SEO Manager, global agency

Forward Role
£25k - 32k per year
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SEO Manager, Global advertising agency, Manchester City Centre

Forward Role are proud to be working with one of the largest global advertising agencies based in Manchester city centre in their search for an SEO Manager to work for their digital team. They are looking for someone who can take responsibility for their own portfolio of clients whilst also helping to oversee performance of their growing search team. As SEO Manager you will have responsibility for ensuring clients websites have a high visibility on search engines, and will help with the development and progression of SEO Executives and Content Executives within the wider team.

This agency are looking for someone with a solid digital marketing background and a strong understanding of SEO and the associated factors that influences high rankings in Google. You will be tasked with making decisions based on performance and will come up with ideas for new ways of improving client's campaigns through keyword research, audience and link data. As SEO Manager you will naturally have in-depth knowledge of Google Analytics & Search Console and will have the ability to motivate and help motivate a team of Executive's alongside the Head of Search.

There will be both a 'hands-on' technical element as well as being client facing and so having the ability to relay strategies and performance to clients is important.


- Devising content marketing plans and executing content strategies
- Campaign execution and reporting
- Maintain an strong awareness of the commercial aspect of campaigns
- Carrying out market/competitor research in order to inform strategy for clients
- Carrying out advanced analysis on client's performance in GA
- Prepare and delivering presentations and reports to major clients.
- Delivering search performance against set KPI's
- Measurement and analysis of client's search performance using different analytics software
- You will also be involved in new business pitches.

This position offers the opportunity to work across some exciting brand names and with a highly skilled technical team. In return, this agency offers some great benefits such as gym membership, pension, exceptional office environment and a great social atmosphere. This SEO Manager role offers the opportunity to really grow the team and input to the wider success of the digital output. The role would suit an SEO Executive or Senior SEO Executive looking for that next step up.

Positions with this agency are sought after so apply today or send your CV to Becky Smith

SEO Manager, Global advertising agency, Manchester City Centre

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