SEO Manager

Job description

This role is best suited to a technically minded individual with an inquisitive and open mind who has a solid track record within Search Engine Optimisation. Your time will be spent on a mixture of client and individual project work and you will have the opportunity to attend face-to-face meetings with your clients. After a period of training with your line manager, your day to day tasks may include: • Direct communication with agency stakeholders and clients, keeping them informed with progress and reporting on completed work/results • Thorough understanding of client’s business objectives, audience, website and channel KPIs • Managing deadlines for the Search Engine Optimisation team to ensure timely and accurate delivery of agreed activity • Effective and accurate completion of key deliverables such as monthly reports, competitor analysis and other technical/research documents • Effective and accurate completion of technical SEO documents across multiple verticals • Run regular technical analysis on client websites identifying problems and recommending solutions • Work with internal and external teams to ensure that technical SEO recommendations get implemented • Conduct keyword research, trend and competitor analysis to identify opportunities and areas for organic growth • Recommend and execute on page optimisation for a variety of content types including blogs, web articles and landing pages, according to SEO principles • Research and contribute new ideas or content concepts for clients, in line with their content strategy and business objectives Experience • 3+ years’ experience of hands on SEO • Experience working directly with clients Skills Required • Good knowledge of SEO tools such as Screaming Frog • Highly skilled at using Google Analytics • Proficient in Excel/Google Spreadsheets. In this role, you will be analysing data using pivot tables and using formulas such as VLOOKUP • Strong analytical skills. Ability to draw conclusions and make actionable recommendations based on the interrogation of data • A keen eye for detail • Comfortable working under pressure and tight deadlines • Good communication skills in writing and in person Skills Desired • Solid understanding of technical SEO best practice with the ability to problem solve and resolve issues • Experience with implementation of Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager, including troubleshooting data capture issues with common JavaScript debuggers • Experience in project management Bonus Points • You have your own website or blog • You have passed the GAIQ test • You have an understanding of how the web and Google works. I.e. You know what happens when someone presses enter on a browser • You know Regular Expressions • You can perform an INDEX MATCH formula in under 10 seconds!

The Package

• Enhanced Holiday Allowance – starting with 22 days per annum plus Bank Holidays, Additional Days at Christmas and a half-day Birthday Lie-In • Company Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme • Life Assurance (after probationary period) • Annual Eye Tests • Perkbox • Refer a Friend Scheme • Continuous Training and Development Programmes • Free Tea, Proper Coffee, Biscuits and Fruit Every Day • Stupendous Christmas Party • Periodic Team Bonding Nights out on the Town, on the Company • £25, net per month contribution to Gym Membership • Free Parking