SEO Analyst

Effective Spend - Austin, TX (30+ days ago)5.0

Effective Spend is looking for an experienced SEO Analyst to join our innovative SEO team. Effective Spend specializes in comprehensive SEO strategies including industry-leading content marketing, digital PR, and on-page technical optimizations.

The ideal candidate has solid, hands-on experience in both technical and content SEO strategies and enjoys working directly with clients to help them grow high-quality web traffic and increase conversions.

Key Responsibilities:
Perform SEO assessments/audits of clients’ websites from both an on-page and off-page perspective, including technical site components, content strategy, and user experience
Implement on-page SEO optimizations such as headers, metadata, schema, etc.
Work with developers to implement technical SEO deliverables, such as 301 redirects, diagnosing canonical issues, and image compression
Analyze clients’ web analytics performance, write up performance analysis reports and present reports to clients
Strategize and ideate high-quality written content topics to use on client websites and for off-page public relations and link-building efforts
Work closely with content writing resources (both internally and on client-side) to produce high-quality content in line with SEO strategy

Qualifications / Requirements:
2+ years of professional, full-time SEO experience
Digital agency experience is a (big) plus
4-year Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising, Journalism, Statistics, Analytics or a related field
Ability to extract meaningful insights from data analysis and make specific SEO recommendations
Proficient in Google Analytics, understanding reports to support SEO initiatives
Strong written and communication skills a must
Knowledge of best practices for technical SEO components such as 301 redirects, canonicals, image compression and sitemaps
Proficient with SEO platforms (e.g. MOZ, WebCEO, Ahrefs, Majestic, SEMrush)
Familiarity with conversion rate optimization best practices and ability to identify opportunities for improvements throughout clients’ websites
Familiarity with beginner HTML and CSS is a plus
Proficient with Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel

You spend a large part of your life at your job, so we work hard to make sure our team members enjoy coming to work EVERY day. Effective Spend is proud to say we were voted one of the top 10 best places to work in Austin for 2018. Here are some of the ways we support an awesome company culture:

Competitive paid time off
Additional volunteer PTO days
Medical, dental and vision healthcare plans
401k with company matching
Bonuses for employee and client referrals
Fun team outings and social sports like soccer, cornhole and kickball
Foosball, chess, and other games in the office for a quick break
Great office location within walking distance of the hike and bike trail and numerous coffee shops and lunch spots
Snacks, fresh fruit, drinks and plenty of fresh-ground coffee

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How to Apply

Please send your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest and related qualifications to Your cover letter is an opportunity to show off your writing skills, highlight your relevant experience, and prove your attention to detail. So show us what you’ve got! We look forward to hearing from you.