Technical SEO Lead

England,Greater Manchester,Manchester
£40000 - £45000 per annum
07 Sep 2017
05 Oct 2017
Graeme Davidson
Job Discipline
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical SEO Lead, required for leading European business.

Located in the highly prestigious St Peter's Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring a Technical SEO Lead to join their digital marketing function.

The Enterprise Hub will be the European centre for the implementation of their new digital operations that will deliver all online trading, marketing and technical deliveries for the organisation.

Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK. This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge?

The role:

As the Technical SEO Lead, you will utilise optimisation techniques to attract more relevant prospects and customers to the website. You will ensure that SEO is driven from core campaign and business needs and will continually evaluate the effectiveness of the website structure from an SEO point of view.

Key accountabilities:

Working closely with the Head of Search Engine Advertising in an exciting and dedicated team, this role will ensure that the wider marketing teams are fully aware of how SEO contributes to the marketing mix and where they can use it to drive short and long term value. You will create target keyword lists for the business to optimise against and will work closely with the technical delivery team to ensure that new project deliverables adhere to best practice onsite including domain structure, tagging and sitemap structure. You will own and the selection of and relationship with SEO analysis vendors and content providers.

Working with the analytics and customer insight teams, you will agree and implement appropriate measurement of SEO campaigns, which in turn will identify new onsite strategies to enhance SEO performance to feed into the broader digital team.

Skills & experience:

You will be an SEO expert with in-depth knowledge of SEO techniques and best practice in an international digital environment. You will be able to demonstrate a broad understanding of e-commerce trading and technology with the ability to get the best out of 3rd party relationships. It is essential that you have an in-depth understanding of e-commerce technology (Hybris preferred) in the context of what can be achieved to optimise onsite SEO.


In addition to the supportive and collaborative work environment, you can expect:

* Excellent flex benefits package together with a bonus for every member of staff + pension
* Flexible working around core hours
* 25 days holiday with option to purchase/sell additional days
* Grade A offices with great transport access
* Opportunity to influence the way we work

By joining the Datwyler family, you will not only enjoy the security, opportunities and benefits that come with the security of a global organisation, but also experience the excitement that a start-up business has to offer. Distrelec is looking for people who are solution seekers, ready to roll up their sleeves and who are motivated to get things done.

Distrelec aspires to be the most dominant distributor in the electro component market by serving its customers through understanding their challenges and seeking solutions to meet their needs. Distrelec's leadership believe that drive and passion are key to success. They are a customer focused company with big ambitions and an exciting journey ahead.

At Distrelec, you're empowered to make your mark. With that, comes unlimited possibilities. This is an experience that only a few will ever get.

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