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Technical SEO Specialist


  • Salary: £28,000
  • Location: Stretford
  • Contract: Permanent

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Technical SEO Specialist to join a well-established and progressive
digital marketing agency, working with a range of household name clients. The Technical SEO Specialist will be
responsible for leading Search Engine Optimisation tasks such as technical audits, off-page analysis, content and
content gap analysis, wrap-up reporting, and other ad hoc client deliverables as required. The Technical SEO
Consultant would also be expected to manage day-to-day communications with clients, building strong
relationships to build success.
The successful candidate will have at least 3 years’ SEO experience, and will have a passion for the role and an
eagerness to learn, develop, and grow within the business, whilst also nurturing and teaching more junior team
members. In return, the Technical SEO Specialist will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits
Key Responsibilities: 

Senior point of contact for client accounts
Organise external meetings, set agendas, and lead large meetings.
Management and development of other SEO Consultants, including helping with daily queries and assistance.
Ownership of individual SEO projects.
Supporting the broader technical SEO strategy and client implementations.
Create and delver strong SEO content lead recommendations, including off-page recommendations, link development strategies and disavow files.
Lead client reporting
Participate/prepare internal and external training and workshops.
SEO testing – independent and proactive testing to boost agencies offering.
Conferences and networking.

Essential Skills

Minimum of 3 year’s SEO experience, preferably within an agency environment.
Strong knowledge of the relationship between SEO & Content, including how to effectively perform keyword search research, competitor analysis & content gap analysis.
Strong knowledge of off-page SEO factors, including; developing off-page strategies, understanding the relationship between PR & SEO and how to complete a backlink takedown and disavow file.
International SEO experience.
Experience working with  with core analytics platforms such as GA & Adobe, as well as popular 3rd party tools such as; Screaming Frog, SEMRUsh, Ahrefs, Majestic, Etc.
Excellent HTML for SEO – writing and reading.
A working understanding and consideration of how online and offline channels (display, affiliates, social, print, TV, email) impact SEO, and a solid commercial awareness.
Excellent spoken & written English, as well as excellent literacy skills and the ability to communicate effectively via email and other written communication.
A proven track record of working well within a team environment.
The ability to think on their feet and apply logical thinking to difficult questions and a solutions driven mentality/approach.
Proven management skills, with the ability to manage your time and that of consultants effectively to meet client deadlines.
Great knowledge of popular CMS and web frameworks.
Solid understanding of dynamic content.
Advanced Excel skills, including the ability to manipulate large data sets.

Benefits and perks

Hybrid working policy
Health and dental cover
21 days annual leave (+1 additional day per year of service up to a max of 5)
Additional paid day off on your birthday
Company pension
TechScheme and CycleScheme
Free car parking
Company-funded counselling and wellness sessions
Regular company-funded nights out and events
Weekly team competitions with gift vouchers
High-spec Apple equipment (MacBook Air or similar)
First-class in-house training and development programme
Vibrant and inspiring office space located close to Manchester city centre

KEYWORDS: SEO, Screaming Frog, SEMRUsh, Ahrefs, Majestic, content, strategic, implementation
For more information or to apply for this position please call our recruitment team on 0333 242 3660 or apply online for a call back.
Unfortunately due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t
contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details
will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.
We are acting on behalf of the client as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
We are an equal opportunities agency and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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