Technical SEO Specialist - £35k

£30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
25 Feb 2013
25 Mar 2013
Sarah Mitchell
Business Type
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical SEO Specialist - £35k
We are looking for an experienced SEO Technical Specialist with a strong focus on technical SEO.
Large Media Agency
On Site Technical SEO Skills a must

We are looking for someone passionate about testing, auditing and at the cutting edge of onsite implementation.
We are looking for a Technical SEO Specialist who can hit the ground running and help push our offering forward.
Overview of the Technical SEO Specialist Role:
As a Technical SEO Specialist, you will sit within the digital department and work on campaigns for a variety of UK clients, across sectors from an enviable client portfolio.
You will serve as a core source of information for the wider agency and for your clients.
The Technical SEO Specialist will be joining a growing team in a large media agency and you will be provided with all the tools required to perform your role - and ideally would be interested in helping us grow our suite of proprietary tools.
This SEO Specialist will be involved in all aspects of technical SEO from auditing through to implementation and reporting.
The role combines both a start-up mentality in terms of building a product but access to some of the UK's leading brands through our media planning and buying heritage.

The Media Agency:
As an agency, we are driven by courage, curiosity and optimism.
Our people are curious in that they are constantly driven to learn more, courageous in that they are willing to share their ideas and optimistic in their approach to teamwork and support.
What the Technical SEO Specialist Position Entails:
Delivering technical SEO audits
On-going training to the SEO team and occasionally to our clients
Directing clients' design and development teams to ensure onsite SEO strategies are implemented and best practices adhered to.
Carrying out Keyword Research
Dedicated time to focus on innovation and testing
Working with APIs to facilitate tool development for new insights and automated reporting
What we are Looking For:
Highly motivated self-starter, who's able to manage their own workload and hit deadlines
A passion for onsite SEO - web development experience is a bonus
Analytical skills including a comfort working with a number of core Analytics packages and Excel
Experience in implementing technical SEO changes and first hand experience experimenting with new directives
Strong understanding of SEO tools (e.g. Xenu, Screaming Frog, SEOmoz, Majestic, etc.)
Strong understanding of HTML, CSS and one or more programming language (eg PHP, Python, Ruby etc)
Comfortable interacting with web servers and running at least one personal website
Understanding of information architecture
Experience with large websites and their common SEO issues (duplicate content, faceted navigation, etc.) is a bonus
Strong interpersonal written and verbal communication skills
The Package
Competitive salary, Learning Bursaries
Free breakfast, Season Ticket Loans
A focus on personal development

Apply now to move up the ranks!