The Candidate Ltd

SEO Strategist

Location
Manchester, Lancashire
Salary
£20,000-£24,000
Posted
02 Nov 2016
Closes
30 Nov 2016
Ref
amc281016c
Marketing Disciplines
Digital / Online Marketing, SEO, Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
SEO Executive

Have you got a real passion for SEO and would love to work in a successful, family run company? If the answer is yes, we have the perfect role for you!

We have a wonderful opportunity for a self-motivated SEO Strategist to join an award-winning agency who specialise in all things digital! Our client’s office is conveniently located in the heart of Manchester City Centre; meaning that the successful candidate will have multiple commute options at their disposal! In return for all their hard work, the SEO Strategist will receive excellent benefits including a gym membership, unlimited holidays and exclusive staff discounts! The agency is currently going through a period of expansion; therefore, they are on the lookout for a passionate, focused and talented SEO Strategist to join their lively SEO department.

The SEO Strategist will be in charge of managing their own portfolio of globally-renowned clients as well as coordinating other members of staff in order to ensure pioneering work is produced. The perfect candidate for the job will have prior experience of leading SEO projects and be driven to develop their career within a fast paced environment!

This is a fantastic opportunity to broaden your network whilst working with major international brands!

The Key Responsibilities of the SEO Strategist:

  • Liaise with clients in order to deliver quarterly client plans
  • Covering all aspects of SEO, offer other alternatives which could be implemented by working closely with key stakeholders
  • Maintain regular communications with all clients in order to update them on their account progress
  • On a daily basis, carry out project management on the client accounts
  • Effectively distribute the workload amongst the team members in order to ensure that all deadlines are met
  • Analyse and report on the performance of all the campaigns; highlighting areas of the weakness which will benefit future projects

The Perfect Candidate:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience of working within a similar SEO role is essential
  • Up-to-date knowledge of the latest industry news and algorithm changes!
  • Strong understanding of technical SE0 concepts including site architecture and indexation
  • Proficient in creating engaging content for the content strategy
  • Sound knowledge of wider SEO elements such as local SEO and international SEO would be beneficial
  • Competent in Excel and using SEO tools such as Searchmetrics, Majestic and Google Analytics
  • Fantastic organisational, communication and analytical skills are vital
  • Capable building and maintaining strong working relationships with clients and other team member
  • A team player who can work effectively on their own
  • Aware of how individual specialisms interact with other channels!

 Interested? Contact us on 0161 833 1044 or you can apply online now!