Senior SEO Consultant

  • Client Management & Consulting
  • San Mateo, California, United States

Senior SEO Consultant

Your tasks

Searchmetrics, the pioneer and worldwide leader in SEO, is looking for a dynamic and experienced SENIOR SEO CONSULTANT. This is an exciting opportunity to partner with the leading search and social analytics software solutions provider to enterprise organizations, partner agencies, and the SME marketplace. This professional will be based at our headquarters office in San Mateo, CA.


  • Lead SEO strategies & relationship for key clients
  • Be an SEO thought leader
  • Work cross-departmentally to achieve goals and execute on tasks that are aligned with our client’s overall strategy
  • Audit existing site to identify areas of deficiency regarding both best practices as well as competitive analysis
  • Monitor various SEO tools, both internal and third-party, to recommend SEO initiatives
  • Perform research (keyword, topic, etc.) to identify areas of improvement and new opportunities
  • Help provide recommendations and execute strategies for content development in coordination with SEO goals; general and keyword specific
  • Act as an SEO evangelist by effectively communicating opportunities and risks across all parts of the organization
  • Use web analytics platform and SEO tools to monitor, analyze and optimize website activity, traffic trends, SERP rankings and customer acquisition metrics, through monthly and ad-hoc reports
  • Stay up to date on trends in SEO and digital marketing
  • Facilitate SEO training sessions to internal and client stakeholder teams on the latest SEO best practices

Our requirements

  • 5+ years' experience leading technical SEO projects
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS, JS and how they relate to and impact SEO. Understanding of server-side vs. client rendering a must
  • Experience working with and directing Product Development teams
  • Deep understanding of SEO processes & prioritization
  • Highly proficient managing and leading crawl efficiency and crawl bloat initiatives
  • Demonstrated proficiency with SEO tools such as Google Analytics, Search Console, search ranking tools, SEO crawlers, and crawl log tools
  • Advanced or expert-level proficiency in Excel
  • Ability to connect the activities and impact of SEO and content through data to derive insights and drive actionable and data-driven SEO, content, and product strategies and recommendations.
  • Extensive website analysis experience
  • Self-motivated with an ability to manage multiple conflicting priorities and deliver projects on time
  • Executive presence; a demonstrated ability to communicate and present effectively across all levels of highly matrixed organizations
  • An action-oriented focus on quality output


    Searchmetrics offers an exciting and challenging opportunity where creativity is required and will be rewarded. You will be an integral part of a high performing team playing a major role in Searchmetrics’ success. In addition to an attractive earning potential, you can expect to be part of a dynamic and driven organization. We also offer:

    • Very competitive benefits packages
    • Performance-based bonuses
    • Training and development
    • Career opportunities in a rapidly growing company
    • 401(k) match
    • Crunch Gym membership and wellness programs
    • Weekly team lunches
    • In-office snacks and beverages
    • Team outings