SEO - Search Engine Compatibility Executive

£21k - £25k DoE + Over Target Earnings
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
SEO - Search Engine Compatibility Executive


£21k - £25k DoE + Over Target Earnings

Looking to hone your skills and build a career in SEO? If you have a background in marketing, web design/development, computer science or mathematics, this could be the perfect opportunity to develop some highly sought after skills and attain rapid career growth in a long established and highly successful marketing agency.

Our client is a fast paced evolving company offering the freedom to express and implement your own ideas whilst being supported and given the training and development opportunities to grow and become the best you can be.

The successful applicant must have native-level proficiency in a Business language (please see list below) in addition to a high standard of both written and spoken English.

Overall Purpose:

With a passion to develop a career in SEO, you will join the company's SEO team to help achieve it's ambitious growth plans, through delivery excellence and a tailored development programme, resulting in rapid career development to become an expert in your field.

This role will specialise in one aspect of SEO, ensuring websites are technically sound and optimized for indexation and crawlability by search engines, ensuring site technical errors are identified, reported and actioned.

Essential Skills & Qualifications required of the Search Engine Compatibility Executive:

- Ability to understand our clients' business and their objectives
- Understanding of what search engine indexation is and how to analyse it
- Experience in working with Google Search Console
- Experience in working with website crawling software (such as Screaming Frog)
- Understanding of key algorithm updates and SEO implications
- Proactive and willing to learn with a positive attitude
- Confident speaking with and advising clients
- Educated to degree level or equivalent
- An active interest in SEO and digital content
- Strong Analytical and numerical skills
- Advanced Microsoft Office skills (particularly data manipulation with Excel)
- Demonstrate the ability to work effectively and efficiently
- A native level-speaker of one of the Business Language; French, German, Dutch, Chinese Mandarin, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Korean, Swedish, Portuguese, Finnish, Danish, Turkish, Norwegian, Japanese, Greek, Romanian, Czech, Arabic, Hungarian, Estonian, Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia), Thai, Slovak, Bulgarian ,Vietnamese, Serbian.

Desirable Skills and Qualifications required of the Search Engine Compatibility Executive:

- Foundational understanding of HTML, CSS, Javascript or other programming languages
- Excellent understanding of a popular analytics system such as Google Analytics
- Understanding of web site development techniques, Content Management Systems, server responses, consumer journey and conversion optimisation
- Active interest in social media


Our client enjoys a very pleasant working environment close to the historic city centre of York. The outstanding benefits package includes:

- 24 Days holiday plus 8 days bank holiday per year
- 5 sun hours (between March and October)
- ½ day Christmas shopping
- Pension Scheme contributions
- Profit related bonus
- Flexible working
- Subsidised lunch to the value of £7.50 per week
- Monthly company social events
- Free Fruit
- Enrolment to the 'Well Being Strategy' with opportunity for discounted gym membership, mini health checks etc.
- Optional contributory group health insurance scheme
- Childcare Voucher Scheme
- Free Eye Test
- On-site parking
- Covered, secure bicycle storage
- Park and Ride and Poppleton railway station within walking distance
- Generous training budget and a variety of professional and personal development opportunities
- Structured Professional Development Review scheme

After one calendar year:

- 1 extra day after one full calendar year of employment
- 1 National holiday from your native country

If you feel that you meet the criteria of the Search Engine Compatibility Executive then please apply!