Are you experienced with SEO and interested in a full-time remote opportunity? Student Loan Hero is a well know company in the financial education sector. They provide tools to help millions of Americans living with student debt manage their loans more efficiently. If you are interested, please read the details below.
Founded in 2012, Student Loan Hero is helping 100,000+ borrowers manage and eliminate over $2 billion dollars in student loan debt. We're on a mission to help 44 million Americans manage their student loans smarter.
For both current and former students who want to manage their loans in line within their budget, Student Loan Hero offers free loan calculators, unbiased, personalized advice, and repayment plans, all with a user-friendly interface and dashboard.
What does the SEO Manger do?
The SEO Manager's role is to be the team's go-to expert for all things SEO.
We're looking for an SEO Manager who will:
Focus on increasing traffic to the SLH site through various campaigns
Monitor on-site SEO and provide direction on necessary updates and changes, include site architecture
Analyze SEO and Google Analytics to make date-driven decisions that guide strategy for content creation and linkbuilding
Communicate SEO objectives across various teams
The ideal candidate for this position should have an entrepreneurial mind-set and be ready to take on and initiate new projects as he or she sees the need arise.
What’s it like to work on the Student Loan Hero team?
Student Loan Hero is a fully remote team. We have team members all over the world in cities including NYC, Austin, Portland, and Santiago.
Since we’re literally all over the map, communication using Slack, Gmail, Google Hangouts, and other tools is key for us. Don't worry—you won't be alone. We communicate regularly (and often with GIPHYs) throughout the day.
Each team member uses highly specialized skills while working on a variety of projects. We enjoy giving our team members autonomy to do the work that interests them. We’re focused on the output of each team member, not putting in long hours.
We’re always open to new ways to create better content and make Student Loan Hero better for student loan borrowers, and we want to hear new ideas from you. A large part of our culture and values is transparency. We believe that team members should collaborate and communicate, not compete or engage in office politics.
At the same time, we like to make work as much fun as possible. We want everyone on our team to grow both personally and professionally, which is why we offer pretty damn awesome benefits and perks like unlimited vacation time and student loan repayment assistance.
Above all, we’re each proud to work on solving meaningful problems and to impact lives every day. Whether it’s authoring a blog post read by thousands of borrowers or answering a one-on-one customer support question, we value that working for Student Loan Hero makes a positive impact.
3+ years experience working in SEO
Familiarity with technical on-site SEO
Experience with link building campaigns
Experience conducting site audits
Experience conducting competitive analysis
Familiarity with SEMRush, WordPress, and Google Analytics
Interest in personal finance and helping others improve their financial lives
Availability to work full time
Degree from or background in quantitative field of study
Experience with Wordpress
Competitive Salary: Based on experience and location.
Equity: We'll give you vested shares in the company.
Flexible hours: Work when you’re most productive.
Work remotely: Work from wherever you want in the world (Costa Rica, anyone?)
New equipment: We’ll hook you up with a $2,000 technology stipend to purchase a laptop or whatever helps you work.
Remote workspace: We'll pay up to $500/month for a remote office space (e.g., co-working space).
Wellness: Up to $450/month for wellness-related expenses, including health insurance and gym membership.
Continuing education: Up to $100/month for courses, books, or anything you’d like to learn!
Financial contribution: Receive a 100% match of up to 3% of annual salary to a retirement account or a 100% match of up to 3% of annual salary toward student loan repayment assistance.
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