Junior SEO Copywriter - in-house

Job Title: Junior SEO Copywriter - in-house
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-10-02
Reference: TD6830255
Contact Name: Tim Dent
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 22, 2017 15:13

Job Description

Job purpose:    
To support senior members of the team in creating engaging and targeted copy for SEO content.

  • To help our content rank highest in search results, and drive qualified traffic to the website
  • To support senior SEO copywriters by taking ownership of day-to-day tasks and updating/optimising existing web content
  • To produce strong, authoritative SEO copy while ‘learning the ropes’ of this fast-paced financial organization
  • To take direction well, and turn it into engaging articles, blogs, videos and web content
  • To switch tone and style depending on audience
  • To take feedback on board and edit drafts where necessary
  • To understand and promote the key principles of SEO copywriting best practice
  • To work with other copywriters, designers and stakeholders to deliver high-quality, integrated campaigns on time and on brand
  • To thoroughly proofread all copy to check it is factually and grammatically correct; and, when writing in-house materials, to ensure house style, brand guidelines and tone of voice are reflected accurately
Person Specification:
  • Eagerness to learn and prove yourself, with a positive attitude to feedback
  • Excellent writing ability, with a strong eye for detail and a desire for perfection
  • Ability to understand new ideas quickly, and convey them to others
  • Organised and efficient, with the capability to write within tight guidelines/constraints
  • A motivated multi-tasker, able to work individually and as part of a team
  • Confident and friendly
  • Interest in our products with a willingness to develop
  • Copywriting experience within a commercial environment
  • Knowledge/experience of good SEO practice 
  • Degree educated (graded 2:2 or above)