Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is a fast-growing tech startup based in Austin, TX. The press likes to call us 'Uber for lawn care' - we connect consumers to local lawn care professionals with a 21st-century mobile / web experience.
We're operational in dozens of metro area, have mowed thousands of lawns, and have raised quite a few million in venture capital financing from some awesome investors. Now, we're looking for an SEO Manager to help take our organic presence to the next level.
Before you read on, go ahead and type **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***..com into Ahrefs, SEMRush or Magestic (we all know nobody serious uses Moz anymore) and you'll see that you're joining a team that embraces SEO. It's up to you to take it to the next level.
Experience and passion required
You know your way around SEO. You've done link building campaigns, you're familiar with technical aspects, and you view the internet through an SEO's lense.
You can come up with and try new ideas, and turn the winners into processes
SEO is always a moving target, and thus coming up with new ideas, testing and executing is a must. Then, once you hit a winner, it's up to you to turn it into a process so we can replicate the success time after time.
Quantitative and creative
We're pretty data-driven here at **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., so some quantitative experience is preferred. Experience with or willingness to learn SQL and Tableau is a must. That being said, coming up with the latest piece of link bait or a crafty promotional email requires a creative knack as well.
You're willing to work hard and roll up your sleeves
It's a startup - you'll be expected to get your hands dirty from time to time writing copy, pitching for links...whatever it takes to get the job done. And things move fast around here - 9 to 5 ain't gonna cut it.
Things not required, but preferred (if you've got any of these, be sure to mention it!)
Web development background
SQL / Tableau Skills
Experience with programmatic / large scale SEO
Local SEO experience
Background in journalism
Perfect grammar and style
Since SEO people will get it, I'm going to go ahead and mention all the synonyms so we appear at the top of job search engines: SEO specialist, seo manager, content manager, content marketing manager, search engine optimization manager, senior SEO analyst, search engine marketing manager.
Why is this role so awesome? Of course, there's all the usual cool things about working for a startup, but here are some things that set us apart.
#1 - The company embraces SEO
Just pop our domain into Ahrefs or SEMRush (nobody uses Moz anymore) and you'll see.
#2 - You'll have the support of an incredible team
Over the past years we've built out an incredible team - people with experience in companies like Google, Mckinsey, Sparefoot and Indeed.
Additionally we've attracted some of the best consumer tech investors in the world who bring experience from watching companies of the likes of Taskrabbit, Snapchat, Twitter, and Grubhub scale.
#3 - You won't just make an impact; you'll make a giant impact
As with everyone who joins **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., you'll be making an impact day 1. Growing our consumer base is and always will be the top priority, and this position plays a big part in that.