience, knowledge and application in content marketing, all social media platform management and marketing (preference to candidates with experience at or in regular contact with Facebook) - Goal oriented, experienced in social media KPIs, and a documented ability in rooting ideas, plans and post-campaign summaries in data, and a passion for refining formulae - Documented ability to effortlessly jump back and forth between the creative and analytical sides of marketing - Strong understanding of the principles of SEO, including keyword research and Google Analytics - Proven B2C marketing campaign experience. B2B experience is also an asset. - Strong knowledge of video content marketing experience - Experience in audience and buyer market research - Team player, with a passion for leadership and mentorship - Excels in a startup environment with flat organizational structure and strong interdepartmental collaboration - Experience in project and stakeholder management - Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to communicate information in video format - Competency in Microsoft applications, Google Workspace, and Wordpress The role Type: Full-time, permanent Location: Vancouver or Toronto (currently working remotely) Benefits of working with us - Medical/Dental/Vision benefits starting after three months - Flexible work environment and vacation time - Opportunity to lead the Marketing department and play a major role in the future of Daily Hive - 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.

Hive Labs

Managing Editor, Branded Content
Location: Vancouver or Toronto
Posted on: Jan 8th
Hive Labs, Daily Hive’s branded content studio, is actively seeking a Managing Editor, Branded Content. This person will be based in Toronto or Vancouver and is responsible for overseeing the creation of branded content that meets and exceeds client goals in a fast-paced startup-like environment. The position reports to the Director of Client Services for Hive Labs. Role: Managing Editor, Branded Content Department: Hive Labs Manager: Director of Client Services Location: Toronto or VancouverWho you are As our Managing Editor, Branded Content, you’re a seasoned pro at solving the puzzle of making branded content that advertisers and our Daily Hive audience will love. You’re also a non-stop generator of ideas who can spot a spelling or grammatical error from a mile away. You have experience assigning stories and revisions to writers in a fast-paced environment. A born leader, you’ll be guiding, teaching, and mentoring our freelance and in-house writers to write on a variety of topics in the Daily Hive brand voice. Experience in creating branded content is mandatory. You’re a honed storyteller who has worked with advertisers and can brainstorm new campaign ideas on the spot. You’ve worked on new business pitches. You have a passion for writing and editing, experience doing engaging interviews, a high attention to detail and, most importantly, a fun personality!What you’ll do - Serve as lead editorial creative on campaigns in a fast-paced, newsroom-like environment - Lead pre-sale ideation in response to client campaign proposal requests, along with all aspects of post-sale execution - Translate client briefs into compelling branded content that speaks to Daily Hive’s audience in our brand voice - Ensure integrity and quality control on all branded content copy by editing and fact-checking - Work alongside Project Managers, Social Team, and Video Team, as well as the Editorial team, to execute branded content campaigns that address our partners’ business goals while remaining authentic to the Daily Hive brand - Manage freelance writers, as needed: assigning, communicating client objectives and feedback with them, updating them on moving deadlines and invoicing - Keep multiple, concurrent campaigns on deadline - Monitor performance goals, focus on achieving them, and use key learnings to improve on every campaign - Mentor the writing team to further their growth as skilled editors, reporters, and brand ambassadors for Daily Hive - Assist with the development of thought-leadership pieces related to branded content and storytelling - Stay updated on industry trends and adjust the content strategy as needed - Manage the creation of style guides and editorial guidelines and procedures - Work in our CMS platformWhat you have - Bachelor in Journalism, Communication or Marketing, or equivalent experience - 5 years experience in creating branded content that marries client advertising goals with a publication’s voice (journalism/newsroom experience is an asset) - Management experience with direct reports - Strong editorial judgment and meticulous attention to detail - Demonstrated experience with WordPress - Superior writing and editing skills with the ability to juggle different voices and tones - An understanding of SEO and standards for publishing across digital mediums - Eagerness to immerse yourself in native advertising, changing digital spaces and media - Experience with Google Suite, Microsoft Office, Asana (or similar) and the ability to learn other digital platforms quickly - An ability to multi-task and thrive while juggling many projects at onceBenefits 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, inclusion and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Video Content Creator, Lifestyle
Location: Vancouver or Toronto
Posted on: Jan 14th
We're looking for creative videographers/editors to produce branded lifestyle videos for our social platforms on a freelance basis. The ideal candidate can create dynamic video content about the people, places and products we cover.What you'll do - Creatively and strategically shoot and edit entertaining and insightful video content - Gather or create footage, sound effects, music, and motion graphics - Work quickly and deliver videos on a deadlineWhat you have - Proven experience with creating branded lifestyle content, including shooting, lighting, audio, etc. - Knowledge of best practices and experience creating content for major social media platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Instagram (including Reels & Stories), TikTok, and Twitter. - The ability to work independently to shoot and edit, and collaborate with fellow team members as applicable - Your own phone, camera(s), computer, editing software and equipment - Excellent time management, attention to detail, ability to work quickly, collaborate with others and consistently hit deadlines and content and growth targets - Willingness to work unconventional hours, evenings and weekends as applicableBenefits of working with us - Flexible work environment and vacation time. - Be part of a hardworking team that feels more like family than co-workers. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful candidates will be contacted. **Please upload your resume as a PDF file** Daily Hive is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusion and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

