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Are you an expert in SEO? Looking to sink your teeth into a new challenge? Become the Head of SEO for a highly successful digital agency based in Manchester City Centre! Enjoy fantastic benefits including a state-of-the-art office, regular social events and plenty of progression opportunities.

Category

Digital Agency

Reference

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Salary

£30,000 to £35,000

GBP 35000
Full-Time

Date Added

2019-05-07

2019-10-19

Level

Head of...

Location

Manchester City Centre

Manchester M1 2AQ Piccadilly

The Candidate Ltd


Head of SEO - Digital Agency - Manchester City Centre - £30,000 to £35,000 

Are you an expert in SEO? Looking to sink your teeth into a new challenge? Become the Head of SEO for a highly successful digital agency based in Manchester City Centre! Enjoy fantastic benefits including a state-of-the-art office, regular social events and plenty of progression opportunities.

Our client is an innovative digital agency who have won multiple prestigious awards for their work and as they continue to gain new business and accumulate an even stronger industry presence, they are now looking to hire a hard-working and ambitious Head of SEO to take charge of their client’s SEO campaigns.

Working closely with the other Heads of, the Head of SEO will be responsible for ensuring that the agency offers its clientele, the most up-to-date SEO services. The successful candidate will also be accountable for mentoring and overseeing the SEO team, ensuring that all work produced is of the highest standard and accurately represents the brand. This is a wonderful role, where the Head of SEO will have the opportunity to make it their own!

Take the next step in your career and have the opportunity to work with some exciting new brands!

The Main Responsibilities of the Head of SEO:

  • Recruit, mentor and develop the SEO and ensure that the team is achieving all targets, exceeding client expectation and producing a high-quality of output.
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest industry trends and changes, implementing these into the business where necessary.
  • Work closely with the Head of Analytics to optimise the CRO/UX offerings whilst also working with the Lead Strategists to troubleshoot any issues.
  • Make sure that the wider team has a full understanding of the impact of SEO, ensuring that all work is best optimised for search.
  • Manage and oversee the SEO strategies and campaigns for the more high-profile clients of the agency.
  • Assist the Head of Strategy with the acquisition of new sales and ensure that all teams are able to react to new business needs.
  • Make sure that a minimum of 100 billable client hours is achieved per month.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • At least 3 years’ SEO experience in a senior role
  • Strong technical SEO background is essential, ideally agency-side
  • Sound understanding of UX/CRO combined with the ability to solve back UX problems
  • Experience using Google and Bing’s algorithms
  • Capable of using SEO tools such as Search Console, Analytics, Google Tag Manager, SEMRush and Screaming Frog.
  • Comfortable working with CMS systems such as Magento and Concrete5.
  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, and JS
  • Able to upsell opportunities as well as communicate technical SEO terms to clients
  • Sound understanding of local, mobile and voice search

Are you the right person for the job? For more information, call us today on 0161 833 1044 or email your CV to [email protected]

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