SEO Content Executive - Online Publication

Job Title: SEO Content Executive - Online Publication
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-12-18
Reference: TD372839023
Contact Name: Tim Dent
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2017 15:45

Job Description

I'm working with one of the top online publications in the U.K and they are looking for a talented and ambitious Content creator. Working alongside reporters in the newsroom, the SEO Content Executive will be responsible for optimising the editorial output to ensure maximum visibility and performance in search engines.

Job Content:
  • Work alongside the editorial team to ensure content is optimised for SEO purposes
  • Research, create and monitor topic pages
  • Monitor global news events and trends
  • Communicate ideas and make best practice recommendations
  • Analyse and understand competitors strategies, testing new ideas for optimising performance
  • Provide guidance and education on best practice
  • Provide additional team support as required including copywriting, numeric analysis etc.
  • Maintain an awareness of the online publishing industry and communicate ideas and learnings
Knowledge / Background / Experience:
  • Experience in an editorial/copywriting position is desirable
  • Knowledge of optimising headlines and content for search engines
  • Skilled in analysing search terms
  • Experience of using Content Management Systems such as WordPress
  • Experience with analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, Omniture) is desirable
  • Familiarity of online publishing and the UK newspaper industry is desirable
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Understanding of online marketing and social media
  • Interest in the latest internet trends and an understanding of complex web ecosystems
  • Confident and motivated
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise workload
  • Strong communicator