ID Agency

Marketing Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: May 6th
WHO WE ARE ID Agency is a division of Daily Hive, one of Canada’s largest digital media publications dedicated to millennials, who recently made the Growth 500 list as one of the Top 10 fastest growing media & marketing companies. ID was founded in 2017 in Vancouver, and in less than 6 months began operating in Toronto, Calgary, Montreal, Seattle, Portland & Los Angeles. We design custom campaigns through influencer marketing, events, and new media. Since our launch we have had the privilege of working with major brands like Soul Cycle, New Balance, 7-Eleven, and the Vancouver Canucks.DAY IN THE LIFE - Evaluate & implement improvements on digital strategy - Maintain and develop a content marketing plan & calendar - Plan and manage social platforms (LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Blog) - Maintain a pulse on industry trends, concepts and terminology to incorporate into our strategies - Collect and analyze ad insights to prepare marketing & social reports - Collaborate on digital marketing solutions & lead generation - Copywriting, ghostwriting and editing content such as articles, proposals, newsletters - Ensure content pieces are optimized for SEO keywords to promote organic traffic - Contribute to and manage writing style guidelines - Create graphics for social media use - Opportunities to work with CM to pitch social media ads, events & experiential marketing campaignsQUALIFICATIONS - BA/BS or equivalent certification in Journalism, Communications, Marketing or relevant work experience - Proficiency with Canva, Adobe Spark, or equivalent platforms - Ability to conduct work & communicate with your team remotely - Proven record of excellent writing demonstrated in a portfolio - Ability to write for readability, clarity, voice, tone and branding - Strong research skills and attention to detail - Proficiency with Wordpress, Keynote, Unum, Schedugram, Airtable and or equivalent platforms - Ability to develop cohesive social media account layouts & feedsABOUT THE ROLE Type: Full-time / contract position Location: Vancouver - currently operating remotely Division: ID Agency

Sales

Sales Development Representative
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Nov 12th
Role: Sales Development Representative Manager: Director of Sales Department: Sales Location: VancouverAbout the Role In your role, you will partner with restaurants across Canada and be responsible for overseeing the entire sales cycle from prospecting to closing, and everything in between. As an SDR, you’re a charismatic person who loves to dine out (or order in, during COVID times!) and is excited to interact with restaurant owners. You’re a problem solver who is solution oriented and results driven and ready to be part of a fast paced and growing team.What You’ll Do - Own and manage a pipeline of clients including restaurants and bars - Achieve and consistently exceed your monthly sales goals - Manage your own opportunities and territory using various sources, both offline and online to cultivate new leads and develop/maintain your pipeline - Oversee the full sales cycle including but not limited to: making introductory calls, assessing business goals through qualifying, and closing the deal - Adapt product recommendations quickly to suit the client needs - asking probing questions and handling objections will be critical to your success - Work and collaborate with the rest of the sales team in order to bring in sales for the Dished GuideQualifications - Bachelor’s degree and/or 1 year or more of outbound sales experience - Excellent communication skills - ability to make telephone cold calls - General computer and email proficiency, experience with Salesforce is a plus - Positive attitude and driven by results - Ability to effectively prioritize tasks and manage time within a fast-paced environment - Problem solver who can think on their feet and be solution-orientedBenefits 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.

