Jr SEM Specialist

Location: Akron, OH

Department: Search Marketing

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

OuterBox is looking for a junior-level SEM Specialist to join our Search Marketing Team.  As the Junior SEM Specialist, you will:

  • Build a solid foundation as a marketing professional, and develop the types of skill sets needed to thrive in a career in online marketing
  • Help build existing capabilities to capitalize on industry demand.
  • Help define vision for new offerings to address emerging issues in online and offline advertising
  • Build strong relationships with clients as well as team members across multiple disciplines.
  • Enhance SEM processes by facilitating effective communication across multiple teams to achieve common goals
  • Utilize a variety of skill sets to enhance the quality of SEO, PPC and Marketing campaigns
  • Fuel growth of our Marketing Team internally through increased efficiency and quality assurance

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare new marketing clients for launch of their marketing campaign
  • Aid in monthly tasks needing completion for current marketing clients
  • Assist the VP Online Marketing with tasks pertaining to the launch, continuation, and quality assurance of SEO, PPC, and Marketing Retainers
  • Participate in Marketing Team meetings with all team members to bring attention to any untapped opportunities or trends
  • Facilitate communication between Marketing Team members and other teams to ensure smooth and quick completion of tasks involving other groups
  • Enhance our current offerings and processes by researching new tools and developments in the marketing world

Job Requirements

  • Basic understanding of SEO and SEM, and a desire to build skills related to SEO and Marketing
  • Basic knowledge of marketing practices and an eagerness to learn more
  • 2+ years of experience or education in advertising, marketing, analytics, or a related field
  • Ability to work with multiple teams in highly collaborative environments
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and facilitate the completion of deliverables in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, including Word and Excel
  • Experience working in an agency environment is desired


Life at OuterBox is good! We have fun playing games of ping pong, having marshmallow gun fights, and working in a fun atmosphere that feeds our creativity.

  • Salaried Position
  • Group Health Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
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