SEO Strategist

Job Title: SEO Strategist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Reference: 43261
Contact Name: Becky Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 07, 2019 12:09

Job Description

SEO Strategist, Award-winning Digital Agency, North Manchester, £40- £50k

Forward Role are excited to be working exclusively with this multi award-winning digital agency in North Manchester who have a fantastic client base focussed predominantly on instantly recognisable ecommerce brands and a talented team! Joining their search as SEO Strategist, this role is a key hire for the agency and you’ll take a lead with clients search strategy and planning, as well as shaping the ongoing growth of the team.

This is a genuinely exciting time to join the agency as they are on a fast-moving growth trajectory at the moment and with the development they’re going through, the SEO Strategist would play a key role in shaping this. You’ll be given the autonomy and freedom to develop your career with a supportive senior leadership team.

Working in their creative and collaborative office space you’ll work alongside the Director of SEO and will focus on integrating SEO with content and CRO. You’ll work with some huge brand names acting as the account lead and building strong relationships with your clients.

They are looking for an SEO Strategist who takes pride in delivering the best outcomes for clients and can work closely alongside the SEO Director, SEO Manager and the Board to enable the growth of the SEO offering moving forwards. Through your work, you’ll devise fluid strategies that will improve traffic and revenue and will formulate the approach of the team in regards to clients SEO plans.

This is a unique chance to build your career in a highly-respected agency, where those who are hungry to develop will be given the responsibility to make a real difference to team expansion but also your own career development.

You’ll be proactive and strategic and will ideally have the following:

  • A proven background in SEO.
  • Ability to use tools such as Google Analytics, SEMrush and Ahrefs to analyse performance data and find opportunities.
  • Ability to create ‘best-in-class’ SEO briefs
  • Proven experience of keyword research to inform content strategies
  • Previously contributed to new business pitches
  • Able to build relationships and earn the trust and respect of clients

This is a fantastic opportunity for an SEO Strategist to join an industry leading digital agency and work closely with a talented team of commercially minded people. You’ll benefit from a clearly mapped out development plan where you’ll be rewarded for your hard work.  They are looking to hire ASAP.

SEO Strategist, Award-winning Digital Agency, North Manchester, £40- £50k

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