SEO Technical Specialist

Job Title: SEO Technical Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-07-10
Reference: TD84749375
Contact Name: Tim Dent
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 23, 2017 12:00

Job Description

Working alongside the creative, content and outreach teams you will be responsible for delivering workflow on a portfolio of clients in a timely manner, whilst adhering to the high quality standards. The industry is very fast paced and the ability to learn quickly and adapt to company and marketplace changes is key.

On-going training is provided but we are looking for someone that can hit the ground running in some, if not all of the below responsibilities:
  • Conduct on-page / technical SEO audits to find and remove any impediments to SEO performance on clients websites
  • Conduct off-page content and link profile analysis on our clients and their competitors websites to discover vertical trends and determine weaknesses and opportunities for our clients
  • Constantly monitor clients SEO performance, and reporting findings back to the Account Management and Senior Management teams
  • Assist the Account Management team with technical queries, understanding SEO performance and contributing to monthly SEO reports
  • Attend and contribute to internal strategy meetings to help define the most relevant and effective strategies and best SEO practice for all clients
  • Keep up to date with industry techniques for SEO and content marketing
  • Attend the occasional client meeting or conference call when required to support the Account Manager with SEO queries
Relevant skills and experience includes:
  • SEO programming experience within a previous role (essential)
  • Ability to  manage own workload to ensure that individual, team and company targets are achieved (essential)
  • Ability to work in a team environment and support/develop colleagues (essential)
  • Ability to communicate and work with various departments effectively (essential)
  • Ability to use FTP and database management software (preferred)
  • Knowledge of HTML/xHTML (W3C), CSS and JavaScript (preferred)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel (preferred)
  • Educated to degree level (preferred)