Jr. SEO Analyst - Manila, PH

  • Manila, Philippines
  • Full-time

Company Description

Balsam Brands is a multi-brand e-Commerce retailer with roots in holiday and home décor. Based in Silicon Valley, the company operates market-leading website such as www.BalsamHill.com. We strive for excellence in everything we do and have been honored to receive the following awards as a result:

  • Forbes: America’s Best Small Companies (2016)
  • Inc. 5000: America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
  • San Francisco Business Times: Fast 100 – Fastest Growing Bay Area Companies (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
  • Silicon Valley Business Journal: 75 Fastest Growing Private Companies (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

The company’s outward focus on building trusted consumer brands along with its internal focus on excellence and being a great place to work have propelled it to consistent, rapid growth.

Balsam International is our Regional Operating Headquarters in the Philippines functioning remotely with a team of hard-working, passionate professionals who contribute significantly to the company’s success.

Job Description

Balsam International is looking for a Jr. SEO Analyst who will be responsible in assisting in the planning and implementation of the overall SEO strategy for a small portfolio of sites and provide support for all SEO initiatives. He/She must be a hard-working and trustworthy individual with project management skills, keen attention to detail, strong analytical skills, excellent time management skills, and proactive communication practices.


What you'll be doing:

  • Executes tasks and duties relating to the multiple areas within the SEO function.
  • Run technical audits on websites according to according to guidelines provided.
  • Identify areas for on-site improvements in site structure, internal linking, and content.
  • Perform keyword research & build lists of targeted key phrases.
  • Proofread copy for keyword optimization per our specs.
  • Apply on-page optimization by uploading new content and filling out page titles, meta descriptions, and image alt tags.
  • Compiling monthly report data and analysis on traffic & ranking performance.


What you bring to the table:

  • Prior experience in SEO and/or online marketing is a major plus.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications (Word, Power Point, and Excel), and must be comfortable building and using complex models and formulas.
  • Experience with Google AdWords and Analytics is an advantage.
  • Strong computer literacy and ability to learn different software platforms.
  • Must have an excellent communication skills (written and oral).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to prioritize daily work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to learn quickly and work with minimal supervision.
  • Able to accept feedback and willing to receive training.
  • A fun, hard-working, team-oriented, can-do attitude!
  • Needs to have fast, reliable internet connection.
  • Able to accept feedback and willing to receive training.
  • A fun, hard-working, team-oriented, can-do attitude!
  • Comfortable in working through a task via electronic means (email, chat and task management applications)
  • Needs to have fast, reliable internet connection with a minimum connection speed of 2MBPs (actual not subscribed)
  • Must live within Metro Manila.


Nice To Have:

  • Basic understanding/familiarity of HTML
  • Experience with Google Webmaster Tools and Google Analytics.
  • Have read “The Art of SEO”


Status: Full Time.


Location: Our corporate offices are based in Northern California with a Regional Operating Headquarters (ROHQ) in the Philippines. The Jr. SEO Analyst is a remote working position in Manila. Team members in the Philippines are ideally located within easy driving distance to Metro Manila for team outings. They have a great working environment at home with at least 2 MBPS internet connection speed. Company executives visit the Philippines regularly so team members attend in-person meetings from time to time.