GorillaDesk: Junior Local SEO Specialist

Headquarters: Florida
URL: http://www.gorilladesk.com


GorillaDesk is a field service software to easily streamline growing service businesses. Our product has achieved 100% product-market fit, and we're proud to lead the way in our industry with hundreds of positive reviews. As part of our core values, we believe in Tinker, Integrity, Growth, Empathy, and Remarkable (TIGER) principles, which guide our daily operations and shape our company culture.

We are seeking a Junior Local SEO Specialist to help us manage and generate more phone calls & leads for our Customers (Home Service Businesses) - All using white-hat local SEO strategies.


  1. Assist in executing local search engine optimization via a strong understanding of local SEO strategies and local best practices for on-page, off-page, and technical optimizations.
  2. Assist in maintaining, monitoring, and supporting a Google My Business and Bing Places Profiles portfolio.  This includes but is not limited to, staying up to date on all Google My Business guidelines, citation management, reporting, and more.
  3. Closely collaborate with the web development team to ensure local SEO best practices are properly followed on client sites and Google My Business profiles.
  4. Implement Review and Reputation Management recommendations.
  5. Ensure regular GMB posts are published for all clients periodically without fail.
  6. Run quarterly audits to assess the overall Local SEO campaign health for portfolio clients.
  7. Take responsibility for ongoing local SEO, including on-page, GMB profile optimization, and more, to improve local keyword rankings in major search engines and the Local SEO Strategy as a whole.
  8. File reinstatement claims for suspended listings.
  9. Monitor weekly performance metrics with SEO tools such as Google Analytics, Google Business Profile insights, and others.


  1. The ideal candidate for this role has 3+ years of Local SEO experience (experience working for Local SEO agencies will be preferred).
  2. A team player who is an excellent storyteller is self-driven and has a problem-solving mindset. 
  3. Experience using SEO tools such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Google My Business. Experience with BrightLocal & Yext would be a plus.
  4. Strong reporting skills are needed to track and report progress - activities done, status, weekly rankings, and ranking changes. 
  5. Effective time management skills with an ability to prioritize and hit weekly/monthly activities.
  6. Open to learning, adapting, innovating, and embracing change
  7. Self-starter, very detail-oriented, and the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  8. Ability to prioritize and effectively escalate issues as needed while understanding the impact.

  1. Opportunity to work in a fast-growing Local SEO Marketing Services Provider for Home Services Businesses.
  2. You'll have access to the most advanced SEO and project management tools, including Brightlocal, Yext, Google Search Console, Monday, and more.


To apply: https://weworkremotely.com/remote-jobs/gorilladesk-junior-local-seo-specialist