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

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

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

JOB BOARD

Sales

Account Executive
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: 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.
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. 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.

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.

Video

Freelancer On-Camera Presenter (Branded)
Location: Anywhere
Posted on: Feb 8th
Who you are If you are an enthusiastic on-camera presenter and are interested in joining our team on a freelance basis in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton or Montreal, we are looking for you! You'll be able to engage with audiences in our videos over our various social platforms.This role is perfect for you if you are : - Comfortable speaking and expressing opinions and reactions, on-camera - Passionate about working in a fast-paced environment - A strong communicator, and receptive to feedback and direction - A strategic and creative thinker who can proactively problem solve - Able to work well under pressure with minimal supervision, and in collaboration with team membersWhat you'll get up to: - Research information required for the videos - Write/Prepare short scripts, such as intros and outros - Working with our team to determine story coverage - Experiencing various activities or events on-camera - Vlogging experience is an assetRequirements - Experience presenting on-camera - Experience with self-promotion or active engagement with social media - Understanding of all social media platforms - Travel as necessaryBenefits of working with us - Strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company. - Be part of a crazy, hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers. 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.

Hive Labs

Freelance Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) - CALGARY
Location: Calgary, AB
Posted on: Dec 6th
We are currently looking for creative, talented, and motivated videographers/editors to produce branded lifestyle videos for our social platforms on a freelance basis. Position: Freelancer Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) City: Calgary Type: FreelancerThis role is perfect for you if you are: - Passionate about working in a fast-paced environment - A strong communicator, and receptive to feedback and direction - A strategic and creative thinker who can proactively problem solve - Able to work well under pressure with minimal supervision, and in collaboration with team members - Have a keen eye for trending video content and an understanding of social media and audience engagementResponsibilities: - Strategically shoot and edit video content to tell compelling and engaging content for viewers - Gather or create footage, sound effects, music, and graphics - Work quickly, contribute creatively and deliver videos on a deadlineYou should: - Have experience with branded lifestyle content - Have access to a DSLR or cinematic camera - Be proficient with Adobe CC (Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop) - Be adept in all areas of video production including shooting, lighting, audio - Understand optimizing video for all social platforms platforms (eg: Facebook, Instagram, Instagram Stories, YouTube, etc.) 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.
Freelance Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) - EDMONTON
Location: Alberta
Posted on: Dec 11th
We are currently looking for creative, talented, and motivated videographers/editors to produce branded lifestyle videos for our social platforms on a freelance basis. Position: Freelancer Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) City: Edmonton Type: FreelancerThis role is perfect for you if you are: - Passionate about working in a fast-paced environment - A strong communicator, and receptive to feedback and direction - A strategic and creative thinker who can proactively problem solve - Able to work well under pressure with minimal supervision, and in collaboration with team members - Have a keen eye for trending video content and an understanding of social media and audience engagementResponsibilities: - Strategically shoot and edit video content to tell compelling and engaging content for viewers - Gather or create footage, sound effects, music, and graphics - Work quickly, contribute creatively and deliver videos on a deadlineYou should: - Have experience with branded lifestyle content - Have access to a DSLR or cinematic camera - Be proficient with Adobe CC (Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop) - Be adept in all areas of video production including shooting, lighting, audio - Understand optimizing video for all social platforms platforms (eg: Facebook, Instagram, Instagram Stories, YouTube, etc.) 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.
Freelance Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) - TORONTO
Location: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Dec 11th
We are currently looking for creative, talented, and motivated videographers/editors to produce branded lifestyle videos for our social platforms on a freelance basis. Position: Freelancer Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) City: Toronto Type: FreelancerThis role is perfect for you if you are: - Passionate about working in a fast-paced environment - A strong communicator, and receptive to feedback and direction - A strategic and creative thinker who can proactively problem solve - Able to work well under pressure with minimal supervision, and in collaboration with team members - Have a keen eye for trending video content and an understanding of social media and audience engagementResponsibilities: - Strategically shoot and edit video content to tell compelling and engaging content for viewers - Gather or create footage, sound effects, music, and graphics - Work quickly, contribute creatively and deliver videos on a deadlineYou should: - Have experience with branded lifestyle content - Have access to a DSLR or cinematic camera - Be proficient with Adobe CC (Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop) - Be adept in all areas of video production including shooting, lighting, audio - Understand optimizing video for all social platforms platforms (eg: Facebook, Instagram, Instagram Stories, YouTube, etc.) 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.
Freelance Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) - VANCOUVER
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Dec 11th
We are currently looking for creative, talented, and motivated videographers/editors to produce branded lifestyle videos for our social platforms on a freelance basis. Position: Freelancer Videographer/Editor (Branded Lifestyle Content) City: Vancouver Type: FreelancerThis role is perfect for you if you are: - Passionate about working in a fast-paced environment - A strong communicator, and receptive to feedback and direction - A strategic and creative thinker who can proactively problem solve - Able to work well under pressure with minimal supervision, and in collaboration with team members - Have a keen eye for trending video content and an understanding of social media and audience engagementResponsibilities: - Strategically shoot and edit video content to tell compelling and engaging content for viewers - Gather or create footage, sound effects, music, and graphics - Work quickly, contribute creatively and deliver videos on a deadlineYou should: - Have experience with branded lifestyle content - Have access to a DSLR or cinematic camera - Be proficient with Adobe CC (Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop) - Be adept in all areas of video production including shooting, lighting, audio - Understand optimizing video for all social platforms platforms (eg: Facebook, Instagram, Instagram Stories, YouTube, etc.) 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: Toronto, ON
Posted on: Dec 10th
Position: Staff Writer Positions Available: 2 Department: Editorial  Office: Toronto Daily Hive has an opportunity for a creative and ambitious individual to join our Content Department in Toronto full-time as a Staff Writer. Reporting to our Toronto City Editor, you will work with our Content Department and be a key player in the day-to-day running of 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 Toronto and Eastern Canada and have superb writing and creative skills.What you'll do - Investigate and report news stories around the city, 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 high quality photos for accompanying articles, as needed. - Attend editorial team meetings and pitch feasible story ideas. - Work with both the City Editor and Social team on Facebook and other networks publishing and assist with the newsletter. - 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. - Increase credibility of the company through quality, trustworthy, and ethical work. - Build and maintain relationships with industry professionals. - Travel on assignment, when needed. - Attend events on behalf of the Company as needed.Qualifications - 1-3+ years of experience writing for an online publication. - Excellent written and verbal communication skills. - Excellent understanding of social media and its importance to journalism. - Ability to interface with members of the public in articles both remotely and face-to-face. - Creative muscles and ability to think outside of the box. - Proficiency in the use of WordPress or other CMS. - Skilled with photography and photo editing is an asset.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. 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 Intern
Location: Calgary, AB
Posted on: Jan 15th
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: Staff Writer Intern Manager: Calgary 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 - Must be completing an internship as part of a practicum or co-op program - Internship must be equal to or longer than 3 weeks
Staff Writer Intern
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 16th
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: Staff Writer 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 - Must be completing an internship as part of a practicum or co-op program - Internship must be equal to or longer than 3 weeks
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.

