SEO Editor

Univision Miami, FL

About the Job

Univision is seeking a talented SEO Editor based in Miami or New York with SEO experience within the media industry to join the Univision Digital Audience Development team and support our Entertainment, Sports, and/or News properties through SEO-first content creation.

The successful candidate will contribute to the growth of Univision's digital audience through SEO and leverage breaking news and special events to position Univision content as a top media publisher. This individual must be a strategic and creative thinker, a self-starter, and a collaborator willing to learn and share ideas.

Job Responsibilities

  • Rapidly grow organic search referrals across designated digital vertical: news, entertainment, and/or sports
  • Spearhead SEO optimization and content creation for one editorial vertical (News, entertainment, sports)
  • Coordinate with managing editor and broader editorial team to plan SEO-first content for major events, breaking news, and evergreen content
  • Support editorial teams with SEO-first content creation in breaking news scenarios
  • Attend daily editorial meetings, suggest SEO-first stories and support content optimization for daily news: headlines, backlinks, images, and more.
  • Source and pitch trending stories with SEO potential
  • Spearhead on-going vertical-specific content initiatives to tackle larger keywords and stories over time
  • Integrate SEO best practices with editorial calendars, social calendars, and business priorities
  • Work within audience development team to ensure promotion and distribution of relevant SEO articles and pages
  • Keyword research and selections for key daily events, tentpoles, and evergreen content
  • Provide weekly/ monthly reporting on search results

Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3+ years of SEO-driven editorial environment
  • Experience capitalizing on SEO in a breaking news environment
  • Experience covering news (entertainment, sports and/or hard news) at a high-performance level and a desire to become a part of an integrated audience-first editorial team
  • Basic understanding of technical SEO and familiarity with major search engine publications
  • Excellent planning and coordination skills and the ability to fairly and consistently direct editors towards the appropriate keywords
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate keyword optimization ideas to individual editors
  • Keyword research skills to leverage around major events, daily news, and evergreen content

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Fluent in Spanish and English (read and write)
  • Understanding of US Hispanic audience is a plus
  • Experience in working with newsrooms and journalists

Eligibility Requirements

  • This position can be based out of Miami, New York, Houston, Dallas, or Los Angeles
  • Must be willing to work from home until further notice
  • Must be willing to work from office in the near future
  • Employment/education will be verified
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis