Organic Search Manager

Northbrook, Illinois
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Sep 18, 2016
Nov 17, 2016
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Job Description

The Organic Search Manager is responsible for the development and execution of the organic enterprise ( and local search strategy (agent websites). This role will also be accountable for growing organic traffic and conversions across all Allstate digital properties including local, social and mobile.

Scope & Responsibility

- Develop and execute the organic enterprise and local search strategy and ensure consistency and adherence across the organization
- Develop and execute the local search strategy supporting our agent network
- Outline a content lead link building strategy for both enterprise and local opportunities
- Define, monitor and scale testing plans to optimize organic search performance
- Monitor and report on overall Allstate digital health as is relates to organic performance
- Make high value topic recommendations to content and social teams and ensure proper search optimization techniques are being adhered to.
- Stay current with industry trends / best practices and modify the strategy accordingly
- Work with different Allstate departments to provide search guidance and direction on ongoing digital initiatives.

Job Qualifications

• 8+ years of digital marketing experience, preferably working with a large brand
• Minimum 3 years of organic search experience (including local search)
• Project management in a web environment to ensure deadlines and budgets are met
• Experience managing 3rd party vendors
• Experience leading a team
• Familiarity with leading digital marketing tools and platforms
• Strong technical aptitude in order to communicate with development teams
• Proven ability to identify and create process to ensure integration across the business
• Superior analytic skills
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Proven ability to anticipate and respond to digital landscape changes.
• Digital optimization for a multi-location brand a plus
• Experience working with SMBs a plus
• Bachelors degree required

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