Colony Digital

Creative Director, Social Media
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 9th
Colony Digital is a full service digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. As a division of Daily Hive, Colony works on a variety of creative projects including: web design, e-commerce, app design, digital marketing, photography, videography and all things digital.Who you are The Social Media Creative Director will provide the social media team with guidance and ideas to launch new impressive projects by devising concepts and strategies. The Social Media Creative Director is involved in the client onboarding process and works collaboratively with the Creative Team to implement the creative vision. The Social Media 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.v - Monitor emerging social media trends to identify and incorporate creative and innovative ideasWhat you have - Post-secondary degree or diploma in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or related - Minimum 4-5 Years experience in creative leadership and/or social media related work - Background in design, theory and creative execution - Able to work in a constantly changing environment - Ability to effectively manage and prioritize requests, multi-task and meet tight deadlines - Outside the box thinker - Strong written and verbal communication skills - Willingness to present in both internal and client-facing creative briefsBenefits - Opportunity to take part in the company's group benefit programs after a 3 month probation - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers. - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs. Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Digital Marketing Strategist
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 9th
Who we are Colony Digital is a full service digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. As a division of Daily Hive, Colony works on a variety of creative projects including: web design, e-commerce, app design, digital marketing, photography, videography and all things digital. Position: Digital Marketing Strategist Department: Digital Marketing Manager: Digital Marketing ManagerWhat you’ll do - Assist the Senior Digital Marketing Manager with the execution of new digital marketing strategies including SEO, PPC, Social Media, Email, Website Development, and more. - Provide support with managing and monitoring digital marketing ad spend and budgets on Facebook, Google, and other platforms for clients. - Utilize digital marketing analytic to analyze data, and recommend action and be able to present the insights in a clear and concise manner. - Work cross functionally with internal departments and third party vendors to execute campaigns in a timely manner. - Maximize and optimize existing digital marketing campaigns across a variety of channels. - Support the Senior Digital Marketing Manager with copywriting and writing ads - Derive insights from user data and make informed recommendations to improve performance. - Create meaningful reports for clients. - Develop impactful advertising and email assets. - Improve organic search presence by conducting keyword research, meta tag creation, writing website content, and developing linking strategies.What you have - 3+ years of digital marketing experience. - Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills. - Degree in Business or equivalent industry experience. - Experience with the following programs or equivalents: Google Analytics, Google Ads, Google Tag Manager, Facebook Business Manager, Moz, Screaming Frog Crawl, MailChimp, Drip and/or Shopify. - Curious, open-minded, and passionate about marketing. - Must be able to use Google Sheets, Docs, Slides, and more from G-Suite. - Ability to prioritize projects and work independently. - Knowledge of HTML preferredBenefits - Opportunity to take part in the company's group benefit programs after a 3 month probation - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers. - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs.
Sales Director
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 10th
Colony Digital is looking for an experienced and high-energy Sales Director to join our fun, captivating and hardworking team! The primary function of this role is to accelerate client acquisition via a consultative sales approach where solutions are proposed based on a clients’ specific needs. The ideal Sales Director embodies: Killer Presentation Skills, Values Client Relationships, Nurtures Positivity, Savvy at Negotiation, Tenacious Prospecting along with a high level of Independence and Motivation for the win.Key Responsibilities - Create strong relationships with key client stakeholders at both senior and mid-management levels - support the Influencers. - Work closely with colleagues on upsell opportunities, sales materials and case studies - Understand the Canadian digital agency competitive landscape and market trends - Understand and effectively communicate Colony's value proposition, process and current partnerships. - Generate and submit RFP responses and related sales documents/proposals/ presentations when required - Collaborate with Colony’s senior team to set revenue goals and company strategy while implementing a sales plan to drive revenue growth - Attend key events to generate leads - Define and execute appropriate sales strategies; business development, and sales support programs to maximize sales and profitability. - Generate and maintain accurate Account and Opportunity forecasts. - Work with internal teams on behalf of clients to ensure the highest level of project delivery and customer service - Analyze pipeline and lead data, deliver weekly reporting providing key business insights: Demand Generation, Pipeline Forecast and