SEM/SEO Marketing Analyst

Los Angeles, California, United States | Digital Marketing Department | COVID-19 remote


Viking Cruises' growing team is seeking talented people to build a company that helps our guests find and enjoy the world's premier travel experiences while exploring the world in comfort. If you're the kind of person who obsesses over details, thrives in a collaborative environment, and jumps at the opportunity to take on new challenges, Viking Cruises may be the place for you.

We are currently recruiting for a Analyst, SEM/SEO Marketing to join the Marketing team in the Woodland Hills, CA office.

This hands-on role is responsible for measuring the success and effectiveness of large-scale SEM and SEO campaigns. This role requires an analytical mindset and a relentless drive to optimize campaigns for maximum efficiency and effectiveness.  This individual will be a key component in the improvement and growth of our team’s performance within a dynamic and ever-changing environment. To be successful in this role you must be data-driven, innovative, adaptable, and resourceful.


  • Accurately report on and analyze SEM & SEO campaign performance data and provide actionable insights for optimization.
  • Assist in execution, coordination, a/b/n testing, and troubleshooting of large-scale, multi-million-dollar SEM campaigns.
  • Produce recurrent (daily/weekly/etc.) SEM & SEO reporting.
  • Interface cross-functionally with customer database, analytics, yield, and technology teams, as well as 3<sup>rd</sup> party vendors, to streamline reporting and targeting.
  • Work closely with broader digital marketing and media buying team to understand and help attribute cross-channel performance drivers.
  • Ad hoc reporting and campaign optimization as determined by evolving business needs.


  • BA/BS degree required, preferably in a quantitative field.  
  • 6 months - 2 years of digital marketing experience, preferably SEM & SEO.
  • 1+ years of data analysis experience.
  • Must be well-versed in MS Excel and some understanding of SQL.
  • Experience with analytics platforms, such as Google Analytics/Adobe preferred.
  • Analytically-minded, with the ability to develop creatively as well.
  • Excellent communication and project management skills.
  • Self-starter, yet a team player, with a strong work ethic, and a strong desire to learn.
  • Familiarity with bid management tools, such as Marin/Kenshoo/DoubleClick is a plus.
  • Previous experience in marketing in Travel industry is a plus.
  • Attention to detail, bordering on obsessiveness.

Top Tier Benefits

  • Excellent Medical/Dental/Vision benefits
  • 401k with company annual match
  • Transportation reimbursement
  • Paid training
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Travel and cruise rewards  
  • Discounted theater, theme park and movie tickets
  • Employee wellness program
  • Gym membership

About Viking 

Viking is celebrating its 25<sup>th</sup> anniversary.  With a fleet of 70+ River ships cruising over 30 itineraries across 34 countries, Viking Cruises is the largest, most award-winning company in the industry. In 2015 Viking expanded into Ocean cruising and now have 6 Ocean ships in operation, with 6 more ships coming soon.  In 2020 we announced the launch of Viking Expeditions and Viking Mississippi, significantly expanding the company’s growth potential.  Visit to learn more.

The work culture at Viking Cruises is entrepreneurial, with a focus on small teams, a strong preference for action, results, and constant improvement.  Join us as we shape the future of world travel while building a world-class marketing organization.