Search Marketer / SEO Specialist

Search Marketer / SEO Specialist

Do you enjoy solving unique SEO puzzles? Reputation X is a ten year old online reputation management firm based in Mill Valley, California (just north of San Francisco). We’re looking for a search marketer who enjoys a diverse set of SEO, content, and reputation management challenges. Our company performs SEO and ethical reputation management for companies and executive-level individuals. This is a contract position with the potential to transition to FTE.

The successful candidate will work with Project Managers and other specialists in diverse locations to design, develop and execute SEO and content strategies to change the way clients are portrayed online. No day will likely be typical, projects run the gamut from SEO for companies of all sizes to reputation management for executives and others. Reporting is to the Project Director with a dotted line to the Managing Director.


  • 3+ years of relevant SEO experience
  • Exceptional communication and organizational skills
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, can explain complex ideas simply.
  • Experience writing copy preferred.
  • Knowledge of Ahrefs, SEMRush, Search Console, Google Analytics, Screaming Frog or similar tools.


  • Research clients’ branded search environment
  • Develop SEO and content strategies
  • Execute on-page SEO
  • Coordinate off-page SEO
  • Interact with clients during from sales and throughout engagement
  • Develop best practices
  • SEO reporting

Ideal candidate

The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker with hands-on experience that can truly problem solve using SEO, content, and negotiation with publishers. Our campaigns are known for their creativity and effectiveness. For example: We once ran a honeypot campaign where we built an entire company (online), including employees with fully formed social media profiles and back stories to catch a group damaging the reputation of a client. We’ve gotten content removed, added to, de-indexed, and of course promoted, all in the interest of making our clients’ online profiles as strong as possible. 

If working with cutting edge SEO and content concepts for diverse clients sounds intriguing, you might be a good fit for this position. Every day is different and every solution unique.

Job type

  • Contract to permanent
  • Telecommuting: Mostly work from your home office, but also required to work and meet in Marin County, California occasionally.


  • Health insurance (for permanent position)
  • Flexible hours