Careers

Why join us?

Great question, and to answer that, we propose the following brief:
What’s the business problem?
The math isn’t adding up and we’ve got too much work for the amount of people on the team.

Who’s our target?
Only the hardest working, hustle infused, strategic thinking, tech-forward, production-focused, creative peeps who aren’t afraid to do things differently.

What’s our POV?
We’re tired of the typical, so as we continue building our team we look for what makes people individuals.

What does success look like?
A dedicated team of innovative thinkers who want to blaze a trail into the future of digital.

Open Positions

Office Coordinator (Vancouver)

We’re Pound & Grain, a creative agency with digital in our blood. We are located in Vancouver & Toronto. We hustle to build hardworking, results-driven creative solutions for our clients. And we infuse everything we do with heart because Pound & Grain is “where hustle meets heart”.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic office coordinator in our Vancouver location to help with our day-to-day administrative activities. But here’s where it gets interesting. At Pound & Grain, there’s no such thing as a typical administrative task. We’re a high-energy digital agency and we’re looking for someone who’s efficient, quick with smart decisions, confident and can add to our already well-oiled machine. This role allows us to provide the necessary attention to clients and effort to continue creating  top quality work. If you raised just half an eye-brow, we urge you to keep reading. 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Key administrative support to the agency finance team including bank deposits, data entry, spreadsheet maintenance, filing and expense reports
  • Support the agency & leadership teams when required
  • Organize and maintain the Vancouver office including meeting rooms, kitchen and common spaces when in office
  • Send and receive office mail and deliveries
  • Administration of contracts and the agency time tracking + vacation tool
  • Coordination of team travel
  • Manage the ordering of office supplies and weekly groceries
  • Assist in preparing for meetings
  • Organize and manage team social & office events
  • Greet all visitors to the agency, ensuring they are given the Pound & Grain experience from the moment they walk through the doors (when in office)

Required Skills and Experience: 

  • Personable, great attitude, key support to the team
  • Proficient in G-Suite, Microsoft Office and Mac OS
  • Post-secondary education or relevant work experience preferred
  • Some financial experience would be an asset
  • Exemplary attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Minimum 1-2+ years working in an office environment
  • Reports to the Managing Partner
  • Role is primarily about operations support, keeping the office organized and in tip top shape and supporting all of the behind the scenes tasks that make that a reality
  • Great opportunity for someone early in their career to join a fun team and learn more about the digital agency world

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Great health coverage
  • The latest tools and equipment
  • Paid vacation & sick days
  • Paid closure over Christmas Holiday in addition to vacation
  • A casual work environment where you can be yourself and your team members have always got your back
  • A hybrid working model (opportunity to work some days from home)

Sound like you?

If you’re our future office coordinator, please share your details and interest with us.

Apply now

Junior Web Developer

About Us

We’re Pound & Grain, a digital creative agency located in Vancouver & Toronto. We hustle to build hardworking, results-driven creative solutions for our clients. And we infuse everything we do with heart because Pound & Grain is “where hustle meets heart”.

What we’re looking for

We are looking for a curious and creative person with a passion for learning. Someone that will grow with us at Pound & Grain.

The ideal candidate is a self-starting technologist who is interested in expanding their knowledge and toolkit. They try to work through problems but are not afraid to ask for help or admit when they are not sure.

About You

You love code and people.  You are working on multiple ideas because you know you have the ability to solve issues or you know how to gain the skills needed to progress. When you learn a new thing you are excited to share it with others. You want to expand your professional expertise in both front-end and back-end web development.

Requirements

  • 1+ years of WordPress experience: development and development operations (deployment, troubleshooting, team support)
  • Front end: Javascript, CSS3, HTML5, Bootstrap, Sass, Webpack, npm, gulp, Babel, React.js, Redux, TypeScript
  • Back end: PHP/MySQL, NGINX, Apache, Node
  • Web Services: Rest 
  • Source Control: Git, Github, Assembla
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Analytical and creative problem-solving skills

You must be willing to adhere to our five rules:

  1. Work Hard
  2. Be Nice
  3. Think Big
  4. Love Digital
  5. Have Fun

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Great health coverage
  • The latest tools and equipment
  • Paid vacation & sick days
  • Paid closure over Christmas Holiday in addition to vacation
  • Continued career development through conferences, events, and continuing education
  • A casual work environment where you can be yourself and your team members have always got your back

Does this sound like we’re talking to you?

If you think you’ve got what we’re looking for please provide some coded examples showcasing your work and share your CV with us.

Apply now

Web Developer

What we’re looking for:
We’re looking for a problem solver that likes a little bit of everything to help support and grow the team. This is a senior position where you’ll be working on a variety of projects and with a variety of teams. You must have the ability to put out fires, help team members squash bugs, and collaborate with our strategy, creative, account leads and clients to create, develop and deliver digital marketing projects on a variety of digital platforms.

About You:
You love code and people. Your philosophy is striving to make the lives of others on the team easier and simpler. You bring experience with web hosting and an understanding of hosting technology (AWS, GC, Digital Ocean, etc) and are excited about mentoring other developers, participating in peer and code reviews, and contributing to the agency’s output.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of WordPress experience: development and development operations (deployment, troubleshooting, team support)
  • Front end: Javascript, CSS3, HTML5, Bootstrap, Sass, Webpack, npm, gulp, Babel, React.js, Redux, TypeScript
  • Back end: PHP/MySQL, NGINX, Apache
  • Web Services: Rest
  • Source Control: Git, Github, Assembla
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Analytical and creative problem-solving skills

Your bonus skills might include:

  • DevOps: Virtualization, Vagrant/Ansible, Docker
  • Miscellaneous: Selenium, Jira, Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager

You must be willing to adhere to our five rules:

  1. Work Hard
  2. Be Nice
  3. Think Big
  4. Love Digital
  5. Have Fun

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Great health coverage
  • The latest tools and equipment
  • Paid vacation & sick days
  • Paid closure over Christmas Holiday in addition to vacation
  • Continued career development through conferences, events, and continuing education
  • A casual work environment where you can be yourself and your team members have always got your back

Does this sound like we’re talking to you?

If you think you’ve got what we’re looking for please provide some coded examples showcasing your work and share your CV with us.

 

Apply now