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SEO Specialist

Company: CJ Pony Parts
Location: Charlottesville
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

CJ Pony Parts is looking for a full-time SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Specialist to join our growing search marketing team! This is an entry-level role where you will learn SEO best practices. Successful candidates will be responsible for on-page SEO at an Inc. 5000 company that specializes in the sale of Ford Mustang performance and restoration parts.

The SEO Specialist's responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Learning Search Engine Optimization (SEO) skills and best practices then applying them to business tasks.
  • Fully understanding business objectives and being able to translate these objectives into action plans.
  • Learning keyword research tactics and applying them to improve organic traffic.
  • Communicating with other departments to ensure joint strategic marketing objectives are in step with SEO activity.
  • Daily monitoring of one-site SEO factors.
  • Utilizing SEO tools such as Google Analytics, Search Console, SEMRush and Ahrefs.
  • Recommending and executing on-page SEO changes to improve organic rankings for targeted keywords.
  • Constantly researching the latest tools and techniques in web marketing.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • A completed bachelors degree from an accredited university in a related field or sufficient work experience.
  • Ability to learn and strong work ethic. You will receive a wide range of training starting on your first day.
  • Critical thinking skills. Search engines change daily and the strategies that worked yesterday might not work today.
  • The ideal candidate wants to be the best at their job. They set lofty goals and constantly seek to improve themselves.
  • High character. Company culture is important to us.
  • Technical knowledge. You should be familiar with e-commerce and have a pulse on the latest and greatest of the online world.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Understanding of internet marketing business models and metrics.

Bonus Points:

  • Basic knowledge of search engine optimization and pay-per-click advertising.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML, CSS or Javascript.
  • Enthusiasm about the car/truck industry.


  • Competitive salary
  • Exciting work environment (we put our ping pong and foosball table to good use)
  • Sit/stand desk
  • Lots of coffee and espresso
  • Cereal bar
  • Very affordable medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Company-paid training and continuing education opportunities
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Flexible work hours
  • Company-paid holidays

Who are we?

Founded in 1985 by two friends and their passion for driving a cool, classic Mustang, CJ Pony Parts is all about the love of automotive restoration and performance hobby. Our ongoing mission: The improvement of the automotive communities' ability to enjoy their hobby is accomplished with an easy-to-use and function-rich website backed by some of the best professional automotive enthusiasts in the business who work 24/7 to ensure the best quality and customer service!

Our culture is critical to our success and is based on our Core Values of Teamwork, Respect, Customer Service, Integrity, and Innovation. We are passionate about what we do and value positivity. Sound interesting? If you're ready to work for a company who values your skills and what you can bring to the table, please submit your resume today!

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. CJ Pony Parts is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Keywords: CJ Pony Parts, Charlottesville , SEO Specialist, Other , Charlottesville, Virginia

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