Senior Manager, SEO

London, UK

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products and services on the planet. Since 2011, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard earned money home. Today, we are incredibly proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and our newly launched Passbook app to provide immigrants access to banking. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind into everything we do. Join over 1,900 employees across 9 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

 

About the Role:

You will be part of the Go-To-Market (GTM) team. We are a group of marketers and creatives who power the growth of the European and Asia-Pacific business. Some of us are generalists, some are specialists, but all of us are passionate about serving our customers.

As the Senior Manager, SEO, you will manage the growth and performance of our organic channels. We are looking for someone who has worked on complex global sites that span across multiple countries and languages. SEO is an essential pillar of our future growth and as the first dedicated SEO hire in our International team, you will help realise this vision.

You will be based in London, reporting to the Director, GTM.

 

You will:

  • Take ownership of our International SEO strategy and execution (both on-site and off-site): you will drive our content and link building efforts across our priority markets and languages but will partner with the North American Marketing team on our technical SEO approach
  • Develop a data-backed, scalable, and creative SEO content strategy to capture customer demand throughout the user journey
  • Accelerate our current link building activity, enhance it with new tactics, and scale it out to additional markets
  • Build a test-and-learn roadmap to validate your hypotheses and unlock further performance improvements
  • Measure SEO performance and communicate results across the business
  • Manage content and link building agencies/freelancers to ensure we are scaling our activity to create maximum impact across the business
  • Partner with the Business Management team to work on regional SEO strategies and opportunities
  • Champion SEO across the International business, educating colleagues, and encouraging others to think "SEO first" on their projects
  • Contribute to the global SEO squad and work with colleagues in the Owned Channels, Content Marketing, Marketing Product, and Engineering teams to coordinate on important SEO challenges and priorities

 

You have: 

  • 5-10 years experience working in an SEO agency or as an in-house SEO where you were responsible for the SEO strategy for complex, multi-geo-and-lingual sites
  • You have expertise in content and link building at scale, familiarity and experience with technical SEO is also a big plus
  • You have experience using tools such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Stat, Screaming Frog, Ahrefs, or SEMRush
  • You invest time staying on top of the latest SEO trends, technologies, and practices
  • English language skills are a must, the ability to compose and communicate in another language is a plus

 

Our Benefits

  • "Open leave" policy, subject to approval
  • Health insurance
  • Travel benefit
  • Learning benefit
  • 3000+ free online courses available

 

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Remitly. We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability (including the use of a trained dog guide or service animal), HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.

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