Editorial

Staff Writer
Location: Portland, OR
Posted on: Nov 5th
Role: Portland Staff Writer Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Location: Portland or remote Type: 3 month contract position with the opportunity for full time About the Role 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. What You’ll Do - Investigate and report news stories including timely breaking news events. - Investigate and report local and national food news, and create local features - Attend food events or restaurant openings after work, and/or evenings (following COVID protocols) - 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. - 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. - 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. - Be a team player who can have fun even while working hard. - Be comfortable with using social media - 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 - 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.
Staff Writer
Location: Anywhere
Posted on: Dec 8th
Role: Staff Writer - Alberta Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial Location: Remote, ideally in Calgary or Edmonton About the Role 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. What You’ll Do - Investigate and report news stories including timely breaking news events. - Investigate and report local and national food news, and create local features - Attend food events or restaurant openings after work, and/or evenings (once reopened, following COVID-19 protocols). - 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. - 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. - 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. - Be a team player who can have fun even while working hard. - Be comfortable with using social media - 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.
Staff Writer, Urbanized
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Jan 4th
Role: Staff Writer, Urbanized, East Coast Location: Toronto or Montreal Manager: Managing Editor Department: Editorial About Urbanized Urbanized is Daily Hive's hub covering the latest on real estate, housing trends, transportation, development, new construction projects, urban planning and architecture. Urbanized helps explain how and why our communities were built, where they stand today and what's being proposed for the future.  About the Role You are a self-starter who strongly believes in our mission of fostering a relationship between people and their cityand 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. You're passionate about everything that Urbanized represents and above all, you know how to have fun while working and getting the job done! What You'll Do - Investigate and report stories in Toronto, the GTA and occasionally Montreal for Daily Hive’s Urbanized section - Be a thought leader in the fields of development, real estate, transportation and architecture. - Have a background foundation on government processes, city council workings, real estate trends, planning and transportation in Toronto and GTA. - Break unique stories and exclusive features for Urbanized - Build and oversee a roster of contributors, freelancers and guest authors - Build and maintain relationships with key developers and stakeholders in the cities you oversee - Work with the marketing and social media teams on content strategy - Grow Daily Hive’s social media following in Toronto and Montreal - 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 (following COVID protocols) - 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 and continuing series - Keep up-to-date with news and events happening around the cities you oversee - Monitor engagement of articles and accept feedback from the editorial team in order to make necessary improvements or adjustments to work. - Increase brand recognition of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work.Qualifications - Minimum two years experience writing for a publication - Familiarity with planning processes in Montreal and Toronto, including the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, Committees of Adjustment, Local Appeal Body, and Toronto City Council, is a strong asset. - Understanding of municipal planning websites and real estate developer sites. - Education or experience writing in planning, real estate, architecture or development. - 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 asset.Benefits of working with us - Flexible work environment and vacation time. - Competitive extended health, vision and dental benefits offered after the completion of the 3 month probationary period. - Strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company. - Opportunity to 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, 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: Oct 30th
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. 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 Editorial Intern
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Sep 25th
Daily Hive is one of Canada’s largest digital media publications. In 2019, we made the Growth 500 list as one of Canada’s fastest growing companies at No. 38, and made Top 10 as one of the fastest growing media and marketing companies. We write everything from news to sports, food, events, development, technology, real estate, arts, fashion, and concerts. Founded in 2008 as Vancity Buzz, Daily Hive has expanded to Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Toronto, Seattle, and Portland, and has grown to more than 80 employees. As the leading digital publication in Vancouver, Daily Hive has also extended by acquiring a full-service digital agency, Colony Digital and operates its own influencer agency, ID Agency. Who you are You're a student currently enrolled in a journalism program who is looking to fulfill practicum or co-op program credits through your post secondary institution. You are a self-starter who is eager to dive into the world of online publications and to write about everything going on in your city. Position: Editorial Intern Manager: Vancouver City Editor What you'll do - Investigate and report news stories around the city, sometimes breaking. - Produce news articles, photo roundups, lists, and features on a wide-range of topics. - Ensure articles are written following company guidelines and are ready for your supervisor to publish. - Conduct necessary research required to produce content, which may include - but is not limited to - conducting interviews and attending events. - Keep up to date with news and events happening around the city. - Accept feedback from the editorial team in order to make necessary improvements or adjustments to work. - Increase the credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work.Requirements - Unpaid intership as part of a practicum or co-op program - Internship must be equal to or longer than 3 weeks
Video Content Creator (3 month contract)
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 8th
WHO YOU ARE We're looking for a creative video content creator to produce short-form editorial videos for our social platforms. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with the range of food, lifestyle and news topics we cover and able to produce multiple videos daily. Role: Video Content Creator Department: Editorial Type: 3 month contract with the possibility to transition into a full time role. WHAT YOU'LL DO - Create original video-based content pieces for TikTok, Instagram and other social media channels as applicable - Generate and pitch content ideas, write scripts, schedule shoots and other pre-production activities - Strategically shoot and edit entertaining and insightful video content for viewers - Gather, create and assemble footage, sound effects, music, and motion graphics - Work quickly, contribute creatively and deliver videos on a deadlineWHAT YOU HAVE - Proven experience with creating news and lifestyle content, including shooting, lighting, audio, etc. - Proven knowledge of best practices and experience creating content for major social media platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Instagram (including Reels & Stories), TikTok, and Twitter - A background in journalism with excellent written English skills - A love of social media, news and events - The ability to work independently to shoot and edit, and collaborate with fellow editorial team members as applicable - Your own phone, camera(s), equipment, computer, and editing software (familiarity with motion graphics is an asset) - Excellent time management, attention to detail, ability to work quickly, collaborate with others and consistently hit deadlines and content and growth target - Willingness to work unconventional hours, evenings and weekends as applicableBenefits of working with us - 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, inclusion and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Colony Digital

