Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines | Full-time | Partially remote


The SEO Lead in the Philippines will work closely with the SEO teams in Europe. He/She will be responsible for tasks such as conducting audits, producing recommendation documents, proposing and implementing optimizations, and providing performance reports. Additionally, a portion of the work will be dedicated to managing the localization of semantic studies and optimizations to adapt to different target markets.

As a lead, the candidate will actively participate in training, supervising, and coordinating a team based in the Philippines. The objective is to enhance the skills of resources in the Philippines and to be able to develop effective strategies, and ensure their implementation.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in SEO, an excellent understanding of search engines, an experience in team management and must also be fluent in English.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the European teams,
    • Pre-sales analysis, pre-audit
    • Semantic audits and localization management
    • Semantic optimizations, recommendations and implementations
    • Technical audit
    • Performance reporting and analysis
    • Regular assessment of the customer website performance
  • Training, supervising, and coordination of the resources in the zone (PH + other in Asia),
  • Task assignment, planning and deadline management,
  • Responsible for the quality of deliverables,
  • Constant SEO / technological watch,
  • Keeping up-to-date with changes and updates to search engine algorithms and SEO practices.


Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of experience in SEO and digital marketing, with at least 2 years of team leader experience,
  • In-depth knowledge of natural referencing techniques, search engine algorithms, and analysis tools (ex : Search Console, Google Analytics, Screaming Frog, Semrush, Ahref/Majestic, Oncrawl/Botify, …),
  • Ability to create dashboard (Office suite, Looker Studio), analyze data and provide recommendations,
  • Ability to manage complex projects and work well in a team,
  • Excellent communication skills,
  • Clear communication skills in English,
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.


Work set-up and working hours:

  • 10:00am - 7:00pm  PHT Monday to Friday
  • Hybrid setup


Working at Datawords Philippines,

  • Competitive Salary
  • Shift incentive
  • Hybrid Allowance
  • Health Insurance Policy with Dental, Optical and ComPsych coverage
  • Learning opportunities
  • Local and International training/business trip opportunities
  • Vacation leave, Sick Leave, Offered Leave, Marriage Leave, Birthday Leave
  • Weekly office snacks
  • Annual Sports fest
  • Annual Team building/Summer outing
  • Fun Halloween and Year-End parties
  • Virtual and Onsite Health and Wellness Programs
  • Onsite Gaming Areas/Lounges
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Fun and Unique Datawords Culture!