SEO Specialist

Location Hoboken, NJ (Fully remote)
Starts ASAP in July, actively interviewing
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate $100K plus 8% yearly bonus potential
Our client, a global learning company, is looking for an SEO Specialist to join their team full-time, fully remote with the option of going onsite to one of their U.S. offices, if desired.

The SEO Specialist will define SEO strategy and implement the tools and approaches through which improvements can be achieved across our clients primary ecommerce sites, regularly reporting to leadership, key stakeholders, and product owners. They will collaborate across the broader Digital Channels teams to help drive SEO-related cultural change within the company, explaining concepts and promoting team-wide best practice behaviors.

SEO Specialist Key Responsibilities
Use analytics data to evaluate SEO, prioritize issues and develop improvement strategies
Look at ways to leveraging SEO across sites
Maximize search engine content discovery
Manage content duplication due to site structure and language
Investigate and improve individual Page/Product search engine performance
Provide SEO requirements for new project work
Perform SEO site audits to ensure the quality of implementation
The hours are roughly 9-5 EST but the team is global so autonomy is key and the ability to succinctly communicate during the limited hours of overlap is paramount

SEO Specialist Qualifications
SEO : Experienced at implementing SEO strategies, with skills including redirects, spider control through robots.txt, tagging (e.g., Canonical, hreflang, structured markup), site maps, UTM and content optimization.
Analysis : Ability to review analytics data from sources such as GA (Google Analytics), and to draw insights and conclusions. Familiar with conducting SEO audits using crawl tools (i.e. Screaming frog or similar). Use of Google Search Console and similar alternative data sources (e.g., MOZ) for keyword and ranking analysis.
Web technology : A good understanding of basic web principals such as HTML, CSS, accessibility, forms, iFrames, URL and domain structure, and understand the difference between server side and client-side coding. (just an understanding/awareness of how a website is built in order to do SEO well is required, not the ability to build a website)
Data manipulation : Proficient with using data in multiple formats. An understanding of statistics fundamentals is helpful but not required
Communication and data reporting : Able to create simple excel graphs (about how a site is performing), through to dashboard construction (e.g., tableau).

Desirable SEO Specialist Attributes
Any experience in any of the following data science areas: Data Warehousing, AB Testing, web marketing and GTM/GA implementation.
Coding languages such as Python or R a big benefit.
Experience working as part of a large-scale Technical Project, using tools such as Jira or Confluence (or similar Agile project management tools).

This is a fully remote full-time SEO Specialist opportunity starting ASAP!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Steve.Pagnozzi@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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