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Job Title: Jr. SEO Specialist (Remote-Friendly)

Company: Webstaurant Store, Inc.

WebstaurantStore, the web’s largest restaurant supply company, is looking for a full-time Junior SEO Specialist to enrich our world-class search marketing team in this dynamic, fast-growing company. The Junior SEO Specialist will be responsible for working across departments on the development, execution, and especially the promotion of new content and features to increase external backlinks, grow organic website traffic, improve user engagement, and lift revenue. 

What you will be doing: 

  • Monitor referral traffic to our site and understand the properties who are sending us traffic.   

  • Investigate and analyze the link-building, content, and SEO strategies of our competitors. 

  • Monitor our backlink profile for anomalies, relationship building opportunities, and SEO opportunities. 

  • Learn and utilize advanced search techniques to identify potential link opportunities. 

  • Monitor technical aspects of our internal and external URLs, such as indexation, crawlability, nofollow, etc. 

  • Work closely with SEO Analysts on special projects related to outreach. 

  • Stay on the forefront of current off-page SEO best practice

We hope to grow our team with someone who has: 

  • A strong work ethic. Junior SEO Specialist does not have a daily agenda. They set their own goals and seek opportunities to bring more traffic to our massive e-commerce site. 

  • Critical thinking. Search engine algorithms change daily, so our strategies must be flexible as well. As a result, we need a curious individual who loves to dive in, experiment, and discern which strategies work best right now. 

  • Passion. The ideal candidate wants to be the best at their job and is driven by working in a competitive industry where the numbers do not lie. They set lofty goals and constantly seek to improve themselves. They are also obsessed with staying up-to-date on the latest developments in our field.

  • Communication. Success as a Junior SEO specialist relies not only on output but the ability to clearly communicate your findings and goals to other stakeholders. The ideal candidate is well-spoken and able to talk confidently about their work. 

  • Technical Acumen. The ideal candidate should be experienced with e-commerce technologies and best practices for working with remote teams. 

Preferred skills: 

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.   

  • Prior experience with search engine optimization, link-building, and outreach reporting.  

  • Familiarity with Google Search ConsoleGoogle Analyticsand DataStudio 

  • Working knowledge of recognized SEO toolsets such as: Screaming Frog, SEMRushAhrefs, Majestic, or Moz 

  • Basic knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, CSS, structured data schemas, and encodings. 

Sound interesting? 

Submit your resume today and take the first step towards a fulfilling and dynamic career at WebstaurantStore! 

We offer highly competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental insurance, wellness programs, gym membership reimbursement, and a 401k with company match.

Work Details:  

This role can be based in either one of our offices (Lititz, PA or Tampa, FL) or remoteIf you're searching for a full-time, permanent work-at-home career, we’ve got an opportunity for you to join our fast-growing team! 

To qualify for a remote position, candidates must have:  

  • Access to a reliable and secure high-speed internet connection. Cable or fiber internet connections (at least 25mbps download/10mbps upload) are preferred, as satellite connections often cannot support the technologies used by WebstaurantStore to perform day-to-day tasks. 

  • Access to a home router and modem. 

  • A dedicated home office space that is noise and distraction-free. The space should have strong wireless connection or a wired Ethernet connection (wired connection is preferred, if possible). 

  • A valid, physical address (apartment, suite, etc.); PO Boxes are not supported; as a physical address is required for you to receive your computer equipment. 

  • The desire and ability to work and communicate with other team members via chat, webcam, etc. 

  • Legal residents of the following states: (AL, AZ, AR, DE, FL, GA, KS, KY, MD, MI, MS, NV, NC, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV, WI or WY).


  • Accepting W2 candidates only. 

  • No Relocation Provided. 

  • No H1B’s. 

  • Not accepting candidates with anticipated sponsorship requirements.