Growth through Talent

SEO Manager - SEO

Brand - Marketing
Ref: 1990 Date Posted: Tuesday 14 Sep 2021
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SEO Growth Manager – German Speaking

VC Backed, Tech Start-Up

Salary up to £50k + Benefits

Do you want to work at a rapidly growing, digital & data first brand? Backed by leading VC’s behind other success stories including Facebook & Spotify, you can expect to fast track your career alongside a highly specialist team of tech entrepreneurs.


The Opportunity:

  • Founded in 2013, grown to 200+ head count  
  • Amazing offices based in London, Munich & Madrid
  • 6th fastest growing start-up in 2018
  • Over £100m raised in funding to date
  • Investing heavily across in-house digital teams in Media, Creative, Marketing & Analytics


The role:

As an SEO manager you will work closely with the Head of department & team to develop & execute world class organic search strategy. Focusing on the German market, you will be the go-to person for SEO, with full ownership & autonomy in your region. You must have fluent German & English languages skills.  

You will be leading content strategy & on page SEO. Strategizing & briefing in the inhouse content team, whilst also working with product & dev teams to optimise & upload content to the site. You need to be a strategic thinker who can bring new content ideas to the table!  

As this brand looks to tap into new markets, they are investing heavily across media, marketing, creative & analytics. You will be joining an exciting time as they enter their next stage of growth.



  • Manage and execute Organic Growth Strategy in the German. Market
  • Work alongside editorial teams to ensure all content is optimise & search visibility is increasing
  • Conduct keyword research to identify new content opportunities for the editorial team & to inform overall site strategy
  • Identify optimisation opportunities & take a hands-on role in implementing changes to the website
  • Conduct technical audits & work alongside the product, dev & design teams to ensure best on-site optimisation


About you:

  • Hands on SEO experience in a similar role (agency or in-house)
  • Ideally 2-6 years’ experience
  • Fluent German & English language skills
  • In depth understanding of all areas of SEO, including content, technical & outreach
  • Analytical mindset & problem-solving attitude
  • YouTube SEO experience – bonus!


How do I apply?

If this sounds like a challenge you are interested in, then do get in contact with, Harrison Knowles on 0771416678 or

Key Skills: SEO, Search Engine Optimisation, Organic, SEM, Growth, Analytics, Data, SQL, Performance Marketing, Digital Media, Digital Advertising, eCommerce, Growth Marketing, Start-up, Tech


Pivotal is an equal opportunities employer and we encourage applications regardless of ethnic origin, race, religious beliefs, age, disability, gender or sexual orientation, and any other protected status as required by applicable law.