Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms — including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video — to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.
Meredith's National Media Group reaches nearly 200 million unduplicated American consumers every month, including 85 percent of U.S. Millennial women. Meredith is a leader in creating content across media platforms and life stages in key consumer interest areas such as celebrity, food, lifestyle, home, parenting, beauty, fashion, news and sports. Meredith also features robust brand licensing activities including more than 3,000 SKUs of branded products at 5,000 Walmart stores across the U.S. and at walmart.com.
Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 television stations reaching more than 11 percent of U.S. households. Meredith's portfolio is concentrated in large, fast-growing markets, with seven stations in the nation's Top 25 and 13 in Top 50 markets. Meredith's stations produce 700 hours of local news and entertainment content each week, and operate leading local digital destinations.
TIME is seeking a hands-on Search Engine Optimization Manager who can manage small-to-large scale SEO projects and tasks. We’re looking for a self-starter who is excited by news and has a passion for SEO. This position will collaborate closely with editorial, developer and product teams on day-to-day news coverage, as well as on longer term projects. The role will support our expanding team through daily management of SEO strategy, communication and training.
Work closely with editorial and production team to develop keyword-targeted content
Monitor and track reporting on traffic, rankings and conversions
Analyze and translate new industry trends into workable solutions
Provide On-Page Optimization recommendations for META data, headings, internal links and URLs
Perform technical analysis, monitor and report on webmaster tool errors, sitemaps and crawl issues
Perform keyword research and identify content gaps to target
Report, update and monitor technology-related bugs and monitor task requests
Provide best practice for redesigns, migrations and site taxonomies
Develop and conduct training sessions and materials on SEO
Proven: You come with three or more years of experience in organic search. You have proficient knowledge of how research and strategy informs content creation and optimization. Experience in executing SEO in-house for large content/e-commerce sites a plus.
Experienced: Strong analytical skills and ability to draw conclusions and determine strategies based on data. You have knowledge and understanding of web analytics software such as: Google Analytics, Parse.ly and Google trends.
A Communicator: Whether written or oral, your communication skills are outstanding. You have the ability to communicate with stakeholders in order to understand their needs and transform conversations into action.