Administrative Assistant
Location: Remote - anywhere
Posted on: Jan 21st
Role: Administrative Assistant Department: Operations Type: Full-time/part-time/contract Location: remote What you’ll do Bookkeeping: - Receive expense requests and work with administration on approvals - Assign all expenses to corresponding departments - Work with accounting to provide necessary information as required - Reconcile Freshbooks to Sage accounting (with guidance from accounting) - Send out Invoices and attribute revenue to corresponding departments - Ensure AR is up to date and be responsible for following up on AR over nearing & over 30 days - Oversee Payroll & Commission through Push - Monitor projects and AR to support management with overdue accounts - Assist with reporting and keeping data fresh for management Administration: - Prepare for client meetings and coordinate catering as needed - Perform work-related errands as requested (post office, bank) - Supporting management with day-to-day tasks and special requests - Other administrative duties as requiredWhat you have - Bachelor’s degree preferred - Experience with Bookkeeping preferred - Previous experience in an administrative or assistant role - You know the ins and outs of Google Apps, especially Google Calendar and Gmail, as well as MS Office - Highly organized, driven and independent individual with the ability to take initiative - Ability to work on a variety of projects at once, under pressure and with minimal guidance - Positive and fun attitude Benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Copywriter
Location: Remote - anywhere
Posted on: Jan 21st
Role: Contractor Department: Marketing Type: Full-time/part-time/contractor Location: RemoteWho 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 You already have experience working with digital agencies. You’ve got a degree in communications, English, creative writing or equivalent. And you’ve got a portfolio that demonstrates a senior writer at the top of their game: through deep strategic thinking and creative excellence. What you’ll get up to - Implementing various elements of a client's content marketing strategy as instructed by Project Manager - Create engaging, brand-focused headlines, website copy and stories - Create goal oriented content to push KPI’s or conversions - Create captivating articles that articulate client messaging and match the clients’ tone of voice - Work with the marketing team to integrate SEO strategies into your content - Participating in client communication as necessary - Research and develop, or be able to mimic tone of voice - Research clients and industries to speak directly to consumers as a leader - Researching trending topics within a variety of industries - Creating a variety of forms of copy including corporate slogans, advertising copy, blog articles, website articles, etc. - Writing, editing and proofreading project materials and engaging content to present on various platforms - Amending, revising or redeveloping adverts or campaigns in response to feedback from the account team or clients What you have - A basic understanding of writing for SEO and best practices - Experience working in an agency or related industry - Ability to think strategically in a sales/business development context - A solid understanding of current market trends - Extreme attention to detail and ability to work under a tight deadline - A fun, hard-working attitude with the ability to go the extra mile to get the job done Colony Digital 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.
Creative Director
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 9th
Role: Creative Director Deparment: Social/Production Type: full-time/part-time/contract Location: Remote, preferably in Vancouver 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 - 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, inclusion, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Digital Producer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 20th
Position: Digital Producer Department: Project Management Manager: CEO Type: Full-time Location: remoteWhat you’ll be doing - Be the main point of contact for clients from the project initiation to project closure - Ensure clients and internal cross functional teams have explicit understanding of project goals, deliverables, timelines, and budgets - Communicate with external and internal stakeholder groups during each project phase to ensure properly managed communication, project scope, resource allocation - Facilitate professional client meetings: initial calls, project updates, and review sessions - Deliver timely projects that result in satisfied clients and project teams - Ability to identify risks, analyze mitigation options, and place contingencies strategies - Participate in strategic planning and conceptual ideation sessions both internally and externally - Participate in the preparation of pitch materials including presentations and RFP responses - Track project progress, reporting on project status, major issues/obstacles encountered and making recommendations regarding projects scope changesWhat you have - 5 years experience successful delivering digital projects, with a strong understanding of website production processes - Previous experience managing a high volume of digital projects in a digital agency environment - Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with clients in a professional manner - Effective time management, multi-tasking, leadership and organizational skills - Ability to motivate, challenge and drive a team to create high quality and best-in-class projects, while balancing the budget and schedules - Ability to work under pressure and within extremely tight deadlines, while having fun and maintaining a good sense of humour, professionalism and tact - Experience with project management tools such as Basecamp, Airtable - University or college degree is preferred - PMP certification is an assetThe benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Production Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 21st
