Come work with us – we’re an awesome organization that makes a difference, works hard, and still knows how to have fun! 

Our Company...

Founded in 1971 to advance the struggle for sexual liberation, Pink Triangle Press is Canada’s leading LGBT media organization. PTP publishes DailyXtra.com, the travel website DailyXtraTravel, and also operates the gay adult dating website Squirt.org.

Our Culture... 

We believe in flexibility, and the celebration of individuality here at PTP - and we think our organizational culture reflects that! We have a casual dress code, a friendly atmosphere, and where the position permits we have flexible hours. We believe in being good at what we do and working hard – but that fun can be had along the way.

*You do not need to be a part of the LGBT community in order to work here – allies are absolutely welcome to apply. PTP is committed to Employment Equity, and to providing a fair and equitable work environment. We encourage applications from women, Aboriginal people, those living with disabilities, and people who are visible minorities.

PTP is committed to ensuring accessible services and communications to individuals with disabilities. Once an applicant has been selected for an interview, requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process. Applicants should make their accommodation needs known when contacted. 

Come work with us…
 

MANAGER, MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS (Toronto)

Pink Triangle is looking for an awesome Manager, Marketing & Communications who will continue to build a favourable, positive image of the Press’ digital products in the eyes of the public.

In this position you will mainly be working with our men’s hookup site (http://www.squirt.org/ -
approx. 90%) as well as our daily LGBT news site (http://dailyxtra.com/ - approx. 10%).

The Manager, Marketing & Communications is responsible for planning, developing, implementing, and measuring Pink Triangle Press’ marketing, communications, and public relations activities (both external and internal) and for delivering measurable, high quality projects and campaigns on time. They are also be responsible for the strategic direction and execution of all external and user based communication of the Press’ digital products.

If you are the right person for this role you will have experience in researching and writing marketing copy for external articles, press releases, digital and print advertisement, e-mail, and website copy. You will have developed publicity, marketing, and promotional material, and will have experience in developing brand guidelines and key messages. Event planning to increase brand recognition will not be a new task to you, and you will have created and executed various other promotional activities to increase traffic, membership, and paid membership (including viral marketing activities).

Because of the nature of one of our websites, you should be comfortable working with male-on-male sexually explicit material, and be able to understand the branding and communication styles necessary.

In addition to the above, you will have proven skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Educated to degree level in English, media studies, marketing, communications studies, journalism or an equivalent specialism.
  • Work experience in journalism, public relations or similar, preferably within a digital media environment.
  • Proven success in writing professional web and marketing copy, with the ability to produce compelling and optimized copy while maintaining brand messaging, persuasiveness, and readability.
  • Creative thinker with proven campaign experience.
  • Highly analytical, with the ability to interpret information, news, data, and research quickly, distilling the most important/relevant information to inform unique and innovative new content and creation ideas.
  • Knowledge of sexual politics and history
  • Strong communication and presentation skills (oral and written)

To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to: human.resources@dailyxtra.com

DIGITAL DESIGNER (Toronto)

Pink Triangle Press is looking for a Digital Designer to provide editorial, marketing, and advertising design services for our online properties, publications, and advertising clients. Possessing strong strategic and conceptual skills, as well as a solid knowledge of the digital landscape, the Digital Designer will design and/or produce graphics, interface modules, and promotional materials for our digital properties, as well as design advertisements for online and print.
If you are the right person for this role you will have 2-3 years of professional design experience, and superior skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. You will have experience with building animated and interactive ads (Adobe Flash, HTML5), and a strong awareness of mobile design and CMS platforms.

Your additional proven skills and experience will include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • Education degree/certification in graphic design and/or interactive design
  • Fluent in the fundamentals of typography, composition and colour theory
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and responsive web design
  • Working knowledge of SEO, internet marketing, e-mail design and social media
  • Familiarity using data sources with the ability to interpret complex information in order to produce engaging visualisations
  • Aptitude for conceptualizing and designing charts, maps, diagrams and illustrations
  • Interest/expertise in user experience and web usability
  • Awareness of media culture, advertising trends, DailyXtra’s readership, Squirt’s membership base and LGBT issues

Note that the ideal person for this role will be comfortable working with and around sexually explicit products and material

To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to: human.resources@dailyxtra.com

SUPERVISING PRODUCER (Toronto)

Pink Triangle Press is looking for a Supervising Producer to provide direction and supervision for our video department. Possessing at least five years’ experience in video production along with supervisory experience, the Supervising Producer we are looking for will have solid news judgement and thorough knowledge of LGBT issues, histories, and movements.

If you are the right person for the job you will have the ability to oversee and ensure timely production, publication, and broadcast of video and multimedia stories, projects, and series. You will be able to prepare pitches, budgets, applications, and other documents in support of projects and Press directives. You are also able to lead in a fast-paced environment and deal with developing and competing stories in an efficient and productive manner.  

Your additional proven skills and experience will include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • At least five years experience in video production
  • At least two years experience in a supervisory role
  • Must know Final Cut Pro and have familiarity with other available editing software
  • Must have full knowledge of lighting and audio requirements for broadcast
  • Must be able to give clear direction to staff and freelancers
  • Must work well with others, be a team leader, and be able to work well under pressure
  • Must be able to assess and react to rapidly changing situations
  • Thorough understanding of social media

Note that the ideal person for this role will be comfortable working around sexually explicit products and material

Note that the ideal person for this role will be comfortable working around sexually explicit products and material

To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to: human.resources@dailyxtra.com