Lead Link Builder
Lead our link building department on the search for the Internet’s best links. Top Internet marketing firm Portent, Inc. seeks a talented link-builder with a hunger for opportunity hunting and a thirst for World Wide Web wandering. A great candidate must have proven link building experience and basic SEO knowledge. We’re looking for a self-motivated, team player who works well under pressure and with little supervision.
- Knowledge of successful link building tactics
- Experience with link request campaigns through email and social media
- Understanding of how links support SEO efforts
- Passion for online public relations and outreach
- Any professional writing experience a plus
- Degree in Marketing or Communications preferred
- Proficient in Excel
- Attention to detail
- Intellectually curious
- Web savvy
- Compelling communicator
- Outrageously organized
Primary responsibilities include managing link building tactics, establishing quality links by reaching out to bloggers, and identifying strategic sites to acquire links.
The chosen candidate will spend their day hunting for opportunities, reaching out to sites, building relationships with bloggers and working with the copywriting team to develop strategies. Maintaining relationships and informing sites of client promotions is a critical component of this role. We’re seeking a meticulous record keeper, proficient in Excel and incredibly determined despite the word, “no.” Well-rounded writing will be required (friendly humorous writing one day and serious the next). The right candidate will be able to comprehensively report findings (using cool tools) and think up innovative ways to get links.
How to Apply to Portent
Please don’t call. We’re Internet people. Email your resume and a cover letter that includes a one-sentence pitch as to why you should join our team to: Jaelithe@portent.com.
Successful applicants will go through a brief phone screening before an in-office interview.
Flexible schedule, full medical/vision, casual dress environment, and valuable training/learning opportunity in an important and growing field of Internet marketing.
About Portent Interactive:
Like a clever viral ad, our Internet marketing agency provides an atmosphere of zealous strategy and unwavering wit. We’re driven experts devoted to delivering top-notch work and learning top-notch skills. Our ideal candidate thrives in a choose-your-own adventure environment where each day is different, and where you are free (and encouraged) to customize your work experience. Why not work in a place where your advancement is determined by your initiative?