24 November 2016

Head of SEO

Location: Manchester
Salary:Up to £55,000
Type: Permanent
Sector: eCommerce Retail
Consultant email:info@thecandidate.co.uk
Consultant telephone:+44 161 833 1044

Do you have experience in SEO? Develop your digital career by becoming a Head of SEO for a major fashion retailer!

Our client is a B2C fashion retailer who operates globally. They are seeking a new Head of SEO to join their dynamic and enthusiastic team! Don't miss out on this brilliant opportunity to work for a company with a massive portfolio of eCommerce websites and stores.

They are looking for an individual who is keen to learn more about marketing yet has enough experience to lead the team. This is a hands on role as the Head of SEO will manage a team of 7 managers and executives. As a lead role in the company, the Head of SEO is involved in devising strategies and liaising with the Marketing Director to put SEO at the forefront of digital marketing strategy and securing larger budgets for that channel.


Key responsibilities of the Head of SEO:

•    Liaise closely with line manager in order to deliver the strategy for driving traffic and increasing the number of sales

•    Planning and delivering to the agreed budget CPA

•    Suggest improvements to the website and track conversion rates

•    Manage all SEO executives and PPC executives in order to ensure both teams are working in harmony

•    Ensure brand campaigns are fully supported across the company's various channels

•    Make sure reports are accurate and detailed

•    Keep your finger on the pulse of industry trends and practices, implementing when appropriate

•    Work on organic search, CRM, PPC, Direct load and Affiliate marketing


The Key Requirements:

•    Should have a strong background in SEO especially with experience of planning budgets and growth

•    Have the ability to demonstrate commercial acumen

•    Should have an SEO background as other training for other channels will be provided

•    Capable of using analytic software in order to produce reports for senior managers regarding the company's campaigns

•    Experience of using Google Analytics, Adobe etc and experience of working in a digital role is essential

•    Able to work across multiple accounts and teams in order to achieve results

•    Excellent leadership and organisational skills

•    A self - starter who is also able to work as part of a team

•    Great at analysing data and reports to ensure all channels are working efficiently


If this sounds like the job for you, join a company where you'll have plenty of opportunities to develop your career! Apply online now! If you would like further information contact one of our award winning team on 0161 833 1044 or email info@thecandidate.co.uk 



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Stevie made choosing a new opportunity easy and stress-free. He was friendly, professional, listened to my requirements and delivered what I wanted. Stevie's knowledge of the companies he was working alongside, as well as his in-depth understanding of what each e-commerce role requires, really impressed me. Thank you!
Rebecca, November 2016