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REM is looking for an SEO Specialist

 

REM is looking for an SEO Specialist

 

We are seeking an experienced SEO Specialist to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing effective SEO strategies to improve our clients' organic search rankings and drive targeted traffic to their websites. This role requires a strategic thinker who can blend on-page, off-page, and technical SEO tactics into one cohesive plan that can be implemented by our SEO team.

 


 

What We're Looking For

 

  • Proven Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years of hands-on experience in SEO, with a demonstrated ability to improve organic search performance for clients or brands.

  • Educational Background: A degree in Marketing, Digital Marketing, Communications, or a related field is preferred.

  • Strong Analytical Skills: Ability to interpret data and translate insights into actionable SEO strategies.

  • Technical Proficiency: Familiarity with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and content management systems (CMS) such as WordPress.

  • SEO Tool Expertise: Proficiency with SEO tools such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, SEMrush, Ahrefs, and Moz.

  • Digital Marketing Knowledge: Broad understanding of digital marketing principles and tactics, including PPC, social media, email marketing, and content marketing.

  • Content Optimization Skills: Experience in optimizing website content, including blog posts, landing pages, and product descriptions, to improve search engine rankings.

 


 

Responsibilities

 

  • Develop and Execute SEO Strategies: Create and implement comprehensive SEO strategies that encompass all aspects of SEO (on-page, off-page, technical) to enhance organic search visibility.

  • SEO Audits and Analysis: Conduct detailed SEO audits and analyze website performance metrics to identify areas for improvement and recommend actionable solutions.

  • Keyword Research: Perform extensive keyword research to identify high-value keywords and phrases that align with client objectives and target audience.

  • Content Optimization: Collaborate with content creators to optimize website content, including blog posts, landing pages, and product descriptions, to improve search engine rankings and user experience.

  • Link Building: Develop and execute effective link-building strategies to acquire high-quality backlinks that boost domain authority and search rankings.

  • Technical SEO: Ensure websites are technically optimized for search engines, including site speed optimization, mobile-friendliness, crawlability, and indexation.

  • Performance Monitoring and Reporting: Monitor and analyze SEO performance using tools such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and other SEO tools. Provide regular reports and insights to clients and stakeholders.

  • Stay Up-to-Date with Industry Trends: Keep abreast of the latest SEO trends, algorithm updates, and best practices to ensure strategies remain current and effective.

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with other digital marketing team members, including PPC specialists, social media managers, and web developers, to ensure a holistic approach to digital marketing.

 


 

What You Bring to the Table

 

At REM Web Solutions Inc., we value excellence, collaboration, and a commitment to continuous improvement. As an ideal candidate for the SEO Specialist position, here's what you'll bring to our dynamic team:

 

  • Proven Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in SEO, with a track record of successfully improving organic search performance for clients or brands.
  • Digital Marketing Knowledge: Broad understanding of digital marketing principles and tactics, including PPC, social media, email marketing, and content marketing.
  • Analytical Skills: Strong analytical skills and experience with SEO tools such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, SEMrush, Ahrefs, and Moz.
  • Technical Proficiency: Familiarity with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and content management systems (CMS) such as WordPress.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to present complex data and insights clearly to clients and team members.
  • Project Management: Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines effectively.
  • Problem-Solving: Creative problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to identifying and addressing SEO challenges.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Certifications: SEO certifications from reputable organizations (e.g., Google, HubSpot) are a plus.
  • Experience in a Marketing Agency: Previous experience working in a marketing agency environment is highly desirable.

 


 

Why Choose REM?

 

  • Enjoy the flexibility of remote work, with occasional in-person meetings at our Kitchener office.

  • Benefit from a four-day workweek with 32 hours per week, enhancing your work-life balance.

  • Be part of REM's rapid growth and tap into a world of potential career opportunities.

  • Join a company with over 100 five-star Google reviews from satisfied clients, boasting a stellar reputation in the industry and the local community.

  • Celebrate our nomination for Company of the Year at the Kitchener Chamber of Commerce, a testament to our commitment to excellence.

 


 

The 7 Guiding Principles of REM

 

The success of our customers is paramount, therefore deserving of two spots on this list.

 

  1. Customer Success Comes First
    A successful customer simultaneously demonstrates our worth in the market and our strength over our competitors.

  2. Take Ownership
    REM leaders own solutions.  We demonstrate our solutions by owning the problem first. 

  3. Think More
    There is always another option.  Always.  Find it.

  4. Improve Everything
    Good enough is only good enough for now.  We improve on everything we know and do every chance we can.

  5. Congratulate the Victory
    Amplify our momentum with positive recognition.

  6. Persevere
    In the face of debate, challenge and confusion, we push forward.  We make it through.

  7. Customer Success Comes First
    A successful customer simultaneously demonstrates our worth in the market and our strength over our competitors.

 


 

Compensation and Benefits

 

  • $50,000 - $60,000 - Pay dependant on experience, skill and accomplishments

  • Fridays Off - 4 Day work week (4 x 8 hour days).

  • Medical, Vision and Dental Benefits.

  • Long Term Disability and Life Insurance.

  • Multiple performance based awards such as paid trips to Las Vegas!

     

PLEASE NOTE: 

 

Our office is based in Kitchener, Ontario, and offers the flexibility of remote work, allowing you to balance your professional and personal life seamlessly.

 

If you are a results-driven SEO Specialist with a passion for digital marketing and a proven ability to create and execute effective SEO strategies, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join our team at REM Web Solutions Inc. and help our clients achieve their digital marketing goals.

 

APPLY HERE

 

Anticipated Start Date: July/August 2024

 

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