SEO Manager

Open to San Francisco, CA or Austin, TX /
VacationRenter – Marketing /
About VacationRenter
VacationRenter is a vacation rental search engine. We love vacation rentals, but not how time-consuming and complex it can be to find the right one. So we reimagined a better way. We eliminated the need to search across several different sites and scroll through pages of irrelevant results just to find the perfect home away from home. We bring all the rental options from the leading travel sites together in one place and showcase only the best results. 

VacationRenter was born inside Wilbur Labs, a San Francisco-based startup studio. Founded by ex-Googlers, VacationRenter uses automation and AI to help travelers find the perfect vacation rental.

About This Role
As an SEO Manager at VacationRenter, you will own our SEO strategy, optimize performance, and identify new opportunities for organic growth. You will partner with a cross-functional team of engineers, designers, data scientists, and marketing team members to take our SEO performance to the next level. This is a full-time position in San Francisco, CA or Austin, TX.

Role & Responsibilities

    • Develop and execute creative strategies to unlock growth across SEO
    • Analyze and leverage data to find new opportunities for growth
    • Develop roadmaps for core organic landing page optimizations
    • Augment and advance existing SEO strategy and own regular optimization
    • Write thoughtful, thorough, and detailed product specifications to build new features
    • Define goals and success with clearly measurable objectives and key results

Minimum Qualifications

    • 4+ years of experience in SEO
    • Excellent knowledge of search engine optimization practices
    • Excellent verbal and written communication
    • Strong organizational, prioritization, and analytical skills 
    • Ability to work within a team and independently
    • Expert with Google Search Console

Preferred Qualifications

    • Prior experience at a startup or geographically targeted company

Benefits and Perks

    • Competitive salary + equity
    • Top-tier laptop and accessories provided
    • 100% company-paid health benefits
    • 401(k) with company match
    • Unlimited, guilt-free vacation days
    • Uber/Lyft to and from work (employees based in San Francisco)
    • Transportation stipend (employees based outside of San Francisco)
    • Healthy breakfast, snacks, and lunch provided daily
    • Annual wellness stipend (gym + other wellness activities)
    • Monthly house cleaning stipend
    • Annual travel allowance
    • Annual new cell phone stipend  
    • Annual laptop refresh
    • Charity donation company match
    • Employee referral bonus
    • Quarterly team offsites
    • State-of-the-art ergonomics and workstations