SEO Specialist

Location Menlo Park, CA (Temporarily remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 4 Months
Status Freelance
Rate $45/hr-$65/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a SEO Specialist to join their team in this 4 month freelance role!

This role will be WFH until January 2022 then will require you to be onsite in Menlo Park. Proof of vaccination is required to come onsite to the client?s office location.

The SEO Specialist will be responsible for the following:
- Supports SEO/content optimization across all channels in collaboration with marketing, creative and engineering teams
- Conducts audits of existing content and the search landscape to improve search rankings
- Collaborates with content/editorial team to ensure SEO is integrated before publishing
- Partners with web developers to conduct SEO QA before pages launch
- Partners with digital analytics team to track and analyze traffic and user behavior on an ongoing basis to measure success
- Analyzes performance ranking data, crawl logs to provide recommendations to team members across technical and non-technical disciplines
- Analyzes on-page, off-page, and technical factors of the site and provide recommendations to improve its overall SEO health
- Performs keyword research, technical audits, content audits and competitor analysis to discover new SEO opportunities
- Optimizes key on-page elements throughout the site, including navigation, internal links, semantic markup, crawling/indexing directives, title tags, meta descriptions, h1 headers, and more
- Stay up-to-date with industry news, including the latest SEO trends, tools and algorithm updates

The ideal SEO Specialist should possess the following:
- 2+ years of experience in digital marketing and SEO, including experience managing organic search for high-traffic and high-domain authority sites
- Deep understanding of organic search, SEO trends and best practices, as well as the main pitfalls and obstacles that can hinder SEO efforts
- Expertise in on-page, off-page and technical SEO
- Experience using enterprise SEO tools/platforms (BrightEdge, SEMrush, or similar)
- Understanding of digital marketing and content development; ability to strike a balance between SEO tactics and brand voice/editorial nuance
- Experiencing using Search Tools (Google Search Console, BrightEdge, etc.)

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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.