Interim SEO Manager - Part Time 21 hours a week

England, Hampshire, Southampton
£150.00 - £250.00 per day
09 Feb 2018
09 Mar 2018
Marketing Disciplines
Digital / Online Marketing, SEO
Industry Sector
Digital / Online
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
SEO Manager

Interim SEO Manager - Part Time - 21 hours - Office Based - Southampton

Your new company

A reputable Higher Education firm is looking for an Interim SEO Manager on a part time basis for a Maternity Cover. They are looking for an SEO specialist whom can commit to working 21 hours a week in their central Southampton office.

Your new role

You will be the organisation's key expert and linchpin when it comes to SEO. With support from the senior team and working in collaboration with other digital staff, you will be responsible for delivering the clients's SEO strategy and work plan. With support from your direct report, this will include implementing improvements to centrally owned system and content on a day-to-day basis, undertaking development of both on and off page content and being part of a large change project to transform the client's website. You will also support and advise colleagues with varying levels of knowledge from across the institution, helping them to achieve results in their own specialist areas.

What you'll need to succeed

You will be highly analytical with a passion for problem solving. You will regularly report and make recommendations to staff at all levels of the organisation on our progress and position.

Liaising with colleagues from across the institution to build an understanding of the SEO activity being undertaken as a whole will be critical to your success. You will thrive at working independently, as well as with key stakeholders.

You will be expected to work closely with agencies, Communications and Marketing staff, and Services representatives. You must be confident at delivering training, and helping non-experienced staff to understand the concept, implications and importance of SEO.

You will have up-to-date knowledge of SEO best practices and be a team player who takes a flexible, organised, collaborative and innovative approach to their work.

Line management experience would be advantageous

This position is offered on a part time (3 days per week), fixed term 12 month period to cover maternity cover.

What you'll get in return

The opportunity to work alongside a reputable Higher Education firm and a dynamic team with amazing project work to get involved in.

What you need to do now

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