17 March 2017

SEO Manager

  • Reference: ech170317e
  • Location: Manchester City Centre
  • Salary: Up to £40,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Retail
  • Consultant email: info@thecandidate.co.uk
  • Consultant telephone: +44 161 833 1044


An award winning retailer is searching for an SEO Manager to join their professionally established marketing team! Enjoy excellent staff discounts, childcare vouchers, working in a state of the art office, social activities and much more!

Our client is a UK based company operating across international consumers including the US, French and German markets. They are an online-only retailer working across marketplaces such as Amazon and eBay, although due to an outstanding turnover they have decided to set up their own e-retail website, requiring an SEO genius to guide them to success! The SEO Manager will be required to meet business targets concerning increasing traffic, revenue and brand awareness across multiple digital channels. Join the talented team in their modern Manchester City Centre offices with pool and Fifa included for some down time!

Roles and Responsibilities of the SEO Manager:

  • Develop, implement and measure search strategy
  • Optimise and improve performance to achieve personal and corporate targets
  • Work with the marketing and e-commerce teams on search and conversion
  • Research and execute keyword strategies using up-to-date industry knowledge to drive traffic
  • Take responsibility for the SEO budget
  • Conduct research conducting market activity and competitor analysis

Skills and Attributes:

  • Minimum 3 years’ previous experience in an SEO Manager role including hand on experience
  • Excellent SEO experience with on-page and off page optimisation
  • Proven track record hitting targets successfully, particularly in building page and domain authority
  • Knowledge of optimising in terms of conversion strategies, web pages, landing pages etc
  • Excellent understanding of SEO systems including Moz, MajesticSEO, Google Analytics and Ahref
  • A Google Analytics Individual qualification is highly desirable, but not essential to be considered for the role

This is an outstanding opportunity to be part of a rapidly growing marketing team and be part of a new journey with a successful company. If you’re up for a challenge, then apply online today! For more information contact our recruitment team info@thecandidate.co.uk or 0161 833 1044

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Sophie & the team at The Candidate provided us with an extremely professional and efficient service. Of the 5 interviews we conducted any of the candidates would have fit the role perfectly, it's a shame we had to narrow it down to 2. Highly recommended. Thanks!

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