SEO Manager NEW
Chicago, IL
Full Time
Job Description

envisionit is an award winning creative digital agency that specializes in driving exponential growth for our clients through digital solutions that build relationships. It’s a place where you can see your work out in the world and understand its true impact, instead of being looped in endless revisions until the original vision is lost. We are a high-energy, tight-knit bunch of seriously talented people who genuinely like each other, have high expectations, and work hard for the collective success.

As a SEO Manager, you’ll work alongside the industry’s best and brightest while having the opportunity to create your own impact for the agency.

Why you’re the right person for the role:

  • You live and breathe SEO and gain energy from innovating within the channel
  • You thrive on results-driven successes across your organic programs
  • You’re comfortable being a key player in multi-channel digital programs
  • You’re a master at explaining performance to internal and client stakeholders, taking time to educate and provide actionable insights
  • You enjoy client facing and the chance to explain and defend your recommendations
  • You enjoy the details and are always ensuring the highest quality of work across programs
  • You’re a leader by nature, and demonstrate a solutions-oriented approach to solving challenges, even under tight deadlines
  • You’re an energetic and collaborative team player who has the ability to inspire others


A brief POV on the role:

My experience and wisdom makes me the agency’s subject matter expert on all things SEO. I provide tangible plans for my clients’ programs to expand their organic footprint. I provide guidance to SEO strategists, leading by example, and I am always looking for ways to elevate the agency’s offering. I am personally accountable for the overall performance of each of the SEO clients I am assigned to. My reporting is accurate and tells a clear “performance story” for clients. I’m passionate about my craft and am always looking for new opportunities to drive results.”


  • Leverage data and competitive assessments to develop strategic SEO roadmaps, identifying short and long-term opportunities for growth
  • Lead clients’ ongoing organic search strategies, and work with specialists as necessary on development and implementation
  • Work alongside the development team to implement “best in class” SEO for new websites and redesign projects
  • Act as the agency’s SEO evangelist, always innovating while mitigating risk for our clients with respect to their organic efforts
  • Accountable for the day-to-day optimization of assigned accounts
  • Own and communicate program performance to clients
  • Work alongside Analytics in creating reporting structure and measurement
  • Provide expertise and education to agency and clients
  • Add to the agency’s intellectual capital through case studies, blog posts, whitepapers and POVs


  • 4+ post-internship years of experience in SEO
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong experience with Google Analytics, Search Console, and third party tools (e.g. Moz, SEMRush, BrightEdge, etc.)
  • Knowledge and experience with leveraging PPC data for organic search
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Experience working with various CMS platforms
  • Attention to detail with the ability to manage projects from beginning to end
  • Ability to think strategically and work independently
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and meet aggressive goals and timelines
  • Experience with both B2B and B2C is preferred


Salary will be commensurate with experience. And our benefits are pretty sweet, too.

Due to the high volume of applicants, we are not currently accepting phone calls about employment opportunities. Please visit our website to learn more about envisionit:

envisionit is an equal opportunity employer and works in compliance with both federal and state laws. Qualified candidates will be considered for employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

envisionit. Enjoy your agency.™

Minimum Education: No Minimum

Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

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