SEO/SEM Expert

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Web, Mobile & Software Dev Other - Software Development Posted 2 years ago


Hours to be determined
More than 6 months

Intermediate Level

Start Date

December 8, 2013



BL Internet Solutions (currently under development) is looking to build a team of subcontractors to fulfill our client’s ongoing Web Maintenance needs. We will be looking for contractors who can fulfill the following roles.

• SEO/SEM specialist
• Graphic Designer/ Photoshop specialist
• Web Designer/Web Master
• Joomla Expert
• Wordpress Expert
• .NET developer
• PHP Developer
• MS Database Expert
• MySQL Expert
• jQuery/Javascript Expert
• Java Developer
• Content Writer

Those who get selected to be subcontractors will be contracted to do work for our clients on a weekly basis. Depending on the client’s needs, they may need temporary or long term support for more than one of these services. You may receive 0-40 hours a week depending on the client’s needs.
This is a new company but we expect to build up a steady stream of clients who need a minimum of 3 months’ worth of work. Hours could be slow at the beginning but we hope to get every subcontractor we hire hours as soon as possible.


The following is the expectations and requirements for each subcontractor role.

SEO/SEM Specialist:

Those who apply for the position as an SEO/SEM expert should be experienced with both onsite and offsite SEO practices. All SEO tactics must be considered “White hat” tactics. Knowledge on Google Penguin and Panda best practices is a must. Effective link building strategies from previous projects can be included in your application. Previous client keywords and SERP results should be included as well. Knowledge of effective paid marketing strategies and management is a plus.


Please indicate which job you are applying for in your response. If you have the skills to provide more than one service please also indicate this in your response.

Please do not send generic or template based responses. These will be overlooked.

Located in North American preferred but not required.

Excellent English Speaking and writing skills is a MUST.

Must have flexible schedule and an effective turn around.

Must be a good communicator.

Chosen applicants

Applicants who get chosen to be subcontractors will sign a subcontractor agreement that includes expectations and the scope of the work that you will provide. Negotiated rate will also be included in the subcontractor agreement.
Trail: Some applicants may be chosen to be tested out by providing work for the current website under development. These tasks will be paid according to the subcontractor agreement.


All work will be paid using a NET 30 schedule. You will receive payment for all work billed within 30 days the date time was billed. Invoices will be broken into 2 week periods. All time must be accounted for and billed to our project management system. All time recorded in our project management system will be paid through oDesk.


We are considering offering 3 tiers of service based on the level of experience required for the job. Based on this we are looking for applicants who are experienced, advanced users and experts.

Our target rate for the three tiers are as follows:
Tier 1: $10-14/hour
Tier 2: $18-25/hour
Tier 3: $30-40/hour

Estimated Start Date: 30-45 days from initial job postings.

About the Client

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