Junior SEO Manager (Long-term) full time

babelforce GmbH HQ: Berlin, Berlin, Germany Remote job Oct 6

Location of work: Fully remote

Time zones: We can consider all timezones from UTC-4 to UTC+2 

Contract type: Contractor Agreement / Freelance / Remote Only

**About babelforce **

babelforce is revolutionizing how businesses talk to their customers. Our platform makes it easy to build and automate all kinds of communications processes so they can focus on what really matters; meaningful conversations.

We’re an exciting high-growth startup with a welcoming, sociable atmosphere. Geekiness is encouraged and curiosity rewarded. We offer fantastic opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Who we’re looking for

We are looking for an “all-around”, experienced and knowledgeable SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Manager to join our Marketing team! 

As our SEO Manager, you will be responsible for planning, implementing, and managing our SEO strategy. As our online presence is extremely important for the success of business in both languages, your position will play a huge role in driving our business’s growth and success.

We are looking for a native English speaker in order to plan and execute an SEO strategy.

We are looking for an analytical and perceptive professional who is a skilled communicator and able to collaborate with various teams. Current knowledge of SEO practices and techniques is essential to this role.

What you’ll be doing

  • Develop and execute successful SEO strategies, both on-page, and off-page
  • Direct off-page optimization projects (e.g. link-building, cold outreach)
  • Collect data and report on traffic, rankings, and other SEO aspects
  • Perform keyword research in coordination with babelforce’s objectives to optimize existing content and uncover new opportunities
  • Monitor redirects, click rate, bounce rate, and other KPIs
  • Identify our buyer personas to better target identified audiences
  • Provide SEO analysis and recommendations in coordination with elements and structure of websites and web pages
  • Provide recommendations and execute/manage strategies for content development in coordination with SEO goals – general and keyword specific
  • Help to create and support marketing content to socialize and use for social media purposes (e.g. customer videos briefs, customer case studies, blog posts, posts from analysts and customers)
  • Develop and implement link building campaigns
  • Develop, manage and execute communication/content strategies via social communities in coordination with client goals
  • Implement and administer search engine programs (XML sitemaps, shopping feeds, APIs, webmaster tools/G Console)
  • Monitor and evaluate search results and search performance across the major search channels in order to improve rankings
  • Research and administer social media tools in support of clients’ social media strategy
  • Monitor and evaluate web analytics dashboards and reports in order to develop and recommend SEO strategies
  • Communication to team and management on project development, timelines, and results
  • Stay up to date with the latest SEO and digital marketing latest trends and best practices
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders 

Your ‘must-haves’

  • Proven experience as SEO Manager, SEM Manager, or similar role
  • 1+ years experience in Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Hands-on experience, knowledge, and understanding of planning and executing Technical SEO audits and speed optimization methods
  • Experience working with CMS and building/administering content in multiple CMS environments such as Wordpress and other internal project management tools such as Jira, Asana
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and website administration
  • Hands-on experience working with Google Console, Google Tag Manager and It’s containers, Google Analytics, setting up goals and events, alongside pixel and postbacks management
  • Knowledge of standard and current SEO practices
  • Experience with SEO reporting
  • Working experience with technical tools (e.g. Ahrefs, Screaming Frog, Similarweb, SEMrush, PageSpeed Insights, Rank Math, MOZ) 
  • Working experience with prospecting/outreach tools (e.g. Hunter.io, Mailshake, lusha) 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Analytical mindset with numerical aptitude
  • Fluent English language skills

Thanks for your time and application!

babelforce Team

Requirements
Availability:
Full-time (40 hrs/wk)
Experience levels:
Beginner (1 - 3 yrs), Intermediate (3 - 5 yrs)
Languages:
German, English
Negotiable rate