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SEO Specialist (Interim/Freelance Position)



Marketing & Communications
Madrid, Spain
Posted on Friday, October 13, 2023

About Spotahome

Spotahome is an international online marketplace which offers verified rental accommodation across 100 European cities in 27 countries and with a global ambition. Spotahome began as a start-up created in 2014 by 4 friends with a vision to revolutionise the traditional real estate space starting with digitalising rentals.

At Spotahome we make renting easy by allowing people to book completely online from wherever they are in the world, with the knowledge that the property they are booking is real and accurate. We are the only ones sending “Homecheckers” to make videos, floorplans, and photos to the almost 100,000 properties across Europe.

So far we’ve helped over 150,000 renters find their perfect home – no more traditional viewings, no more time-wasting, just easy online renting!

We are backed by some of the most highly reputed international investors from Silicon Valley, the UK, and Spain; having raised €80+ Million to date.

Why Spotahome

🚀Remote flexibility and flexible work schedule, we trust our team and we are goal oriented

💰 An interim or freelance position with a 6 month duration, with a competitive salary/rate in accordance to the candidate's experience

👉 A challenging and creative job in an innovative, constantly growing, fast-moving and owner-managed company with many opportunities for growth

🙌 An open corporate culture with plenty of room for new ideas and impulses

🎉 People. Work with talented, committed and supportive teammates

👋International work environment with more than 16 nationalities

✨No politics or bureaucracy. Only a great environment for you to achieve your best work

What would you be doing as a SEO Specialist?

We are looking for an experienced SEO specialist to join our digital marketing team. The ideal candidate will have at least three years of demonstrable experience in search engine optimization, knowledge of the latest trends in SEO and the ability to lead projects interacting with different teams. The person will be responsible for increasing organic traffic to our website and managing the projects necessary to do so.

Some of the functions you will develop include:

  • Monitor website performance using SEO analytics and tracking tools (Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Screaming-frog, Ahrefs, Semrush, Sistrix…)

  • Perform keyword analysis and market research to identify SEO opportunities.

  • Review technical SEO issues and recommend fixes.

  • Optimize existing content and create new content that is relevant and appealing to both search engines and users.

  • Conduct audits of competitor websites and other sectors and provide valuable recommendations and insights that we can implement in ours.

  • Manage the relationship with our SEO Agency and know how to define their priorities and main lines of work.

  • Lead initiatives/projects that contribute to the growth of organic traffic and/or the improvement of channel conversion.

  • Stay up-to-date with trends and changes in search engine algorithms and adjust strategies accordingly.

  • Collaborate closely with the Marketing and Product teams to align strategies and projects, identifying synergies.

What are we looking for?

  • At least three years of verifiable experience in SEO, in an agency or company environment.

  • Deep knowledge of SEO best practices and a solid understanding of search engine algorithms.

  • Proficiency in using SEO tools such as Google Analytics, (GA4 would be a plus) Google Search Console, Screaming-frog, Ahrefs, Semrush, Sistrix, etc.

  • Ability to conduct keyword research, competitive analysis, and complex organic analysis based on KW rankings.

  • Analytical skills to perform analysis and draw conclusions and actions after them.

  • Technical skills, including the ability to perform technical website audits and address technical SEO issues.

  • Good communication skills and be used to working with Developers.

  • Ability to deal with multiple requests at the same time and execute fast

  • Excellent language skills in English

  • An infectiously positive attitude and drive to win, hustle and determination

  • Previous experience in the real estate industry is a plus

Become a Spotter today!

At Spotahome we have a friendly open collaborative culture and a united team vision. All of our #Spotters have the ability to make a big impact (we love entrepreneurial/risk taking/high ambition mindsets). Our work is rewarding and we help each other win by creating a supportive and collaborative environment for one another. Take a look at our opening and send us your application - we look forward to hearing from you!

Diversity Statement

Here at Spotahome we’re passionate about creating an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse voices of our employees. Everyone is welcome, we don’t discriminate on the basis of any protected characteristic including race, religion or belief, gender or gender reassignment, age, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability. We want to facilitate everyone in bringing their best selves to our interviews, so if there are any adjustments we can make for our process to be more inclusive, please let us know.