Trends, Conversion Rates, Target Accounts, Market Segmentations, Win/Loss Ratios - Report on key KPIs related to the lead and the opportunity waterfall in order to implement a consistent closed-loop between the business and salesRequirements - Ability to understand the impact of a project from both an executive and marketing person's perspective - Effectively manage sales funnel, close deals and exceed sales targets - Proven success working in a fast-paced, high-growth, start up environment - Keen business sense, with the ability to find creative business-oriented solutions to problems - Has a can do attitude of targeting and winning clients through the entire sales cycle - Computer literate and competent with CRM functionality and reporting - Ability to identify and solve client issues strategically - Energetic, persuasive and well organized with the ability to provide winning pitches - Compliment team culture and performance - A vehicle and valid driver’s licenseBenefits - Opportunity to take part in the company's group benefit programs after a 3 month probation - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers. - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs. Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Social Media Project Manager
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 8th
Colony Digital is a full service digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. As a division of Daily Hive, Colony works on a variety of creative projects including: web design, e-commerce, app design, digital marketing, photography, videography and all things digital. Position: Social Media Project Manager Department: Social Manager: CEOResponsibilities - Act as the primary Social Project Lead on all social marketing initiatives by liaising with internal agency teams and clients to address day-to-day challenges and opportunities for ongoing digital initiatives - Manage and build up the social team by developing processes and best practices that will increase efficiency within the team - Manage and train all junior members of the social team to ensure optimized performance and productivity as well as providing training on strategy (IE: boosting) - Serve as a mentor and escalation point for junior staff and trusted advisor for executives - 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 changes - Oversee the management of social media client accounts and be the point of contact for all client communication to maintain client relationshipsQualifications - 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 assetBenefits - Opportunity to take part in the company's group benefit programs after a 3 month probation - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers. - Conveniently located office in downtown Vancouver near transit hubs. Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
UX/UI Designer
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posted on: Jan 22nd
Colony Digital is a full-service creative digital agency that builds brands worth talking about. Colony works on a variety of creative projects, with clients across diverse industries, providing services such as web design and development, branding, digital marketing, photography, video production, and social media management; in short, any and all things digital! What you’ll be doing - Working as part of a driven digital experience team to deliver creative brand storytelling and user-centric solutions to advance client strategy - Collaborating with clients to solve business problems with creative design solutions - Thinking “outside of the box” and exploring divergent concepts to develop innovative brand experiencesWho you are - You have experience designing for mobile (native apps and mobile web), desktop, and web. - You have the ability to generate comprehensive UX wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, and interactive prototypes for iOS, Android, and web - You have the skills to recognize and understand business pain points, needs, and requirements and generate UX and design-driven solutions - You’re not afraid to push the limits to find solutions that will positively impact product execution and quality - You know how to present your work effectively, and articulately communicate design rationale to stakeholders - You have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environmentQualifications - 3+ years of applied UI design experience (required) - Must have a proven background in web and mobile UI design - Demonstrated understanding of UX design and design-thinking principles - Excellent oral and written communication skills - Excellent graphic design skills (layout, typography, color) - Mastery of design and prototyping tools: Sketch, Illustrator, Photos, op, Invision Studio, Craft, Adobe XD, etc. - Experience with collaboration tools such as Invision, Asana, Trello, Jira, or similar platforms - Superb attention to detail - Ability to work well on an ego-free, highly collaborative, and cross-functional teamThe benefits of working with us - Opportunity: The opportunity here is endless! You’ll have a strong potential for long-term career growth and development with a fast-growing company - Collaborative environment and the opportunity to be part of a hard-working team that feels more like family than co-workers - Opportunity to enrol in the company’s benefits program following the 3 month probation period Are you ready to dive in and become part of a fast-paced, growing agency? APPLY HERE. We thank all applicants for applying, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Colony Digital is an organization that values creativity, innovative thinking, and diversity. We offer a great opportunity to work alongside passionate and intelligent individuals, and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.