Local SEO Citation Specialist

3-5 years
21 days ago
Job Description

This is a remote position.

We are looking for a Local SEO Citation Specialist who is self-motivated, results-driven, and ready to make a difference for our clients. The successful candidate will have hands-on experience making manual directory submissions. This role provides an excellent opportunity to take your SEO career to the next level. The ideal candidate must thrive in a fast-paced work environment, think outside the box, and be agile.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Implement white hat Local SEO strategies to improve Google search performance
  • Build Local SEO strategies through structured and unstructured citations, including directories, rich media citations (photo and video), social citations, etc.
  • Perform directory submissions manually and through the use of local citation platforms like BrightLocal and Yext
  • Do citation audits and citation cleanups
  • Ensure that NAP+W is correct and consistent
  • Create and optimize local business listings, Google My Business (GMB) profiles, and social media accounts
  • Create and optimize geo network
  • Perform social bookmarking
  • Create client metrics reports and file them appropriately


  • Must have a minimum of three years of solid SEO work experience specializing in Local SEO citation building
  • The most recent work employment must be SEO-related
  • Must be immediately available to join our team
  • Knowledge of BrightLocal, Yext, and other local citation platforms is a MUST
  • Knowledge of GMB profile optimization is a MUST
  • Previous experience doing social bookmarking is highly preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of SEO practices (on-page, off-page, technical) is highly preferred
  • Experience in both search engine marketing (SEM) and social fortress optimization is a plus
  • Knowledge of domain authority stacking is a plus
  • Exceptional attention to details
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • A previous leadership role is preferred but not required
  • Must be amenable to work on flexible work schedules (EST and MST time zones)

System Requirements

  • Must have a laptop/personal computer
  • Minimum of 20 MBPS internet connection
  • A noise-canceling headset
  • A conducive environment for a remote work setup


Leading by #PuttingPeopleFirst, Phoenix Support Services is the in-house support center of Advanced Digital Media Services, a full-service digital marketing company in Florida and Colorado, United States. Located in the Philippines, we engage and delight our customers through years of industry expertise.

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Like many successful companies, we at Phoenix Support Services believe in giving back to the community. The organization started when the CEO met her wife, who graduated from the Sisters of Mary School, and if it weren't for her attending the school, they would not have met.

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Required To Answer

  • How do you keep yourself updated with the latest developments and trends in the SEO industry
  • What leadership role have you had in the past, and what leadership style do you believe is most effective

NOTE: Place your answers at the beginning of your application letter, along with your salary expectation.







domain authority stacking
GMB profile optimization
social fortress optimization
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