Technical SEO Specialist

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: January 23, 2023
  • Job Order ID: 906574
  • Consultant: Trevor Baker
  • Industry: Marketing
SEO Specialist

Our client is a leader in their space with innovative client solutions. Due to expansion of their internal marketing team our client is seeking an experienced, results-driven SEO Specialist. The individual in this role will be responsible for developing and implementing SEO best practices and evaluate the technical impacts of their work on the business. You will also implement strategies to improve the website and conversions of their digital consumer, increasing the presence of the company internationally and locally.

Some of what you will do in this role includes:
  • Utilize technical and analytical skill set to close the loop on performance of recommended strategies and technical Search Engine Optimization
  • Identify, communicate, and prioritize technical features and bugs to improve visibility in search, working in close collaboration with marketing team and IT team
  • Use data to provide a feedback loop to stakeholders for Content Management System support and site redesigns
  • Design, build and support SEO reports across multiple data sources to monitor industry, algorithm, competitor, and search trends
  • Document technical SEO point-of-view, best practices, and processes to scale the team’s expertise
  • Keep pace with SEO, search engine, and internet marketing industry trends and developments and report changes as needed
  • Use a variety of tools to monitor rankings, traffic, conversions and competitors
You should have the following in your background to apply:
  • A post-secondary degree in Computer Science or the equivalent experience
  • 1+ year experience in SEO, UI, UX or Webdev
  • Strong understanding of technical SEO (sitemaps, crawl budget, canonicalization, Schema.org, etc.)
  • Extensive web analytics tool experience like Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Google Tag Manager and Adobe Analytics
  • Experience working with back-end SEO elements such as .htaccess, robots.txt, metadata, and site speed performance
  • Web development experience HTML5 / CSS3 / PHP MySQL / Python / JavaScript / JQuery / SEMRush and experience with Wordpress CMS and plugins including Yoast/Rank Math/Link Whisper
  • Experience in SEMRush.com
  • Experience in Google WebMaster Tools
  • Experience in Landing Page Designing
  • Experience with Google’s Keyword Tool, Analytics, Scream Froz, and relevant Bing and MS Services
  • Able to integrate blogging, press releases, social media, and related strategies with SEO and coordinate with copywriters to produce
  • Experience using٫ reading٫ and understanding bid management tools such as Click Equations٫ Marin٫ Kenshoo٫ and Search Ignite
  • Experience with A/B and multivariate experiments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
If this sounds like a role where you could excel, please apply today. MacDonald Search Group works with our clients to build diverse, highly effective teams, reflective of the Canadian employment landscape. All applications are considered.