The Opportunity

Do you have an analytical background and an interest in digital marketing, but not much (or any) digital marketing and/or SEO experience? This job is for you!

SEO has become table stakes for virtually every business, big or small, though it’s a difficult skillset to master without hands-on learning. Three Ships is looking to hire the next in-house SEO expert — one that perhaps knows very little about SEO right now, but has analytical chops and a “get after it” attitude.

In this role, the apprentice will go through an accelerated training program that includes 1 on 1 learning as well as hands-on experience. After this, they’ll support the Director of SEO Product Management with SEO analysis aimed at growing our P&Ls.


The Role (Post-Training Period):

  • Analyze datasets to identify areas for CRO or SEO optimization, then consolidate recommendations based on these findings
  • Work closely with Vertical content, SEO, and CRO teams to implement recommendations from analysis
  • Conduct keyword research and competitive gap analysis to inform strategic content plays, including new content, content optimization, new content formats and innovative experiments that quickly grow traffic on relevant, high-value topics
  • Drive results to win in organic. Lead the charge on keyword and traffic conquest by ensuring all content is best positioned to win on SERPs through on-page and off-page strategies
  • Work with a variety of SEO tools (Ahrefs, SEMRush, etc.)
  • Identify and execute on technical site optimizations
  • Support digital PR teams to improve output quality and yield
  • Constantly stay abreast on new SEO developments, knowledge and analysis


What Your Resume Shows

  • 1-3 years of experience in an analytical field, such as financial analysis or accounting
  • Demonstrated experience with Excel and Google Sheets
  • Comfortable with large data sets and data analysis
  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience in Analytics, Marketing, Business or related field
  • Track record of thriving in fast-paced and often changing environment


The Package

Base salary and performance-based bonus commensurate with experience. As a member of the Three Ships platform, you have access to competitive benefits, including health, 401k, a monthly wellness stipend for house cleaning, gym membership, grocery delivery or massages, mobile reimbursement, and an office stocked with snacks, coffee and just about every other beverage you can imagine.

All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other discriminatory factors. Please note that we do not provide immigration sponsorship for this role. All offers are subject to a background check.