SEO Internship

Who We Are:

Since 2009, Single Grain has been dedicated to driving persistent growth for remarkable companies. We’ve worked with Series A start-ups to tech giants and enterprises, such as Uber, Amazon, and Salesforce. Our expertise is in paid media, paid social, SEO, and content marketing.

We have a blog, two podcasts, and a YouTube channel as a testament to our digital marketing expertise. The podcasts hosted by our CEO, Eric Siu, called Marketing School and Leveling Up amass over 1.5 million downloads/month. We speak at conferences as well as host our own, our blog sees over 350,000 visitors/month, and the Leveling UpYouTube channel has 55,000 subscribers and counting. It’s our mission to level up every human by educating and moving the marketing industry forward.

Check out our Careers page for a video on our company culture and values by our CEO.

Who You Are:

We are seeking a highly motivated SEO Intern to join our team remotely. This internship offers a valuable opportunity to gain hands-on experience and insight into the world of search engine optimization (SEO). As an SEO Intern, you will work closely with our experienced SEO specialists to support various initiatives aimed at improving our clients’ online visibility and performance.

Please put ‘SEO is cool‘ in the headline of your application or you will not be considered.

  • You are aware of SEO fundamentals
  • You aren’t discouraged by closed doors, but rather motivated by them
  • You are an independent thinker who loves to work out problems on your own, but is comfortable asking for guidance when it’s needed before too much time has been wasted
  • You are improvement obsessed, with a passion for continuous learning and betterment of yourself and your craft
  • You are reliable, not just in reference to being self-motivated but also in making sure you are managing your work/life balance to the best degree possible
  • You are open to different opinions and willing to challenge yourself


  • Assist in conducting keyword research to identify strategic opportunities for organic search traffic growth.
  • Collaborate with the content team to optimize website content for search engines and user experience.
  • Learn and apply on-page optimization techniques, including meta tags, headings, and internal linking strategies.
  • Support the implementation of technical SEO best practices, such as site audits, error resolution, and schema markup.
  • Monitor and analyze website performance using tools like Google Analytics and Google Search Console.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, algorithm changes, and emerging SEO practices to contribute fresh ideas and insights.

You will be a great fit if:

  • You enjoy being part of a team
  • You are a clear and respectful communicator
  • You are eager to grow your SEO knowledge


  • Pursuing or recently completed a degree in Marketing, Communications, Business, or a related field.
  • Strong interest in digital marketing and search engine optimization.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a remote team environment.
  • Proficiency in using SEO tools (e.g., SEMrush, Moz, Ahrefs) is a plus.
  • Prior experience with HTML/CSS and content management systems (e.g., WordPress) is desirable but not required.


  • Gain practical experience and skills in the dynamic field of SEO.
  • Collaborate with industry professionals and expand your professional network.
  • Flexible remote work environment with opportunities for growth and development.
  • Receive mentorship and guidance from experienced SEO specialists.
  • Potential for future career opportunities within the company.
  • $20/hour