SEO Manager, CNBC

Posted: 9/26/2018

Location: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


CNBC is seeking an SEO Manager to lead the strategy for SEO optimization across all CNBC Digital brands. This person will work with internal and external teams to increase quality traffic, maximize web site performance and improve search rankings.

Responsibilities of the SEO Manager may include, but are not limited to:

• Lead and manage overall SEO strategy for CNBC.com and Make It, CNBC’s sister site
• Make editorial recommendations based on analysis via Adobe Omniture/Google Analytics and other performance trackers to increase traffic
• Work closely with editorial teams to instill SEO best practices
• Monitor keyword rankings
• Determine weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly success metrics
• Be able to communicate SEO efforts to—and work closely with—other teams, including product, technology, research and marketing.
• Work as SEO lead on launching new editorial initiatives
• Serve as subject matter expert in search engine marketing
• Keep up with industry changes in SEM/SEO





• Minimum 3 years of SEO experience at a major news operation or an agency with a focus on news and editorial
• Excellent writing, editing and organizational skills
• Experience working on a site that achieved significant growth in search
• Desire to work in a creative, demanding, competitive environment
• Strong communication skills and an ability to work well across various departments
• Strong technical skills in HTML, CSS, Javascript
• Desire to work in a creative, demanding, competitive environment
• Advanced knowledge of Google Analytics, Google Search
• Passion for SEO/SEM driven results
• Proficiency in Excel a must



At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.

CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products that deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.

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