SEO Specialist

Montel Group is experiencing significant growth, and our further growth ambitions are high. To support this expansion, we are seeking a qualified and experienced SEO Specialist to join our team.

As an SEO Specialist, you will be an integral part of our Growth Team, playing a crucial role in enhancing our brand recognition through optimizing our online presence and increasing our visibility on search engines. You will be responsible for implementing innovative SEO strategies, conducting keyword research, analyzing web traffic metrics, and collaborating with our marketing team to align SEO with overall marketing goals. This role offers a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of our digital growth, directly contributing to the expansion and success of Montel Group in the global market. 

Job Location: Oslo/optional 

Our Marketing department is headquartered in Oslo, conveniently located near Holbergs Plass,  downtown Oslo.  Our workspace is designed to foster collaboration, innovation, and a positive work environment.  However, for this position, physical presence at our office on a regular basis is not required, so candidates located in other European countries will also be considered. 


A typical day will include 


Search Engine Optimization:  

  • Develop and execute an advanced SEO strategy encompassing on-page, off-page, and technical optimizations to improve our website's organic search performance. 

  • Collaborate closely with the content team to ensure all web content is optimized for search engines and aligns with strategic SEO goals. 

Content Optimization: 

  • Lead the development of compelling, SEO-friendly content, including meta tags, headers, and on-page elements, with a focus on improving both user experience and search engine visibility. 

  • Regularly review and update existing content to ensure it aligns with current SEO best practices and industry trends. 

Technical SEO: 

  • Conduct comprehensive technical SEO audits, identifying and resolving issues related to site speed, crawlability, and indexing. 

  • Work closely with our agency to implement technical recommendations and improve website infrastructure for optimal search engine performance. 

Keyword Research and Analysis: 

  • Conduct thorough keyword research using industry-leading tools to identify high-value opportunities for content creation and optimization. 

  • Analyze keyword performance, trends, and competitors to refine targeting strategies and improve overall visibility. 

Data Analysis and Reporting: 

  • Utilize web analytics tools such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and third-party platforms to measure the impact of SEO initiatives. 

  • Generate detailed reports, providing insights into key metrics, traffic sources, and conversion rates, and present findings to relevant stakeholders. 

Link Building and Outreach: 

  • Develop and execute effective link-building strategies to enhance the website's authority and credibility. 

  • Conduct outreach to industry influencers, partners, and relevant websites to secure high-quality backlinks. 


What we are looking for 


Proven Experience: 

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in a dedicated SEO role, demonstrating a track record of successful organic growth for websites. 

Advanced Technical Knowledge: 

  • In-depth understanding of search engine algorithms, ranking factors, and technical SEO best practices. 

  • Proficiency in using SEO tools such as SEMrush, Ahrefs, Moz, or similar platforms. 

Content Expertise: 

  • Strong copywriting skills with the ability to create engaging and optimized content. 

  • Experience developing and optimizing content for various online channels, including blogs, landing pages, and social media. 

Analytical Skills: 

  • Strong analytical mindset with the ability to interpret data, identify trends, and make data-driven decisions. 

  • Experience with A/B testing and other data-driven optimization techniques. 

Collaborative Nature: 

  • Ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams, including content creators, web developers, and marketing teams. 

Continuous Learning: 

  • Proactive in staying updated with industry trends, algorithm changes, and emerging SEO technologies. 


What we offer


  • A competitive salary, negotiable based on experience. 

  • 25 days of annual leave. 

  • Opportunities for career advancement and extensive training. 

  • Flexible working arrangements. 

  • Travel opportunities within Europe. 

  • Regular social activities and events. 

  • Our business language across the group is English. 


About Montel 


Montel, an independent and rapidly growing provider of information to the energy sector, specializes in news, data, and analytics. We are a trusted information source, boasting a dedicated team of over 50 journalists who meticulously cover market developments and more than 30 developers committed to delivering top-notch data to our clients. 

At the forefront of the green transition, Montel plays a pivotal role by equipping companies with essential decision-making tools tailored for the dynamic energy markets. Our clientele encompasses a wide range of entities including large energy consumers, producers, regulators, traders, consultants, authorities, media, and more. 

Since its establishment 30 years ago, Montel has cultivated a distinct, amiable business culture, steeped in the Norwegian ethos of “hyggelig-hyggelig” — a term that reflects our values of generosity and friendliness. 

In 2022, Montel joined forces with Riverside, a renowned global private equity firm. Maintaining co-ownership with its employees and founders, Montel is on an ambitious path of growth. 

Today, Montel proudly employs over 200 staff members across various European offices, offering abundant opportunities for professional development and collaboration with colleagues from different regions. 

Our comprehensive product range includes Energy news, market price data, and various analytics products such as Montel Online, EnAppSys, PriceIT, Energy Quantified, and Energy Brainpool.  For more information, please visit our website 

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