SEO Strategist

| New York, NY, USA
Employer Provided Salary: 90,000-100,000 Annually
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SEO Strategist

Reports To: VP, Digital Audience

Location: New York City

Salary: $90,000-$100,000

This is a full-time Hybrid position (3 days in the office) offering a competitive salary, healthcare, and a benefits package.

a360media is a multi-platform media company and publisher. Our media portfolio includes well-known Celebrity & Entertainment and Women's Lifestyle brands such as Us Weekly, InTouch, Life & Style, Closer, Soap Opera Digest, and Women's World. Outside of being one of the most successful publishers at newsstand, our brands are rapidly growing across digital channels, reaching more than 42MM+ unique views each month and 27MM+ social media fans through high-quality content.

Are you obsessed with pop-culture and entertainment? Join our team! We are seeking a Sr. SEO Manager for our entertainment brands (Us Weekly, InTouch and Life & Style). As a Senior SEO Manager at a360media, you will play a crucial role in optimizing our digital footprint and driving organic search performance. You will work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to implement effective SEO strategies, analyze data, and stay up-to-date with industry trends to ensure our online visibility and search rankings are consistently optimized. You will have the opportunity to establish best-in-class SEO operations to drive digital audience growth and acquisition from organic search channels. The ideal candidate is a SEO subject matter expert who has experience leading content strategy at a major media brand or publisher. In this role, you will elevate and expand the search presence of well-regarded media titles. You must be a savvy self-starter who loves building from the ground up, leverages data and has excellent communication skills.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Develop long and short-term strategic roadmaps for organic search. Ensure alignment with key partners across digital and content teams.
  • Maintain a set of Standard SEO Requirements and ensure they are followed by editors. Develop processes and communications to evaluate if content matches user intent.
  • Conduct thorough keyword research to identify valuable opportunities and optimize existing content for targeted keywords. Keeps a pulse on the entertainment industry to identify trends and opportunities.
  • Partner with other digital marketing channels to identify synergies and optimization opportunities that lead to increases in incremental traffic and conversion.
  • Monitor and analyze website performance using SEO tools and platforms, providing actionable insights and recommendations to improve results across Google properties (Search, Discover, News)
  • Subject matter expertise in SEO. Stay current with industry trends, algorithm updates, and best practices to adjust strategies accordingly.
  • Work with external agencies and consultants on comprehensive audits of our entertainment brands (Us Weekly, Life & Style, InTouch) to identify shortcomings/opportunities (site speed, internal linking,information architecture, etc.). Create a plan and roadmap to address results of audits.
  • Conduct deep-dives and audits into topical focus areas. Provide clear takeaways and direction to the content team.
  • Work closely with content and product teams to implement on-page and technical SEO recommendations, ensuring optimal website performance.
  • Utilize data-driven insights to create detailed analytics reports on SEO performance, highlighting progress and areas for improvement.
  • Support technical SEO (page indexing, site structure, crawling) as needed including QA.
  • Clearly able to articulate the priority and importance of SEO to internal groups. Act as an SEO evangelist internally across functions to ensure we have the right foundations for content & products.


  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Business, or related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • Proven experience as an SEO Manager with 3-5 years of experience and a track record of driving organic growth for a news media publisher.
  • Strong understanding of search engine algorithms, ranking factors, and SEO best practices.
  • Able to clearly articulate business results from SEO investments using data.
  • Experience with content management systems (CMS) and website platforms to implement SEO recommendations effectively.
  • Proficiency and knowledge of search analytics tools (Google Analytics, GSC, Looker, Screaming Frog, NewzDash, Trisolute, SEMrush, Ahrefs, SimilarWeb)
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to influence in order to build partnerships as well as drive initiatives internally
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accelerate360 operates in the Logistics industry. The company is located in Smyrna, GA. It has 260 total employees. To see all 4 open jobs at accelerate360, click here.
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