Do algorithm changes get your heart jumping? And is a #1 SERP rank the ultimate thrill? If so, then you will want to join our fast-growing portfolio of consumer digital media properties that total 30M users per month. 

We're looking for an experienced and savvy SEO lead with a desire to win to develop and execute a successful search strategy. The Director, SEO Strategy at LoveToKnow Media will be tasked with expanding the overall reach of our offerings and brand, the results of which are measured through improvements in traffic, engagement, and revenue. This position will report to the Chief Content Officer.

We are looking for someone who knows how to fully utilize tools and industry knowledge with their own creativity to innovate to build high quality brands and positively impact our content, technology, user experience, and product performance.

At this moment we’re only able to accept people holding EU citizenship or EU Blue Card for Spain as we do NOT provide visa sponsorships. If you’re not in Barcelona at the moment, your position will be remote at your location up until 2-3 months after signing the contract. 

Why you want this job:

  •    Room to self-organize your time.
  •    Remote/in-office work to be chosen from. 
  •    LoveToKnow brings Silicon Valley ways to Barcelona. 
  •    LoveToKnow operates several of our own websites. Your work and input will be integral to the growth of our proprietary products. 
  •    Your work will be a high impact and high visibility. 
  •    We have a flat organizational structure and you will work directly with the product managers under the regional manager’s supervision.
  •    You will be part of a superb, international senior team of professionals.
  •     Offices at a premium location in Barcelona.
  •     LoveToKnow gives you the best tools you may need to develop your tasks: laptop, screen, etc.
  •     Technical training/meetups covered by the company.
  •     Recognition and rewards for excellent work


What We Need:

  • Resourceful, hands on, individual contributor and primary owner of SEO for multiple consumer properties.

What You Will Do:

  • Build and own the roadmap for SEO (on- and off-page). Lead all SEO strategy, planning, execution, optimization, metrics and reporting.

  • Analyze and identify SEO opportunities via keyword research, competitor analysis, content gap analysis, backlink monitoring, crawl logs, and infrastructure audits.

  • Drive organic traffic by leading the execution of SEO efforts including meta-data, content techniques, site architecture, link-building, keyword selection/utilization, etc.

  • Own specifications for all SEO features; define requirements, write user stories, make decisions during development, and execute experiments.

  • Recommend optimizations to website architecture, content, linking, and other factors to improve SEO positions for target keywords.

  • Stay abreast of SEO industry trends, best practices and algorithm updates.

  • Train stakeholders on best practices to ensure the websites are SEO friendly.

  • Develop and manage a team of SEO specialists. 

What You Have:

  • 5+ years of professional, hands-on SEO experience, with at least 2 years in content-based websites.

  • Proven track record of developing and driving in-house SEO strategies.

  • Ability to see the big picture of long-term strategy as well as getting into the weeds of writing product and content requirements.

  • Fluent knowledge of Google Analytics and Google Webmaster Tools. Experience with leading search engine ranking, traffic, and web analytics software. 

  • Working understanding of HTML, CSS and other web technologies as it relates to SEO. SQL and Python familiarity.

  • Extensive knowledge of search technologies, industry standards, white-hat best practices and ranking strategies.

  • Expert level in analytics and generating business insights from data trends and reporting on a weekly basis. Ability to quantify SEO initiative impact and prioritize accordingly.

  • Self-motivated, resourceful and flexible; thrives in an entrepreneurial environment. 

  • Comfortable working independently and collaborating with cross-functional teams.

  • A strong communicator and influencer with both technical and non-technical audiences. 

  • Exceptional writing skills, grammar, and proofreading skills.

  • Strong attention to detail, organized, and methodical.

  • Innovative, competitive, and forward-thinking.

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