Independent Online Publisher
Up to £30,000 DOE
If I talked about Schema markup, rich snippets, Googlebot, spiders and Screaming Frog – would you think I am making up words or can you confidently claim these as part of your SEO armoury?
Our client offers bespoke internet publishing and technical services for a small portfolio of websites. Established 18+ years ago, they’ve evolved their successes as a tight-knit team of professionals producing long-standing success for a series of sites. Keeping ahead of the curve, we’re hiring an SEO professional to join their in-house team in Aldershot.
Reporting to the Head of Publishing, as SEO Manager you’ll be responsible for maintaining and improving rankings across a range of websites. Working closely with internal stakeholders and external specialists, you will draw upon your solid technical SEO knowledge to run site audits, make recommendations and ensure these are implemented correctly with tech and on-page SEO. Bringing strong skills in keyword research and competitor analysis you’ll be spotting opportunities to increase SERP positions.
With a team working to agile principals you’ll ensure there are regular updates for the sprint meetings every 2 weeks and editing content to keep it up to date with SEO trends and best practices. The more knowledge you bring the better, it’s beneficial to have run site audits, specifically worked on successful site migrations as well have the skills for schema markup to enhance content. It’s also helpful to have industry experience of websites in Travel, Lifestyle, Property, SaaS and eCommerce!
TO BE SUCCESSFUL
- At least 3+ years’ experience in planning and implementing successful SEO campaigns
- Enjoying being at the cutting edge of SEO developments (blogs, webinars, conferences, twitter chats)
- Highly self-motivated but enjoy working in a friendly, small team environment
- Confidence and ability to suggest and implement SEO improvements
- Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
- Knowledge of SEO tools such as Webmaster Tools, Moz, SEMrush and Yoast SEO
- Good knowledge of HTML and WordPress
By joining this business, you’ll be joining a core team of 5+ in the office and a wider remote working team of 15+ there is also an office dog (a beautiful Finnish Lapphund called Ruska). The team are passionate about their work and in return, you’ll find it to be an empowering working environment with personal confidence and responsible ownership of duties being encouraged. The attendance of industry conferences is approved when possible as is personal learning and training. In addition to salary, you’ll receive a company pension scheme, 25 days holiday (plus bank) and flexible office start times between 8:30-10:30. Located just a 10 min walk from Aldershot train station, there are also plenty of parking options.
If you bring a passion for the SEO industry, have solid experience of delivering quality SEO work and a desire to grow in a tight-knit team where you’re empowered to thrive in your work, this could be the SEO job for you! To apply, please use the contact form below or email your CV to Natasha via firstname.lastname@example.org quoting job reference 1001090.