SEO specialist

The SEO specialist is tasked with enhancing a company's online presence and elevating its search engine rankings. They are instrumental in driving organic traffic to the company's website and amplifying its visibility in search engine results pages. The SEO Specialist employs diverse techniques and strategies to bolster website performance, keyword rankings, and overall search engine optimization.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Keyword Research: Conduct thorough keyword research to pinpoint relevant and high-performing keywords for website optimization.

  • Content Optimization: Optimize website content, including meta tags, headings, URLs, and on-page elements, to enhance search engine visibility and rankings.

  • Link Building Strategies: Develop and execute effective link building strategies to enhance the website's authority and domain ranking.

  • Performance Monitoring: Monitor and analyze website performance using SEO tools, identifying areas for enhancement and implementing necessary adjustments.

  • Stay Updated: Remain abreast of search engine algorithms, industry trends, and best practices to ensure the efficacy of SEO strategies.

  • Collaboration: Collaborate with content creators to craft keyword-rich and optimized content, encompassing web pages, blog articles, and social media posts.

  • Technical SEO Audits: Conduct technical SEO audits to identify and rectify website issues that could impact search engine rankings.

  • Metric Tracking: Track and report on key SEO metrics, such as organic traffic, keyword rankings, and conversion rates.

  • Competitor Analysis: Conduct competitor analysis to unearth opportunities and strategies for surpassing competitors.

  • Collaboration with Web Developers: Collaborate with web developers to implement SEO best practices, including site speed optimization and mobile responsiveness.

  • Recommendations: Provide SEO recommendations for website design and development projects to ensure search engine friendliness.

  • Trend Monitoring: Monitor and report on SEO trends, industry updates, and algorithm changes to adjust strategies accordingly.


  • Multitasking

  • Technical SEO Audits

  • On-page Optimization

  • Analytical Skills

  • Communication Skills

  • Problem-Solving Skills

  • SEO Techniques

  • Off-page Optimization


  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or a related field. Relevant certifications in SEO are advantageous.

  • Proven experience as an SEO Specialist or similar role, with a track record of successful SEO campaigns and improved search engine rankings.

  • Profound knowledge of search engine algorithms, ranking factors, and SEO best practices.

  • Familiarity with SEO tools, such as Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and keyword research tools.

  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to interpret data and insights to make informed decisions.

  • Comprehensive understanding of website optimization techniques, encompassing on-page, off-page, and technical SEO.

  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for implementing SEO recommendations.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the capacity to convey complex SEO concepts to non-technical stakeholders.

  • Detail-oriented and organized, with the capability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.

  • A continuous learning mindset to stay updated on SEO trends and industry developments.

  • Knowledge of content management systems (CMS) and experience working with WordPress or other CMS platforms.