Job Type: SEO consultant

Job Type: SEO consultant

Ayudante offers user-centric SEO consulting services that always keep up with the latest industry trends and technological advancements. As our business grows, we are actively searching for passionate SEO specialists to join us.

We value candidates who are curious, proactive, and love to dive deep into understanding sites and data from a user’s perspective. We believe fostering deep connections with clients and knowing their users well is the key to long-lasting, trust-based partnerships.

Joining Ayudante means being at the cutting edge of SEO, with endless opportunities to grow your knowledge. Moreover, through activities like authoring books, contributing to SEO news sites & blogs, and speaking at events & conferences, you will significantly enhance your visibility as an SEO consultant.

Ayudante is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We currently have 8 consultants and engineers who come from a wide range of countries and regions: Russia, Venezuela, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Mainland China, India, Canada, and the UK.

About the Role

Our approach varies with the type of website we’re working on. For example, for e-commerce sites, we begin with a comprehensive site audit to identify challenges, followed by enhancements to site structure, category optimization, and UI design reviews, etc. Should technical issues arise, our engineers step in to collaborate. Additionally, we provide SEO assistance for site renewals, content strategy support, and content briefs for content marketing initiatives. In each SEO project, we team up with project coordinators and engineers to help our clients succeed in organic search.

Our SEO analyses use tools like Google Analytics, Search Console, etc., offering you the chance to acquire and hone the skills needed for comprehensive site analysis.

If you’re new to SEO, you will begin your journey as an assistant under the guidance of an experienced SEO consultant, engaging in various projects over approximately a year. This is designed to equip you with a thorough understanding of SEO consulting. Upon completion of the training period, you will be well-prepared to manage projects independently as a consultant.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year experience in SEO
  • Business-level Japanese communication skills (JLPT N1 or above)
  • Basic knowledge of digital marketing
  • Microsoft Office (PowerPoint/Excel/Word) skills
  • Experience with HTML (minimum 1 year experience in website management or marketing)
  • Experience with user behavior tools such as heatmaps
  • Basic knowledge of Google Search Console

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year experience in PPC
  • Minimum 1 year experience in Google Analytics
  • Experience with web design and web development
  • Fluent in English
  • Experience with front-end web development, especially JavaScript

Working Conditions

Kojimachi Central Building 6F, 2 Chome−2-4 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083 Japan
The closest stations are Hanzomon Station (1 min by walk) and Kojimachi Station (4 mins by walk).
*Ayudante transitioned to a hybrid working model in March 2022. Employees can work from home for up to 4 days a week (minimum 1 day at the office). Assistants are required to work at the office during their training period.

Working Hours:
9 hours per day (including 1 hour break) We offer a flexible schedule, allowing you to start as late as 11 am. If you prefer to start early, you have the option to finish early as well.
*Working overtime is not recommended.

Job Contract:Full-Time Permanent

Annual Base Salary Range:4,000,000 yen – 10,000,000 yen 
*Depends on experience

Holidays and Vacations:
– Weekends off (Saturdays and Sundays)
– Public holidays, year-end and New Year holidays, annual leave, leave for personal matters (bereavement, weddings, and parental leave)
Employees will be granted 10 days of annual leave after 6 months of work, increasing to 20 days per year thereafter.

Perks & Benefits

  • Full social insurance
    Health insurance is provided by Kanto IT Software Health Insurance Society.
  • In case of disaster or medical/injury leave (up to 3 months), we ensure salary compensation in addition to health insurance benefits.
  • Child allowance provided for children up to 17 years old
  • An established Rules of Employment (since we have over 25 employees)
  • Maternity leave (98 days)
  • Choose and use your preferred laptop (provided by the company)
    Let’s Note and VAIO are popular among the teams. AC adapters for home use are provided upon request.
    *A Windows laptop is required for non-developers due to the need to exchange documents with clients and within the company.
  • The office is equipped with monitors (24+ inches), Okamura Baron ergonomic chairs, and personal cabinets.
  • A Tesla Model Y is available as a company car. Employees can borrow it for free at any time.
  • Housing support available (deposit and gift money)
  • Free Japanese lessons
  • Visa sponsorship is available for qualified international candidates.

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