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Senior SEO Analyst

Apply Location: Northbrook, Illinois

With over 130 store and warehouse locations and more than 7,500 associates across the U.S. and Canada, Crate and Barrel is a dynamic and growing multi-channel furniture and housewares retailer. So we can continue to help others love how they live in moments that matter, the iconic brand is looking for a driven and passionate professional to raise the bar and join our eCommerce department as a Senior SEO Analyst, located in our Northbrook, IL corporate office.

  • Responsible for reviewing site structure crawl audits and making recommendations for improvements to underlying website code.
  • Once site structure analysis is complete, actions (link clean-up, reporting issues to developers etc) should be taken to improve site performance.
  • Analyze web analytics reporting to drive insights for technical improvements and data driven content optimization recommendations.
  • Develop and maintain monthly SEO reports and provide insights/analysis that is relevant for all levels including executive leadership.
  • Monitor and report on metrics such as rankings, site traffic trends, effectiveness of site optimization etc.
  • Develop and maintain monthly SEO reports and provide insights/analysis that is relevant for all levels including executive leadership.
  • Partner with Senior Manager, SEO to drive technical optimization strategy.
  • Provide strategic insight into consumer behavior via web analytics information.
  • Maintain an awareness of competitive information and key industry trends to provide context for our company websites performance.
  • Troubleshoot underperforming SEO keywords, pages and site sections and provide solutions to fix.
  • Keep up to date on the latest SEO best practices, strategies and technologies.
  • Monitor and evaluate search results and search performance across the major search channels.
  • Communication to team and management on project development, timelines, and results.
  • Assist in the training and development of fellow employees.

Required Skills
  • 5+ years experience in technical SEO
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Proficiency with JIRA, Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics, Google Data Studio, Google Search Console, Screaming Frog, Server Log File Analysis, Botify, SEMRush and BrightEdge
  • Experience with XML sitemaps, Robots.txt, meta robots tags, canonical tags, Hreflang tags, link attributes, HTTP status codes, and URL redirects
  • Deep knowledge of SEO practice and methodology, including architectural and design competencies, content writing and linking
  • Experience with HTML, XML, CSS, Java Script, schema.org and other coding languages as they relate to SEO
  • Experience developing and delivering presentations to all levels
  • Working knowledge of agile product development
  • Exceptional communication skills; includes presentation, writing and advanced interpersonal skills
  • Strong project management skills; able to manage multiple projects
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills / strategic mindset - able to analyze and deliver relevant information
  • Detail-oriented and organized
  • Must be a self starter
  • Good reading, written and verbal language skills (English)  


The job description and other aspects of the job listed on this job posting should not be construed to contain every function/responsibility that may be required to be performed by an associate in this job. Associates are required to perform other related functions as assigned.

Job ID 2020-6889 Date posted 04/07/2020 Position Type Full-Time

Euromarket Designs, Inc., which does business as Crate and Barrel and CB2, will be referred to as “the Company”. The Company is deeply committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact the location you are applying to here and ask to speak with a manager regarding the nature of your request.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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