Freelance SEO Consultant


*No Recruiters Please

Location: Remote

Day rate: Negotiable

About the role:

A Freelance SEO Consultant is required to support a client team at ROAST, reporting into the SEO Account Manager, and in close-operation with the SEO Director. The role involves technical expertise in website development and a strong understanding of up-to-date search engine algorithms.

You will be able to hit the ground running, with a sound understanding of organic search, experience of delivering high level SEO consultancy and a desire to learn new skills and practices. We’re looking for someone with a logical and analytical mind who can show initiative and take pride in their work. You should be confident and an effective communicator.

Successful candidates will be responsible for auditing sites of prospective clients, as well as working closely with their SEO team and client’s web development and IT teams to ensure the SEO strategy is implemented correctly.


  • Create and execute a successful SEO campaign to meet and exceed clients objectives, including rankings, traffic volumes and ROI targets
  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with clients, including being an effective and confident communicator clients (written and oral)
  • Analyse the latest changes in search engine algorithms and industry developments and adjust strategy accordingly
  • Share best practice findings and research with the wider SEO teams
  • Delegate tasks and project manage to ensure all deadlines and targets are met


Preferred Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years’ technical SEO experience, either freelance or in an agency environment
  • Keyword research & mapping
  • Backlink auditing
  • On-site technical auditing
  • Experienced with SEO migrations
  • Good knowledge of page speed optimisation and Core Web Vitals
  • Proficient with reporting tools, including GA, Adobe, GSC, and rank tracking services.
  • Good working knowledge of crawling software (Screaming Frog, or cloud-based services)
  • Knowledge of SERP features and optimisation for featured snippets.
  • Able to build SEO reports with ease using Excel or Data Studio (or similar)
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JS, and Schema mark-up (incl JSON-LD)


A bit about ROAST, part of TIPi Group

The TIPi Group is an award-winning, specialist network built on performance and profitability (Pi). With an ambition of shaping the future together, we house teams of professionals into different areas of expertise but always operate with shared values at our core. We work towards one common goal and purpose.

Our aim is to transform the fortunes of those we work with. We are continually seizing opportunities and pioneering the way, collaboratively. As one tribe. With the aim of building a strong network of like-minded people, we have created an environment in which individuals are encouraged to fulfil their true potential.

Each agency within The TIPi Group operates with the same values at their core: collaboration and authenticity, driven by restless minds and a clear purpose. It’s important to us that we work with individuals and clients who embody these principles. The people who we work with are energetic and ambitious, with a shared entrepreneurial spirit.

We know that to be truly ‘specialist’ in your craft, you need to remain nimble and progressive. We stay one step ahead of the continual digital evolution and shape the future of that landscape. Through our network, we can create specialist teams to handle our clients’ business challenges, delivering authentic integration and impactful, award-winning results on every level.

ROAST is the original agency in the network. At ROAST, we are lucky enough to enjoy a friendly, collaborative and hardworking atmosphere. As a start-up, we are all very much part of making ROAST a success as a team, as well as sharing and celebrating our individual achievements. We’re incredibly proud of the company culture we have built here; a culture that has been recognised for many awards, including being named one of The Times Top 100 Small Companies to Work 2019. We’ve been fortunate enough to create this working environment by being passionate about putting our people at the heart of everything we do, whilst working, collaboratively, to craft our culture together.

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