Head of SEO

Better Placed
England,Greater Manchester,Manchester
Up to £50000 per annum
03 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2019
Rosie MacPhail
Job Discipline
Account Management, Digital
Experience Level
Agency, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time
This award winning agency are on the hunt for a Head of SEO with demonstrable experience of delivering great results within organic search. Working on multiple client accounts, which include a mixture of local and national SEO, you'll mentor a team of up to 20 within a prolific digital agency in Manchester City Centre.

You will take responsibility for the business development of the team, ownership of proposals and pitches, and ensuring annual growth and profitability for all work managed. Their clients are mainly retail and ecommerce, with some big household name brands.

Key responsibilities:

* Devising creative, data-driven content strategies for a wide range of clients
* Managing teams of content, outreach and technical specialists, taking a hands-on approach to their development
* Building successful client relationships
* Contributing to new business pitches, devising effective strategies and presenting ideas to key stakeholders
* Leading content ideation sessions, helping the team to map out creative campaigns based on detailed audience insights and customer search behaviour trends
* Conducting thorough client content audits in order to address deficiencies and identify opportunities for growth

Desired experience and skills:

* 5+ years experience working in a search engine optimisation role
* 2+ years in a management level position
* Creative flair and the ability to come up with ideas that stand out
* Strong writing skills are a prerequisite
* A positive, entrepreneurial attitude and approach
* Experience in working with SEO management tools, such as; SEO Monitor, SE Cockpit, SEM Rush, Searchmetrics, Majestic, Copyscape and Moz.

This agency will give you autonomy in your role and a platform to be wonderfully and weirdly creative. They offer flexible working and unlimited holidays! If this sounds like a role you will excel in, apply now.