Position: Production Coordinator Department: Production Manager: Production Manager Type: Full-timeWhat you'll do - Plan, schedule, and execute production activities including, but not limited to: managing production calendars, booking talent, sourcing wardrobe/ props/ shoot locations, building shot lists/ call sheets. - Manage communication for asset delivery and timelines between the Production department and other internal departments. - Act as the on set point of contact and assist the Producer/ Production Crew on set as required. - Facilitate client communications. - Manage production expenses and vendor invoices. - Contribute to brainstorming and ideation sessions as required. - Other tasks, as assigned.What you have - Prior experience working as a production coordinator/ assistant for a Brand/ Production agency or equivalent industry preferred - Understanding of production processes, industry standards and conditions - Familiarity with Asana or similar project management tools encouraged but not required. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills - High regard for quality assurance - Strong organizational and time-management skills - Genuine interest and passion for Photo/ Video productionThe benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Opportunity to enrol in the company’s benefits program following the 3 month probation period Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, inclusivity and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Social Media Account Coordinator
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Dec 30th
Who we are Colony Digital is a full service digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. As a division of Daily Hive, Colony works on a variety of creative projects including: web design, e-commerce, app design, digital marketing, photography, videography and all things digital.Who you are We are looking for a socially savvy individual who  is capable of managing several social media accounts at one time and who never fails to come up with creative captions. As a Social Media Coordinator, you are a proactive communicator who will will utilize creativity and mad organization skills to take the lead on optimizing all Client marketing platforms, strategically and effectively. Role: Social Media Account Coordinator Department: Marketing Manager: Head of Marketing Location: preferably Vancouver but can be remoteWhat you’ll be doing - Oversee all day-to-day management of their designated group of clients and escalate to their Account Manager, if needed - Develop and maintain a social media calendar, and ensure that content is scheduled at least two weeks in advance - Manage daily communication with clients - Execute strategies, plans and ideations to ensure client deliverables and KPIs are met - Work with the Design and Production teams to ensure that all visual assets created meet brand and agency standards - Create and send out monthly reports to clients - Assist the Digital Marketing team with community engagement and management on various platforms, when needed - Be involved with brainstorming and ideation and collaborate with other departments as needed - Stay on top of social and marketing trends and strategies - Be involved in client kick off meetings and check ins when required - Engage and manage all networks, integrating relevant strategy, news, observances, feedback and requests in a timely, professional manner - Use various platforms and Google Docs to develop, organize, and schedule all campaign data, goals, tasks, etc. - Travel on occasion, as neededWho you are - You are highly proficient with the latest version of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter (required) - You have experience with TikTok, Pinterest, LinkedIn, WeChat (preferred) - You are able to speak and understand Cantonese and Mandarin (preferred) - Education or coursework in communications, marketing or journalism (preferred) - You have experience working with HootSuite, Later, Sprout, Falcon, and/or another social media management software (preferred) - You have the ability to emulate a variety of clients as an accurate, attentive social media ambassador - You are comfortable communicating directly with clients - You have excellent writing skills - You have a hyperactive eye for detail - You are extremely savvy for everything and all things social - You have excellent planning, organization, and time management skills - You are a self-motivated, team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is capable of working under tight deadlines - You are up-to-date on the newest tools and changes to platformsThe benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Extended health, dental and vision benefits starting after 3 months Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing media company? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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! Role: UX/UI Designer Department: Design and Development Type: Full-time/part-time/contractor Location: remoteWhat 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 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.