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Senior SEO Manager (m/w/d)



Marketing & Communications
Munich, Germany · Remote
Posted on Friday, November 3, 2023
Your Role
We are seeking an experienced SEO manager with special expertise in technical SEO. This role requires expertise in the latest SEO techniques, tools, and best practices in content / SEO automation with AI. As Senior SEO Manager, you will lead our SEO strategy & implementation, fostering their success and contributing to the company's overall growth. StudySmarter places great importance on organic growth and SEO as well as content automation, as you can see in our traffic progress. If you're an SEO wizard with technical flair, we're looking for you!
What you need to succeed

Key Responsibilities

  • Drive SEO growth on our StudySmarter Website by increasing website traffic and enhancing the website user experience.

  • Serve as the primary contact for founders regarding organic growth, offering detailed reporting and forecasting.

  • Develop and execute global and country-specific SEO strategies to improve search visibility and user acquisition.

  • Be responsible for the SEO side of content automation and automatic landing page publication

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to optimize website architecture, content, and user experience.

  • Analyze and monitor organic performance metrics to inform data-driven decisions and strategy adjustments.

  • Stay current with industry trends, tools, and best practices to ensure competitive and effective SEO techniques.

  • Lead and mentor an SEO team, promoting a culture of collaboration, accountability, and continuous learning while setting clear goals and providing performance feedback.

Professional Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in digital marketing, with a strong focus on SEO and organic growth strategies

  • Proven track record of successfully developing and implementing SEO strategies that have led to significant increases in organic traffic, rankings, and conversions

  • Prior experience working with global brand and driving organic growth in multiple markets and languages

  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects, deadlines, and priorities effectively

  • Prior working experience in a fast-paced environment such as a start-up / scale-up

Technical Requirements

  • Extensive experience with SEO tools and platforms such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, SEMrush, Sistrix, Ahrefs, and more

  • In-depth knowledge of on-page, off-page, and technical SEO best practices

  • In-depth knowledge of working with LLMs such as GPT and building algorithms with it

  • Familiarity with web technologies and coding languages, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and schema markup, website architecture and speed optimization

  • Knowledge of international SEO and multi-language search optimization

  • Experience with content management systems, such as WordPress

  • Experience working with collaboration & UX-Design tools such as Figma and Miro

  • Strong proficiency in using calculation tools such as Excel/Google Sheets


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a capacity to influence and collaborate across various teams.

  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and the ability to make data-informed decisions.

  • Proficiency in creating data-driven reports and deriving actionable insights from them.

  • A proven track record of achieving results in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

  • Strong alignment with StudySmarter's core values and dedication to promoting a positive, inclusive culture.

Why StudySmarter?

What StudySmarter Offers

  • A chance to work in an environment where SEO is key and where we pioneer the SEO & AI-powered content automation space whilst having an incredible positive social impact

  • Generous employee perks, such as a competitive salary with flexible working hours and remote work options, health programs, social events, and team-building activities, fostering a healthy work-life balance and strong team connections.

  • The chance to join a rapidly growing, innovative company dedicated to a strong mission and clear values.

  • A collaborative, supportive, and inclusive work environment, surrounded by passionate and like-minded colleagues.

  • A commitment to employee growth through tailored career advancement opportunities, mentorship, and continuous skill development, allowing you to reach your full potential in a dynamic and supportive environment.

We invite experienced SEO experts passionate about driving organic growth and leading high-performing teams to apply. Join our mission to revolutionize digital education and positively impact the lives of millions of students worldwide.

About us
StudySmarter is a leading EdTech startup from Munich, which digitizes the complete learning process of students and pupils with its smart learning platform. We have not only been awarded as the best learning app worldwide, but have also been able to actually support more than 10 million users in their learning experience.
Our vision is, to support everyone in achieving their own educational goals with cutting-edge technology.