SEO Technical Specialist

Argos Retail Group
Milton Keynes
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Make digital history

Argos is changing. We’ve set our sights on becoming the UK’s leading digital retailer. And we’re now assembling the best talent in the industry to make it happen.

It’s nothing short of a reinvention. We’re not just transforming our business model. We want to transform the way people shop. And as our SEO Technical Specialist you’ll play a pivotal role in making that happen.

What you’ll do

This is a specialist role within the Digital Marketing team and is key to both the day to day performance of SEO as well as its long-term strategic success. The role will directly impact Argos’ online success and you will be responsible for all, ensuring all website developments are delivered with SEO best practice in mind. Delivering SEO benefit and performance improvement.

You will have the responsibility of developing and maintaining our SEO technical development strategy and liaising with the business to successfully implement this strategy. You will work to develop all SEO technical requirements and recommendations, managing all development relationships, and consulting on all website development to ensure they maximise the Natural Search opportunity for Argos.

You will also have a lot of visibility across the business and be required to own relationships across the business, focussed primarily on; Digital product owners, Developers, UX and design specialists. Working to develop proactive and effective relationships that ensure SEO success in any technical developments, monitoring and resolving issues quickly and effectively.

About you:

A self-starter with strong analytical skills and initiative, you must be knowledgeable of the SEO and digital landscape with previous experience and understanding of SEO at a technical and structural level
Ability to program in HTML/CSS/JavaScript and edit web development code. Maintaining up-to-date knowledge on SEO and coding bes