SEO Manager

Hybrid Recruitment Ltd
15 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: SEO Manager

Type: Perm or Freelance

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: £40k

About the Agency:

The agency in question is a reputable content marketing and brand publishing agency in Central London. They combine deep analytical technology and expert content creation to help global clients in multiple industries engage and convert customers. The agency has offices in London, Brazil, and New York, and are currently trying to triple in size. The agency has an entrepreneurial vibe and thus need someone who thrives in a fast paced environment.

The Role

This is an exciting SEO Manager Role. You will be primarily be working on the beauty and health sectors for clients such as Unilever and Esteé Lauder. The agency is looking for someone that is young, hungry, and comfortable taking a step into the unknown. The role provides the unique opportunity to accelerate quickly and ultimately set up and head up a new department.


  • Research, devise and manage unique SEO strategies for a range of clients in a host of industries
  • Manage all aspects of the agency’s SEO offering, including on-site techniques, link building, blogging, content marketing, online PR, technical SEO - crawl errors, data mark up, xml sitemaps etc
  • Carry out SEO reviews for key clients, focusing on both on-page and off-page SEO - deliver technical documentation for on-site recommendations
  • Work with the Content Manager and CCOs to devise an effective digital strategy which works across a range of platforms
  • Work with the Business Development team to devise effective SEO pitches to potential clients
  • Work with your team of SEO Executives and use Google Analytics and other analytical programs to deliver key campaign performance reports to clients on a monthly basis
  • Recruit and build a team of SEO Executives to monitor clients’ backlink profiles and take action as necessary to protect against algorithmic penalties
  • Co-ordinate with the PPC manager to ensure effective keyword targeting and landing page structure

Key Skills/Experience;

  • At least three years’ experience within the SEO industry
  • Experience within a similar role in an agency environment - highly desirable
  • Preferably educated to degree-level
  • Strong working knowledge of the latest SEO techniques and algorithm updates
  • Good knowledge of Google Webmaster Tools, Google Analytics and Adwords
  • Strong team management skills
  • A proven track record in delivering high performance SEO strategies for a range of clients
  • Experience in creating effective outreach strategies
  • Excellent communication and client-facing skills
  • Strong HTML and CSS skills
  • Excellent presentation and reporting skills
  • A good working knowledge of WordPress and other CMS platforms