Head of SEO - London - Client Side - Fashion

£69000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
13 Nov 2012
11 Dec 2012
Kate Bergman
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Fashion, FMCG
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of SEO - London - Fashion - Client Side
Salary negotiable dependent on experience

Head of SEO - The Company

My client is in the top 10 most visited fashion websites in the world with 1,500 new product lines being introduced each week. Sales for the financial year ending 31 March 2012 were £481.5 million. They have continued with this phenomenal growth rate around the world and currently operate over 4 continents. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to help grow this forward thinking business

Head of SEO - The Role

*The Senior SEO Manager will report into the Head of Digital Marketing, and will work as part of this team to truly establish the team as the Centre of Excellence.

*Other areas within the Digital Marketing team include Affiliates and PPC. The Senior Manager, SEO, will have two direct reports in the short term.

*The SEO team currently works with SEO agencies to implement the work. Longer term, the team is likely to need to grow as we expand into more countries and, if cost-effective, bring some SEO work in-house.

*The SEO team is responsible for a crucial source of traffic and revenue for this market leading brand. The purpose of the team is to ensure we maintain our top position in the UK in terms of SEO traffic, and to grow international traffic.

* The role is a global one, with responsibility for the UK and our other six country sites, as well as more local country sites as they open. The role will also help develop a mobile SEO strategy, as well as help other parts of their brand.

Head of SEO - Experience Requirements:

*Senior level SEO management experience, as well as hands-on experience of actually "doing" SEO (not just managing agencies to do it)

*A thorough technical knowledge of all aspects of SEO

*International SEO experience a must

*Experience of managing an in-house team and outsource partners

*Excellent analytical skills

*Strong reporting skills and confidence to present to Senior Management and others who are not knowledgeable about SEO

*Able to build strong working relationships with a busy and vibrant ecommerce environment

This is a great opportunity to play a key role in a vibrant and exciting business. The role will play a critical role in a successful business at a key stage of its growth and development. If this is the Head of SEO role for you then apply now !

Feel free to call me directly on:
Kate Bergman - PFJ Senior Digital Consultant

To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Kate Bergman | DD: +44 (0)207 612 3828 |


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