SEO Specialist

New York, United States Full-time

Summary: 

We're Vector Media Group, a growing interactive agency located in the Flatiron District of Manhattan. Looking to work with awesome clients? Well, we've got an impressive list including Google, Airbnb, Etsy, The Associated Press, New York City, and Columbia University to name but a few. We've got an incredible road ahead, and are looking for a full-time SEO Specialist to join us in our journey!

We need someone who is passionate about SEO and Digital Marketing to help deliver amazing SEO results for our growing roster of clients. The ideal candidate will not only be proficient in the latest and greatest techniques and tools, but will also have the ability to think strategically about projects and play a role in putting together integrated campaigns blending organic search, PPC, display, and remarketing. You’ll be working on multiple client accounts across a variety of industries and verticals, but you’ll always have the same goal: to get the client the best possible results. 

The right candidate will be able to multitask across diverse environments, communicate with clients and internal team members, and be passionate about learning new technologies and processes. We’re looking for someone who can think strategically, but who isn’t afraid to roll up their sleeves and get some serious work done.  They should have at least 2-3 years of direct SEO experience at an agency.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with strategic development for SEO campaigns, starting from kick-off and extending through post-launch and analysis
  • Defining and building keyword lists based on clients’ objectives and market opportunity, using a mix of proprietary tools, analytics data, and PPC data
  • Preparing and executing on-page optimization strategies to achieve organic visibility for our clients
  • Preparing website technical audits to identify areas of concern from an SEO perspective
  • Reviewing website server logs, crawl reports, and analytics reports to come up with strategies to improve indexation
  • Reviewing web analytics data to provide feedback to our internal team on performance, and to analyze visitor behavior and trends to come up with next steps
  • Working with our internal resources to prepare, plan, and execute link building and content marketing strategies
  • Coordinating regularly with our website development, SEM, design, and business development teams, as well as with senior management, to ensure that clients are getting positive results
  • Collaborate with content and outreach team to help identify opportunities to create, distribute, and promote web content.     


Required Skills:

  • Strong face-to-face, telephone, and email communications skills
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Familiarity with website analytics platforms such as Google Analytics or Adobe Analytics
  • Knowledge of factors that influence search engine rankings
  • Ability to think strategically to identify and define keyword opportunities for optimization
  • Knowledge of SEO software such as Moz, BrightEdge, DeepCrawl, Conductor, SEMRush, SEOBook, ScreamingFrog, and others
  • Experience with paid search (Google AdWords, Bing Ads, etc) is a plus
  • A strong passion for SEO!


Benefits:

  • Flexible hours.
  • Paid vacation policy.
  • Summer Fridays.
  • Lunch paid for by the company every day, via Seamless.
  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance.
  • Eligible for Simple IRA.
  • Perks/discounts from many stores and services via Fond.


If you’re interested, please attach a cover letter and include a brief description of your experience and of some the projects you have managed, to the attention of Isaac Gerber.