Are you a local search expert?

Are you looking for an awesome new opportunity?

If yes then come & join BrightLocal....we're looking for a knowledgable, inspiring & articulate local expert to take on the role of 'Local Search Evangelist'!

Here is what you need to know -

Overview

This is a unique role for someone who has a deep understanding & passion for local digital marketing & local search in particular.

This is essentially a brand marketing role with an objective of making BrightLocal more useful, well known, respected & significant within the local search industry.

As our ‘Local Search Evangelist’ you are tasked with keeping BrightLocal and our customers informed & ahead of the curve on developments in search marketing practices.

You will conduct research & analyse the findings, produce informative content, build bridges with other local search experts & attend local search events as both a speaker & exhibitor.

You will report directly into the CEO but will be able to work autonomously to deliver on responsibilities & objectives.

Responsibilities

  • Manage BrightLocal research & content marketing strategy
  • Devise & conduct frequent, innovative studies & research into local marketing
  • Publish findings & insightful analysis on BrightLocal.com
  • Share your opinions & research findings on 3rd party sites
  • Participate in relevant online discussions, meet-ups & webinars
  • Coordinate & manage annual ‘InsideLocal’ webinar series
  • Represent BrightLocal at relevant conferences & events – as speaker, panellist or exhibitor
  • Foster close relationships & collaborate with other local search experts
  • Adv

ise our Enterprise customers on local search strategy & tactics


Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years working in a local search focused role
  • Detailed knowledge of local online marketing theory, strategies & issues
  • Practical experience implementing digital marketing campaigns for local-orientated businesses
  • Clear & demonstrable passion for innovation & research in marketing
  • Excellent content writing skills – creative, analytical & concise
  • Strong verbal communication & confident public speaker



‘Global’ Role

BrightLocal are based in the UK (near Brighton) but 90% of our customers are located in North America.

This role requires close working with UK marketing & support teams and our US based customers. It also involves attending conferences & events in North America.

This role can be based out of our UK office or a work-from-home position. The ideal candidate will be based in the UK or North America but we will consider applicants from all countries.

About BrightLocal

BrightLocal.com is a SaaS provider (Software as a Service) who specialize in providing SEO tools & services for local marketing agencies and freelancers.

We have over 10,000 regular customers using our software/services and are growing at 25% y-on-y. We currently sell our services in 10 countries and will be rolling out services to new countries in 2016.

We have 65 staff located in 3 offices in Lewes (UK), Kiev (Ukraine) & Mindanao (Philippines).

Salary & Application Details

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