SEO Marketing Manager

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Full-time
  • Current Square Employee?: Apply via go/jobs

Company Description

We believe the economy is better when everyone has access. When everyone has room to grow. No one should be left out because the cost is too great or the technology too complex. We started with a little white credit card reader but haven’t stopped there. We’re empowering the independent electrician to send invoices, setting up the favorite food truck with a delivery option, helping the ice cream shop pay its employees, and giving the burgeoning coffee chain capital for a second, third, and fourth location. We’re here to help sellers of all sizes start, run, and grow their business—and helping them grow their business is good business for everyone.

Job Description

Square is looking for a SEO Marketing Manager to join our growing marketing and acquisition team. This role will be responsible for overseeing the organic growth and visibility for several key Square products--working to identify key opportunities and ensure strong performance of all owned initiatives. Candidates should have strong SEO experience, with a proven ability to unify cross-functional teams to drive exponential organic growth. Candidates should thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment, possesses strong communication skills, and is quick to take initiative.

You will:

  • Drive high-volume organic search growth for key emerging Square Products

  • Plan and execute SEO programs, including (but not limited to) opportunity analysis, campaign planning, audits and management

  • Provide tactical SEO recommendations for new product launches, website updates and international expansions, work on implementation in cross-functional teams

  • Identify and implement forward-facing opportunities and tactics that exponentially grow our search visibility

  • Help advocate for SEO best practices and adoption by core cross-functional teams, including content, front-end engineering, and creative teams

  • Monitor Organic Search performance of Square and top competitor sites for all owned products

Qualifications

You have:

  • 4+ years of professional experience in SEO (preferably in-house SEO in e-commerce / online retail), with a proven track record of successfully developing and implementing SEO programs and significantly improving Organic Search performance for online businesses

  • Deep knowledge of technical SEO best practices and optimizations

  • A proven track record of developing and managing SEO initiatives and delivering effective results

  • Extensive knowledge of SEO best practices, search engine algorithms and ranking strategies, and passion to stay abreast of news and trends in SEO and online marketing

  • Some experience implementing successful large-scale SEO initiatives, including external link building, site architecture and international localization

  • Ability to work cross-functionally with content, design, communications and product teams to drive SEO programs forward in a highly-effective manner

  • Understanding of critical SEO analytics and research platforms (e.g. Google & Bing Webmaster Tool, Google Analytics, Google Adwords Keyword Tool etc.), as well as familiarity with various third party SEO analytics solutions such as Brightedge, SEOClarity, Moz, Ahrefs, SEMrush etc.

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field

Additional Information

At Square, our purpose is to empower – within and outside of our walls. In order to build the best tools for the businesses and customers we support all over the world, we have to start at home with a workforce as diverse and empowered as our sellers. To this end, we take great care to evaluate all employees and job applicants equally, based on merit, competence, and qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply and always consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. Applicants in need of special assistance or accommodation during the interview process or in accessing our website may contact us by sending an email to assistance(at)squareup.com. We will treat your request as confidentially as possible. In your email, please include your name and preferred method of contact, and we will respond as soon as possible. Perks At Square, we want you to be well and thrive. Our global benefits package includes: Healthcare coverage, Retirement Plans, Employee Stock Purchase Program, Meal reimbursements, Wellness perks, Paid parental leave, Flexible time off, Learning and Development resources