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21/10 Sangeetha Priya
Manager - Talent Acquisition - Tech & Products at Vedantu

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Vedantu - Manager - Search Engine Optimization (6-8 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 858003

Responsibilities - What to expect from the role?

- The candidate is expected to help formulate strategy with the SEO head and drive execution across a designated BU (Business Unit)

- Manage a team of 15+ people comprising of team lead, content writers, etc. sometimes working with agencies

- Finding areas to grow traffic via competition research and analysis, content gaps, etc.

- Achieving high keyword ranks on SERP and maintaining those ranks

- Ensuring creation of high quality engaging content for users

- Building work and output trackers/reports; taking data from several sources and assimilating them to derive actionable insights

- Keeping up to date with the latest industry developments, news, tools, etc.

- Keeping an eye out on trending relevant topics for quick content creation

- Working under pressure and changing environment while still adhering to timelines


- Proven record of developing and executing innovative SEO campaigns

- Strong knowledge of popular SEO Tools (Google Search Console, Google Analytics, SEMrush, Ahrefs, etc.)

- Analytical mind-set and proficiency in MS Excel (Basic formulas, vlookup, hlookup, xlookup, etc.)

- On-page SEO such as Keyword research, meta tags, SEO site architecture, internal linking

- SEO Technical analysis such as improving page speed, solving mobile usability errors.

- Complete and detailed website audits

- Basic knowledge of off-page SEO and Content Marketing

Required Skill-set:

- Excellent team management, planning, analytical and organizational skills.

- Ability to prioritize and manage changing requirements and short timelines, as well as multiple overlapping projects simultaneously.

- Strong written and oral communication skills.

- Self-motivated, with a well-developed ability to grasp assignments and execute them from inception to completion.

Qualification :

- 6 - 8 years of SEO experience

- Background of preferred candidates

- Experience in edtech, travel, content focused start-ups

- Experience in International SEO

Background of preferred candidates:

- Experience in edtech, travel, content focused start-ups

- Experience in International SEO

About Vedantu

Vedantu innovations Pvt ltd, a pioneer in LIVE online tutoring, have achieved a prolific success with a learner base of 2.2M. Vedantu introduced Live online teaching & learning to India in 2014 and has been pioneering in space through multiple innovations.

The platform WAVE: India's first and only patented, revolutionary, interactive LIVE online learning platform has been created after multiple years of deep research and experimentation in the field of Live online teaching & Learning. Wave uses AI (Artificial Intelligence) and ML (Machine Learning) to personalise teaching and learning for each child and is designed to make the Live class extremely engaging and fun. At the heart of Wave platform are algorithms for which we have been granted an extremely powerful and comprehensive IP Patent in the US for - Measuring the Effectiveness of An Interactive Online Learning System.

The biggest USP, besides it's own patented platform are the quality Master Teachers. We have 1000+ teachers who have taught more than 1 Million hours to 40,000+ students spread across 1000+ cities from 30+ countries. Founded by IITian friends Vamsi Krishna (CEO & Co-Founder), Pulkit Jain (Co-Founder & Head of Product) and Anand Prakash (Co-Founder & Head of Academics) have been teachers themselves with over 13 years of teaching experience, have taught and helped over 10,000 students for a better future.

Vedantu caters to 1st grade to 12th grade and prepares for school exams, competitive examinations and co-curricular courses as well.

Additional Details on Vedantu

Vedantu is the second venture in education by Vamsi Krishna, Anand Prakash and Pulkit Jain. Their first venture in education, Lakshya was an offline coaching class for JEE opened in Patiala, 2006. The successful venture was acquired by a listed company Mahesh Tutorial in 2012. As part of Lakshya the founders taught and mentored more than 10,000 students and trained more than 200+ teachers

- Website:

- Youtube Introduction: How LIVE teaching works at Vedantu

- Recent Interview by Vamsi: YourStory: Vedantu's journey to becoming the second most valued

EdTech startup in India

- TedX talk by Vamsi: Everyone is a teacher! | Vamsi Krishna | TEDxWalledCity

Other articles for reference:

- CB Insights: 50 Future Unicorns

- Forbes India: How Vedantu became India's second most valued ed-tech firm

- Forbes India: The huge investment opportunity in Edtech

- YourStory: Pursuing impact at scale in the Indian education space

- Business World: Vedantu Organise 3 Day Revision Camp From 20th To 22nd Feb

- Business World: Vedantu's Usage Soars During Coronavirus Pandemic

- Inc42: India's Hike, Meesho, Vedantu Emerge As 2019's Best Apps On Google Play

- BuzzInContent: Vedantu's #21DaysLearningChallenge garners more than 40 million views on Instagram

Awards and Recognition:

- Vedantu: CNBC Young Turks 2016

- TedX Delhi Speaker on Education

- Vedantu: KINSES (Kaisen & Insead & NYU Stern Education Symposium)) 2016 EduAwards

- Vedantu: DNA & Stars 8th Innovative Education Awards on - Best Organization to Develop Technology For Education-

- Vedantu: 5th ELETS World Education Summit award 2015

- Vedantu: 'Best Education Startup' by Indian Startup Entrepreneurship & Disruptive Innovation Awards 2015

- Vedantu: Sutra HR: Featured as one of the Top 100 Startups to Watch in 2016

- Lakshya: TATA-NEN Hottest startup award in 2010

- Lakshya: FYSE Top 100 startups in South East A

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