SEO Specialist



  • Sales & Marketing
  • Job Code: 9S731135813
  • Posted: August 13, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for SEO Specialist based in Edmonton, AB.

Do you love optimizing Web pages, building links, managing SEO strategies?

We are looking for an SEO Specialist to build and drive the strategy for multiple business divisions. Reporting to the Digital Marketing Manager, you will provide and execute the strategies, plans, and measures to improve the organic search ranking of the websites. If you’re creative, love knowing everything about digital marketing and have a passion to find a better solution, we’re looking for you.

The Role:

  • Develop and maintain an SEO strategy for the website to target search channels, including web search, social media, viral marketing, local search, images, and video.
  • Establish processes and procedures to ensure site content is optimized across all platforms and devices (websites, mobile, social, video, blogs, retail portals etc.)
  • Work closely with the team including the Marketing Manager, the Operations Team Lead, the Creative Team, the Developers, the PPC Specialists.
  • Collaborate with the PPC Specialist to conduct extensive keyword research and identify attainable organic keywords.
  • Develop SEO training, guidelines, and best practices for Web Content Specialists.
  • Increase overall effectiveness, efficiency, and profitability through operational improvements.
  • Monitor, track, and report on SEO performance and trends.

The Ideal Candidate: 

  • You have a degree/diploma in marketing, communications or web development.
  • 3 years of experience working in SEO.
  • Strong understanding of SEO guidelines, analysis, tracking/reporting tools, algorithms, ranking factors, Local SEO, Onsite SEO, Off-site SEO, Technical SEO and Content Marketing.
  • Solid knowledge of basic web design and technology principles and the SEO implications.
  • Google Analytics, Screaming Frog and other SEO software such as Moz and Raven Tools.
  • Knowledge of usability and conversion rate optimization.
  • Detail-oriented and someone who rolls up their sleeves and gets the job done.
  • Innovative and analytical.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly toRe Suzanne Gosse, Consultant, Sales & Marketing. Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips, and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-EDM


If this is your first introduction to us, we invite you to become one of our satisfied candidates. David Aplin Group has been Canadian owned since 1975. Our professional consultants are passionate about helping you find a fulfilling job or career and ensuring your complete satisfaction with our process. Our proven track record, nearly four decades long, is largely due to our team of highly skilled and successful specialists. Through superior service and a commitment to long-term relationships, we provide deep specialization in core areas for complete recruiting and HR solutions across Canada - all from one source. We look forward to exceeding your expectations!

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Suzanne Gosse

Sales & Marketing / Legal Professionals



  • 780.229.2005

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