SEO Updates Manager, Lifestyle

Looking for a fun, fast-paced environment where you can show off your SEO writing/editing skills? Look no further. We’re seeking someone who is intellectually curious, geeks out on SEO analysis, and loves writing to engage with readers in a meaningful, valuable way. We’re seeking a talented and driven SEO manager to join our dedicated & remote global editorial team.

Ideal candidates will have a strong fundamental understanding of SEO best practices, writing experience, and strong reading and writing comprehension. If you’re insanely passionate about SEO and a wizard at uncovering new traffic opportunities, we’d love to hear from you.

Day-to-Day Activities for this role include:

  • Conduct keyword research & analysis using tools like Ahrefs to identify those existing published articles that stand to benefit MOST from an SEO content update/upgrade
  • Thoroughly outline what changes should be made to improve article content for on-page SEO, consistent with SEO research conducted.
  • Review all web assets for technical SEO issues and recommend fixes/improvements.
  • Analyze the existing structure of site linking & recommend strategic updates for improvement.
  • Apply changes to article content (WordPress CMS) consistent with all identified opportunities maintaining consistent voice & style of the existing content.
  • Use software to log & document updates made to each article & monitor results of updates, reverting updates in cases of negative impact
  • Create weekly progress reports with traffic updates and page performance, and suggest critical opportunities for growth
  • Work independently & autonomously to achieve traffic goals set in discussions with asset GM
  • Suggest & implement team-approved enhancements to the current SEO processes and documented SOPs

The Ideal Candidate has/is:

  • Conversationally fluent & articulate in spoken & written English
  • Citizen of one of the following countries: US, UK, Canada, New Zealand or Australia
  • 3+ years of experience as SEO Manager or similar role
  • 1+ years of experience with editing in WordPress or a similar CMS interface
  • Experience working with an editorial/content team with operations at scale
  • Deep understanding of on-page SEO best practices and, familiarity with methods of  identifying traffic opportunities & familiarity with the importance of search intent
  • Proven record of achieving and surpassing traffic goals
  • In-depth knowledge of and experience analyzing data in Google Search Console, Ahrefs, Screaming Frog, et. al. related SEO software
  • Goal-oriented with strong attention to detail. To be considered for this position, please reply with “SEO Unicorn” in the subject line


  • Compensation range: $2,500 – $4,000 USD per month
  • Flexible schedule with some team overlap requirements
  • 100% Remote (No fancy attire needed here. We’re focused solely on results. Feel free to work in your favorite comfy clothes)
  • Annual learning budget: Want to learn new skills relevant to your role? We’ll cover it.
  • Status: 1099 Contractor

Along with your resume and application, please include a cover letter in which you share an example of a content piece you edited for SEO. Include before & after versions of the article, and provide a high-level description of the main changes made and what results these updates achieved over what timeline.