With a minimum of 3 years’ experience of working in search, you’ll be working on our key client’s SEO accounts with a constant focus on the optimisation of their websites both on and off page. Your role will be largely focussed on the development and optimisation of content in line with keyword strategy, and the development of client’s backlink profiles. Your day to day work will involve interpreting performance reports and identifying opportunities for growth, researching and writing SEO copy for clients, and analysing and enhancing link profiles.
You will be competent at using Google Analytics and GSC plus a variety of other essential SEO tools, optimising current content and creating new content, navigating various CMS, and communicating with internal and external stakeholders on a daily basis. In addition, you will be highly organised, decisive and keen to learn and develop your online marketing skills.
Role & responsibilities
To carry out SEO audits to support new client pitches and existing client SEO campaigns
Support the SEM Manager with the creation of monthly reports for clients and make recommendations for growth
Analyse organic performance of online content and identify priorities for optimisation
Plan and implement optimisation schedules on a monthly basis
Undertake keyword research, track performance and adapt keyword strategy accordingly
Research and write SEO-friendly content and execute content audits
Plan and implement the off-site SEO strategy for client’s websites
Identify link building opportunities, develop ideas to acquire backlinks that positively impact organic rankings, building links, and writing articles and blogs
To increase website rankings and visibility in an ethical manner
To implement website content changes via CMS, or instruct external Website management teams where necessary
Keep up to date with the latest SEO updates, techniques and industry changes
Continuously work to identify and implement further opportunities to drive site performance KPIs
Experience & Skills
At least 3 years of SEO experience, preferably within an agency
An excellent understanding of on and off page SEO techniques
Ability to monitor and report on organic positioning effectively
Excellent written skills and copy writing experience
Ability to identify and build quality backlinks
Understand basic HTML, WordPress, Silverstripe and other CMS platforms
Excellent knowledge of Google Analytics
Know how to research, create and optimise content in line with keyword strategy
Approach work conscientiously and uses initiative to ensure tasks are seen through to the end and any issues are addressed
Able to work to tight deadlines and be able to handle multiple projects.
Ability to communicate at all levels
Be solution orientated and resourceful
Enthusiastic, passionate and eager to learn
To be able to work individually or in a group
To work in an organised manner
Attention to detail and highly accurate
You’ll be a friendly, highly motivated and ambitious individual, who enjoys providing input to your immediate team and the wider business. Hard working, driven and with a good eye for detail, you’ll also be a team player who can build good relationships with all internal teams.
An excellent working environment, competitive remuneration and the opportunity for further career advancement await the right applicant.
What can you expect from us
An excellent working environment, competitive remuneration and the opportunity to join a forward thinking and successful organisation where you will receive a competitive salary, good benefits, and career fulfilment having had a participative role on high profile projects.
25 days’ holiday per annum, with an additional day’s leave for your birthday
Life Assurance and Income Protection Scheme
Private Medical Health Cover and Cash plan
Matched company pension contribution of up to 4% of your annual salary
DMA membership with access to great resources as well as opportunities to learn and develop in your career at AF
We also have some fun social clubs, free fruit, and a great modern office.
We have big ambitions over the next few years and we are looking for someone who is a team player and can build good relationships with all internal teams.