SEO Specialist at PPG (Pittsburgh, PA)

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As a SEO Specialist , you will be responsible for working with the SEO Lead to manage and implement SEO strategies and activities such as content strategy, link building and keyword strategy to increase rankings on all major search networks.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Audit websites for SEO best practices and implement optimizations, collect and analyze data and results, identify trends and insights in order to achieve maximum search engine ranking potential
  • Performing SEO website audits and assist in implementing SEO best practices
  • Track, report, and analyze website analytics related to Search Engine Traffic
  • Optimize copy and landing pages for search engine marketing
  • Perform ongoing keyword discovery, expansion and optimization
  • Research and implement search engine optimization recommendations
  • Research and analyze competitor advertising links
  • Develop and implement link building strategy
  • Work with the development team to ensure SEO best practices are properly implemented on newly developed code
  • Work with marketing teams to drive SEO in content creation and content programming
  • Recommend changes to website architecture, content, linking and other factors to improve SEO positions for target keywords
  • Implements the overall Search Engine Optimization (SEO) plan
  • Researches and analyzes performance, competition, and market trends to identify opportunities for improvement. Creating detailed plans for projects and projecting impact.
  • Monitors key performance indicators to continually iterate on programs and improve performance.
  • Uses established and new methodologies to accurately measure the success of projects.
  • Builds cross-functional relationships and a network of resources.
  • Influences others without authority through technical explanations and examples, keeping partner teams on track by prioritizing actions and following up on deliverables.
  • Works with SEO analysts to develop plan of action to improve overall organic visibility and traffic for assigned areas.
  • Develop process efficiencies to assist our fast-paced team
  • Continuously further knowledge of SEO, with an emphasis on technical SEO • Ability to prioritize workload based on time sensitivity, impact and of effort.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and conduct root-cause analysis.

Qualifications :

  • 2+ years of SEO (Search Engine Optimization) experience
  • Proven knowledge of Search Engine Optimization topics, tactics, and concepts
  • Copywriting or technical writing experience
  • In-depth experience with website analytics & SEO tools (e.g., Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Bing Webmaster Tools, Lighthouse, SEMRush)
  • Working knowledge of HTML
  • Experience with content creation for Pinterest, Facebook, & LinkedIn
  • Knowledge of ranking factors and search engine algorithms
  • Up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in SEO
  • Experience with B2B eCommerce is a bonus

Preferred Skills
  • Experience with international search engines & eCommerce sites like Seznam, Allegro
  • Experience with site search platforms like Algolia & Bing Custom Search
  • Experience presenting recommendations and/or public speaking


Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday - everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are "One PPG" to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday - everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: ( Click here to learn more about the PPG Way )

PPG vision:

We are One PPG:

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email [email protected]

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

Pay Transparency poster : English_formattedESQA508c.pdf

EEO is the Law :

EEO is the Law Supplement :
More Information on PPG
PPG operates in the Other industry. The company is located in Pittsburgh, PA, Allison Park, PA, Richmond, VA, Boston, MA, Cleveland, OH and Fort Myers, FL. PPG was founded in 1883. It has 24987 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 41 open jobs at PPG, click here.
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