Robert Half The Creative Group SEO Specialist in Morristown, New Jersey

We have an immediate need in New Jersey for an SEO Specialist. The contract SEO Specialist develops and implements effective search engine optimization strategies to drive consumers to the websites of assigned clients, with the goal of generating increased targeted web traffic and increased lead generation for our client. The SEO Specialist will utilize knowledge of natural search engine listings and employs the following SEO techniques:

  • Broad keyword analysis and the selection of brand and longtail keyword combinations

  • Reviews key metrics across the full website to access the effectiveness of SEO strategy

  • Competitive site analysis to increase the effectiveness of on-page optimization

  • Optimization of on page information including page content, meta tags, h tags, alt tags

  • Internal linking strategies to disperse value throughout the whole site

  • Submission of sites to Google and Bing Webmaster Tools

  • May engage in inbound and outbound link placement

  • May verify and optimize business and local listings for top search engines (e.g., Google, Bing, Yahoo!) The SEO Specialist will:

  • Develop, document, and update SEO strategy

  • Monitor and analyze SEO tactics and strategies, and make ongoing changes to improve performance metrics

  • Research and monitor industry news, trends and local market opportunities

  • Participate in process improvement activities and initiatives

  • May analyze and assess SEO tactics across a large number of websites that were optimized by another SEO Specialist to determine accuracy, professionalism, and effectiveness and provide appropriate feedback as needed

The Creative Group, a Robert Half company, specializes in placing highly skilled marketing, advertising, design, interactive and public relations professionals on a project and full-time basis with advertising and public relations agencies, Fortune 500 companies and small to mid-sized firms. We are faster at finding you work because of our strong network. We reach out to over 12,000 creative and marketing hiring managers each week. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to online skills training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNEĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)

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Req ID: 02760-9500195871

Functional Role: Mktg/Comm Manager

Country: USA

State: NJ

City: Morristown

Postal Code: 07960

Compensation: DOE


  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree preferred

  • 2+ years of experience in search engine optimization, working with top search engines (e.g. Google, Bing and Yahoo!) is required

  • 2+ years of experience in customer facing role required

  • Experience with basic HTML coding is required This is a contract role. Please do not respond to this posting if you are not available for contract work immediately. For immediate consideration, please email your resume to Kristin Skolnick at: