SEO Jobs Johannesburg

SEO Analyst / Specialist

Your primary focus will be to increase our client’s website rankings for relevant keywords while increasing their qualified/relevant organic traffic to their website’s most relevant pages to drive increased conversions.

How will you achieve this?

Working closely together with the web design & content teams, you will conduct comprehensive SEO Audits across all areas including Technical Architecture, On-Page Optimisation, Off-Page / Authority, Keyword Rankings and conversion optimisation.

  • You will develop compelling SEO strategies for our clients that guide the development & content processes.
  • As and SEO Analyst, you will contribute to the overall digital marketing strategy by representing Google’s best practice and compliance requirements, and considering search user trends.
  • Work with a team of SEO Analysts, Researchers and Technical Specialists to deliver on accordance with the SEO Strategy.
  • As part of the SEO team, execute all Technical, On-Page & Off-Page SEO in line with best practice guidelines, while adhering to strict production schedules.
  • Meet with implementers, analyst and clients to discuss challenges and opportunities that drive optimal SEO performance.
  • Assist in presenting SEO training both on-site (Internal Clients) and classroom-based (agencies and external clients) in line with the Professional SEO Certification Program and other SEO related courses and workshops.

Qualifications & Skills to perform these tasks:

  • Having completed a recognised qualification or program in SEO within the past 24 months.
  • A minimum of 3 years hands on experience with strong technical, on and off-page SEO, and must currently be practicing in the field.
  • Google AdWords / Analytics qualifications an advantage.
  • Previous experience having conducted thorough end-to-end SEO Audits for small to enterprise level websites.
  • Must have experience with SEO & Rank Monitoring Tools (E.g. Moz, Web CEO, Ahrefs Moz, Screaming Frog preferable)
  • Must have strong technical SEO implementation skills (basic development experience beneficial)
  • HTML Skills and/or experience working with and optimising SEO within CMS Systems (Wordpress, Joomla etc)
  • Extensive Experience with Google Keyword Tool, Google Placement Planner & Google Trends
  • Must have experience setting up advanced tracking and analytics.
  • Should have a strong understanding and appreciation of the impact of Social Media & Content strategy as part of the SEO Strategy.

Please note: Only candidates who meet all of the above minimum qualifications & skills required may submit their CV, accompanied by a cover letter describing why the candidate is most suited to this position. Cover letter should include current salary, salary expectation and notice period or soonest availability.