SEO Specialist

  • Marketing
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

SEO Specialist

Job description

Help Recruitee become the nr 1 ATS in the mid-market by growing our organic channels!

About us

Recruitee develops innovative SaaS Recruitment Software to help companies hire better and we are on a mission to make great hiring accessible to all. 🤲 We’re headquartered in Amsterdam with offices in Poznan, Wroclaw, and most recently New York! Our international team just crossed 100 happy employees of 15 nationalities. We are proud of our humble beginnings that has now transformed into rocketing growth with over 3,000 much-loved customers worldwide, and we are not stopping here!

About the team

As an SEO Specialist, you’ll be part of the Content team within the Marketing department. Our team’s mission is to grow Recruitee to become the number one ATS in the mid-market, and your objective is to further grow Recruitee through organic channels and help us reach our growth ambitions.

Your role

You’ll play an essential role in growing our organic traffic and the contribution our organic channels have to leads, pipeline and revenue. You’ll be responsible for managing our link building, optimizing our blog articles, tackling on-page audit fixes, and conducting keyword research for our monthly briefs. As an SEO Specialist, you’ll be up to date with SEO trends and be able to translate that into experiments and execution and work on all aspects of SEO on regular and project-based tasks.

Your 12-month journey

The first 3 months you’ll spend time focusing on learning everything about Recruitee; understanding the product and the organization. You’ll also dive straight into your tasks, creating your first few SEO content gaps briefs, working on blog optimization, site audit fixes, and start managing our link building strategy.

After 6 months you’ll be fully immersed in the role and have taken ownership of the link building strategy. Besides day-to-day tasks, you’ll be working on various on-page and off-page projects alongside the content team to get the best content to use for organic growth efforts.

After 12 months you’ll start being more strategic in the tasks you own, reporting on metrics and KPIs regularly, and coming up with and testing SEO experiments.


What you’ll do

  • Monitor and measure the performance of our rankings, strategies, and overall metrics.
  • Work on optimizations for our blog and identify opportunities to improve organic traffic.
  • Develop, implement, and manage link building strategies,
  • Track, review, and work on on-page audit fixes.
  • Conduct keyword research and create detailed briefs for our freelancers for blog content creation.
  • Create quality SEO content following Recruitee’s tone of voice.
  • Use SEO tools, best practices, and trends to enhance on-page and off-page strategies for our websites.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders.

What you’ve got

  • At least 1+ year experience in SEO or in an SEO/Marketing related role.
  • Native level of English.
  • Understanding of core SEO elements and general best practices including, but not limited to, link-building tactics and content optimization strategies.
  • Working knowledge of SEO/analytics tools such as Google Analytics, Ahrefs, and Google Search Console.
  • Data-driven mindset with strong analytical skills.
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Strong level of ownership.
  • The ability to work both collaboratively with other teams and autonomously.
  • Knowledge or experience in SEO writing is a plus.
  • Understanding or knowledge of B2B SEO is a plus.
  • Background in (content) Marketing is a plus.

Why Recruitee 👇

  • Flexibility to work from home and from our beautiful canal-side office in Amsterdam.
  • €1,500 annual training budget plus internal training.
  • Pension Plan, Travel reimbursement, and Wellness perks.
  • 25 paid holiday days.
  • An inclusive and international work environment with a whole lot of fun thrown in!
  • Annual bonus based on company performance.
  • Apple MacBook alongside a Home Office budget.
  • Impactful role at one of the fastest-growing companies in Europe.
  • We’ll save you the startup pitch of Friday beers and ping-pong visit our Instagram to check us out:

Have we caught your attention? ⚡️

Apply now, we look forward to receiving your application!
Recruitee is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage women, people of color, and LGBTQ(+) people to apply. In your application, please feel free to note which pronouns you use (For example she/her/hers, he/him/his, they/them/theirs, etc).