Marianne Vihervuori


Marketing strategist, specialized in SEO & Google Ads


Currently looking for a summer job at marketing or freelance projects preferably in Turku region.

Skills and Certifications.


Skills

Areas of Expertise: Search engine optimization (SEO), Google Ads marketing (previously Google AdWords)
Other knowledge: Digital marketing channels, Marketing strategy, Business development & management, Excessive experience on writing in Finnish & English, Advanced Finnish writing skills & vocabulary through my hobbies, university level Psychology studies, Great communication skills, Experienced at presentations & consultative work, Sales, Entrepreneurship
Coding skills: Intermediate: HTML, Basics: CSS, JavaScript
Software skills (to mention some):
  • Advanced: Google tools (mainly: Ads, Ads Editor, Search Console, My Business, Analytics), Wordpress, MS Office, MOZ Pro, KWFinder, Trello, Slack, Adobe Acrobat
  • Intermediate: Pipedrive, Apple Final Cut Pro
  • Basics: Adobe Photoshop, WIX, Shopify, MAMP

Awards

Semi finalist 2016 Google Online Marketing Challenge AdWords Business, European region.

Additional Professional Courses and Conferences

DMSS Digital Marketing Skill Share 2019 Attendee: I travelled to Indonesia to hear the latest SEO and digital marketing news, to gain internatinal marketing insight and to connect with like-minded passionate top-notch international digital professionals.
OMLIVE SEO & CRO Retreat 2019 Attendee: Learning search engine optimization and conversion optimization from Nils Skattau (CRO) and Izzi Smith (SEO), I spent this intensive week with other professionals in the beautiful island of Bali, Indonesia.
Other Digital Marketing Events and MeetUps: I regularly attend events, like SEO meetups in Finland and abroad. A digital marketer is never done with learning new!

Professional Highlights.


Aug 2018
- Present

SEO & Google Ads Marketing Consultant and Founder Digimonkey, Espoo & Turku, Finland / Remote

Improving the search engine visibility of a variety of companies through SEO & SEA projects and seminars.
My clients vary from small to medium businesses on a wide range of fields. I'm an all-in-one SEO and Google Ads expert with great skills on every SEO field. Lately however, I've focused more on the content side of SEO, also actively attending to the content creation and strategy of my clients. My clients have been especially pleased with the quality of my work, my straight forward communication, many new ideas and impressive results.
  • I execute projects and consult my clients on search engine marketing. This includes search engine optimization and Google Ads search engine marketing campaigns.
  • I plan and execute search engine optimization from keyword research to content creation and planning, technical optimization and link building.
  • I plan, create and manage Google Ads search engine campaigns.
  • Though I officially launched Digimonkey in August 2018, I had started doing small projects for companies already during the Fall 2017 already alongside of my studies.

Sep 2017
- Nov 2017

Hostel Worker Surfing Etxea Hostel, San Sebastián, Spain

Working in a hostel to improve my Spanish
  • I took a break of my studies to work at a hostel in Spain. I learned more about curtomer service, Spanish and English.

Summer 2017

Digital Strategist Sappa, Göteborg, Sweden

Search engine optimization, Google AdWords advertising, creating and executing content strategy
  • Over the 3 summer months, we reached outstanding results. Among other things, Sappa gained nine times more traffic through Google Ads with the customers staying longer at the website.

Jan 2016
- Jan 2017

Sales Manager The Association of Economics Students in Turku - TuKY, Turku, Finland

Together with my team of six, I managed the corporate relations of TuKY student assosiation of over 2000 students.
  • As the leader of Corporate Relations team, I was responsible for partnership with companies. Together with my team we also organised Selling Point Seminar 2016 for students to learn about sales. The event got great feedback and attracted more students than ever before.

Jul 2013
- Aug 2013

Summer Worker / Library Assistant Tapiola Library, City of Espoo, Espoo, Finland

Assisting at librarian tasks
  • I had less than 1 per mill chances of getting this job. Even the smallest odds are no reason to give up.
  • Working alongside librarians imrpoved my skills of finding knowledge online and offline. I also gained experience on customer service and social media management.

Education.


2014
- 2018

B.Sc in Economics and Business AdministrationTurku School of Economics, Turku University, Turku, Finland

Major in Marketing & Minor in Corporate Law
  • Great base knowledge on economics and business administration
  • Deep understanding of marketing and customer behaviour
  • My thesis related to ethical business was graded 4/5
  • Attended Speksti theatre spectical as an actress/singer 2015 and decorator 2017.

2010
- 2013

Olari High SchoolEspoo, Finland

Widely sophisticative education
  • Great results at final exams (English, Finnish, psychology, philosophy, short math, social studies).
  • Activity: Attended national debating competitions, responsible of graduation speach and singing Skyfll by Adele at the graduation ceremony in Fall 2013.