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SEO Strategist

Mc Lean, VA, | Job #318306
Job Title: SEO Strategist
Location: Mc Lean, VA,
Type: Freelance / Contract
Our client is looking for an SEO Specialist to join their team in New York City, NY. 

  • Design, own, manage, and communicate an overall strategy and approach to SEO across internal cross-functional, stakeholder, and leadership teams
  • Perform keyword-focused research to understand content gaps and opportunities
  • Provide marketing teams with regularly scheduled and ad hoc content optimization data and requests
  • Provide ongoing support and training to internal Account Managers & Marketers to create SEO-focused production workflows, develop and manage efficient processes to ensure organic search is considered within content creation
  • Function as a strategic SME, lead knowledge sharing around SEO with key leadership and stakeholders
  • Create & present reports and analytics to support senior management in making strategic business decisions in areas affected by organic search
  • Demonstrate the value of an SEO strategy; measure impact and communicate results of recommendations, find opportunities for optimization
  • Work with information architecture and metadata to support content optimization and user experience initiatives
  • Stay current on trends; actively communicate/present insights & best practices around the changing SEO landscape and adherence to SEO best practice

  • 5 years of experience as an SEO strategist, working with multiple cross-functional stakeholders
  • Specific hands-on experience with SEO Tools & Platforms (Moz, SEMRush, Conductor, BriteEdge, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Adobe suite (Experience Manager, Analytics)
  • Inherent knowledge of aspects around technical SEO and their impacts (crawlability, robots.txt, schema markup/ structured data, cannibalization, voice)
  • Strong ability to lead and manage resources
  • Core understanding of SEO principles (impacts to SERP, algorithm, other factors)

 Job ID: 318306HP

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