• £35,000 - £45,000 + Unique Performance Bonus (£70,000+) + Benefits

  • Reading

  • Digital/Media/New Media

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Excellent career growth opportunity for a confident Senior SEO Exec / SEO Manager level candidate (with leadership capability) looking to step-up. This unique opportunity is a natural match for a commercially-minded candidate that is happy to network and nurture leads. For this we anticipate a earnings boost to £70,000+.

Role Info:

Senior SEO Exec / SEO Manager- SEO Lead | Growing Agency
Reading | £35,000 - £45,000 + performance related bonuses (the potential of earning £70,000+) + Benefits

The Opportunity:

We are on the hunt for a Senior SEO Exec / SEO Manager to join our growing agency at an exciting time.

The Head of SEO role is a fantastic opportunity for someone with considerable experience in this industry to carve out a rewarding and profitable future with our company.

The role will be fast-paced, target and result-driven, and the ideal candidate will confidently thrive in this sort of environment.

The key responsibility will be for you to take our SEO offering and build upon the clients we have to form a department where you will be responsible for a team that continuously delivers results.

Multi-tasking and flexibility will be a key part of the role as it will most certainly change and adapt as you grow and develop this department. To begin with you will be hands-on with campaign delivery whilst at the same time strategising for agency growth through active account management, new business pitches and meetings. Through the success you have, you will be able to shape your role as well as the team that surrounds you. We see it ultimately being a role which involves overseeing department operations as well as key accounts.

You will have experience doing in-depth keyword research, technical website audits and data mining as well as competitor research in order to build a solid search marketing strategy for your clients.

A confident, analytical and natural communicator with a deep understanding of the complexities of SEO and how it fits into the overall marketing and digital mix is also essential. You will be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of Google Tag Manager (GTM), Google Search Console (GSC) and Google Analytics (GA).

About you:

+ The right person for this role will have the following essential key attributes/skills:
+ A natural jargon-free communicator
+ Exudes confidence around their subject and will be a high-energy unreserved individual.
+ A technical SEO background with proven track record (a must)
+ Advanced Google Analytics, Google Search Console and Google Tag Manager experience
+ Experience, detailed knowledge of leading SEO tools such as: SEMrush, Ahrefs, Majestic, SEO, Tools for Excel etc.
+ Expert knowledge of how to do manual keyword research
+ Expert knowledge of how to manually audit/website a website (small sites through to large eCommerce sites)
+ Expert knowledge of how to run link building campaigns
+ Expert knowledge of how to research, present and manage content marketing strategies
+ Some knowledge of front-end coding including HTML, CSS and JavaScript
+ Self-motivated, comfortable working independently or as part of a team
+ Knows how to get the best results out of their team

Applicant should have:

+ Excellent email and phone manner with personable nature
+ Confidence in combination with a high energy level and strong commitment to driving results with a can-do attitude
+ Great organisational skills with attention to detail
+ Several years experience with account and management experience
+ Some experience with Google Analytics and Adwords
+ Good organisational and project/time management skills
+ An understanding of web project processes
+ Experience with WordPress CMS
+ Based in or near Reading
+ Excellent written and spoken English

In Return:

You will have the opportunity to be involved in a web agency that does things differently. We have exciting growth plans and you’ll be able to make a real difference. Everyone involved in the business is highly-valued, and their suggestions, concerns, ideas carefully listened to. The aim is to grow as a team and you’ll have a huge input into how that happens and what shape it takes.

Salary & Benefits:

+ £Negotiable base salary + performance related bonuses (the potential of earning £70k+)
+ Pension
+ Socials
+ Huge personal development opportunities
+ Flexi-working

Your Background / Previous Roles May Include:
SEO Manager, SEO Lead, Head of SEO, SEO Account Director, Senior SEO Account Manager

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