SEO Strategist at Talkspace

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Our mission at Talkspace is to make therapy affordable and accessible to everyone. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. Want to help over one million people feel better? Come join our team!

We are looking for an experienced SEO Strategist to join our Marketing team. This role will be responsible for managing and publishing mental health and wellness content on to grow traffic and revenue for the organic search channel. To work at Talkspace, you need to be as passionate as we are about our work, and excited to partner with us to achieve our mission of bringing quality mental healthcare to all.

About This Role

  • Scale a growth-focused content strategy through SEO
    • In this role you’ll be ready and eager to roll up your sleeves to research and produce growth-focused content that supports larger product & editorial content initiatives on
  • Drive business results
    • At Talkspace we value output by quality and measurable outcomes. Our SEO Strategist should be comfortable working on an SEO growth team that’s inspired by insight but guided by data when it comes to content planning & overall strategy.
  • Set & exceed quality standards
    • As a leading mental telehealth provider, we’re looking for an SEO Strategist to champion standards for content quality, help evolve our editorial standards & best practices.


  • Inspire and inform article creation by using tools such as Ahrefs and SurferSEO to create informative content briefs for our writing team.
  • Edit short and long-form writing for SEO requirements, grammar, accuracy, clarity, punctuation, readability, length & structure.
  • Help manage the editorial content process workflow from beginning to end by keeping revisions and content milestones moving.
  • Assist with on-page optimization for content priorities, with projects including:
    • Article creation, revisions, restructuring, and user experience recommendations
    • Headings, page titles, URLs, meta tags, & schema markup optimizations
    • Internal linking structure and anchor text optimizations
  • Commands data analysis of key organic search metrics to identify, recommend and implement changes for increasing the performance of the organic search channel.
  • Contribute to developing editorial strategies that align with growth goals.
  • Publish & update content directly within Wordpress.


  • 3-4 years of SEO experience (DTC, Consumer Healthcare, or enterprise agency experience preferred)
  • Prior experience as an SEO/content manager, SEO strategist, copywriter or editor
  • Demonstrated experience with producing content focused on earning traffic from organic search, with experience in producing topic/keyword research, growth-focused content calendars and content briefs
  • Experience with search insight tools such as Ahrefs, SEMrush,,, and Brightedge
  • Demonstrated experience with Google Analytics for measuring performance
  • Strong editing experience with attention to detail & copy quality
  • Has an understanding of SEO best practices, topic research & internal linking strategies
  • Has excellent verbal and written communication skills and is looking to build strong relationships throughout the SEO, Growth and larger Marketing team

BONUS Points

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, or Journalism preferred
  • Prior experience with Wordpress is a plus


Why Talkspace?

Because we are on a mission to make the world a better place. Our focus to help people feel happy starts at Talkspace, where we connect, collaborate, and have fun. Fun company-wide events, happy hours, wellness perks, flex PTO, access to Talkspace products, and competitive benefits are just some of the ways we make Talkspace a great place to work. Do you want to save the world? Come join us!


Talkspace welcomes and celebrates talent from all backgrounds, perspectives, and walks of life to foster an innovative and diverse workforce. We strongly encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every qualification. Come as you are and learn about the exciting opportunities on our team.

Individuals seeking employment at Talkspace are considered without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, 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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During COVID we've decided to go remote to support Talkspacers. At least thru 2020, we are officially committed to WFH.

What are Talkspace Perks + Benefits

Daily sync
Open door policy
Pair programming
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Mental Health Benefits
Free Talkspace and Monthly Wellness Stipend
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Dependant on the role.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
With options for remote work when needed.
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Bring your pet to your next Zoom meeting!
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
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