Mid SEO Specialist (remote)

Here at Ruby Digital we’re always looking for talented people to work with. If you’re passionate about digital marketing and committed to furthering your career in an agency that’s equally committed to helping you realize your full potential, then we’d like to hear from you!

Come make history with the brightest, most curious people from every discipline. We’ve only just begun.


(When you apply, please include the words “I want to work for Ruby Digital because …” in your cover letter and explain the exact reasons that you have. Any applicants that do not include this will not be considered.)

Correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

About us

Ruby Digital is a small but mighty multi-award-winning digital marketing agency near Century City, Cape Town.

We specialize in SEO, Paid Media, Web Development, Content Marketing and more to create meaningful, predictable growth for SMEs, B2B companies, and enterprises in various industries.

We are an effective and dynamic team passionate about educating, growing and moving the digital industry forward.

About you

We’re looking for a humble, hungry, and smart mid SEO specialist to join our growing team. 

You will be a great fit if:

  • You keep up-to-date with the latest news and insights from the SEO industry
  • You’re familiar with tools like Semrush, Ahrefs, Screaming Frog and Analytics
  • You show up on time, pay attention to details, think on your feet, ask for help when you need it, and consistently demonstrate respect for others
  • You have a fast internet connection!
  • You have your own laptop

About the role

Ruby Digital is looking for a mid SEO specialist to join our Cape Town-based team. You will work on a diverse range of clients, delivering measurable return on investment and organic growth. You will work alongside other SEO specialists, developers, social media managers and content writers to optimize the online presence of these clients.

Ruby Digital is a great place to work, with flexi-hours and the ability to do interesting work with varied clients.


  • Conduct keyword research, onsite SEO optimizations, competitor analyses and technical audits for client websites
  • Devise strategies and campaigns to help our clients achieve their organic goals
  • Monitor campaign success on Google Analytics and keyword rank trackers
  • Create reports, and present those reports to clients when necessary, to demonstrate monthly return on investment 
  • Work under pressure and be fully adaptable to the ever-changing world of SEO

Attributes & Requirements

  • Passion for digital marketing and SEO
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Curiosity about anything and everything SEO
  • Awesome organizational skills
  • A willingness to take ownership of the work
  • Hard work ethic
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Word/Google Docs and Excel/Google Sheets)
  • Experience in an agency environment 
  • Valid South African drivers licence and own transport
  • Your own laptop/Desktop computer


Diploma Level Education and 2 years experience in an agency environment


  • Remote working position
  • Flexible work schedule 
  • Client and employee referral incentive programs
  • Retirement Annuity contribution
  • Weekly virtual braais

Job Type: Permanent (3 month probation)

How to apply

Simply submit the position you're applying for, your personal details, your CV and cover letter on this form and we will be in touch.

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