SEO Specialist

At Helcim

Helcim is looking for a knowledgeable SEO Specialist to join our Marketing Team. The ideal candidate is somebody who can step in and make an immediate impact by implementing a research-oriented approach to strengthening our organic sales channel. They will be joining an already strong content creation team and working within the Marketing Team to provide guidance and leadership to strategically produce and enhance content that impacts organic acquisition. 

Typical Duties

  • Identify, implement, and test various techniques for search engine marketing and website layouts 
  • Serve as a liaison between creative content creation and technical optimization 
  • Monitor website and user flows to continually suggest improvements and opportunities to streamline and optimize
  • Implementing and maintaining an effective backlinking strategy
  • Regular monitoring of target keyword rankings as well as competitor keywords
  • Conducting frequent and consistent competitor keyword research
  • Working within the marketing team with content creators, data analytics, and other resources to ensure alignment across all relevant SEO channels  


  • Proactive problem-solver and a decision-maker, with the ability to prioritize and develop relevant and engaging content
  • Working knowledge of HTML and other coding languages pertaining to technical SEO
  • In-depth knowledge of keyword research
  • Solid understanding of SEO copywriting, internal and external link-building

Why Helcim?

Helcim is a payment processor that gives small and medium sized businesses a better way to accept debit and credit cards. Thousands of merchants across Canada and the US choose Helcim for their payment needs because of our excellent customer service and innovative software solutions. We ranked number 91 on the Globe and Mail’s 2019 list of Canada’s Top 400 Growing Companies, and we have big plans to redefine the payments industry. To accomplish this, we need a talented team of people who are passionate about working in fintech.


At Helcim we build teams of engaged, caring and intelligent people. In return we provide an environment where you’ll be excited to come to work each day and tackle challenges with your colleagues. As part of our team you’ll receive amazing benefits including a competitive salary, paid health benefits, stock options and generous vacation time. You’ll also enjoy company provided snacks and team lunches to keep yourself fueled and the opportunity to recharge and connect with your team members at company social events.


We invest a lot of time and energy imagining and creating a company and culture that encourages discussion, the trade of ideas, and the execution of amazing products and services. We’re friendly and collaborative, working together to achieve big goals. If you want to join our team and feel you can contribute to the growth and success of our company - we want to hear from you!


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If you would like to be considered for this position, please use the link below to submit your Resume and Cover Letter through the "Apply for this Job" button. Please address your Cover Letter to Helcim Human Resources.