SEO Executive

Key info:

Department: Online Marketing

Location: Stockton-on-Tees

Closing Date: 31/03/2020
Online marketing

We are looking for an SEO Executive who is highly motivated to kickstart their digital marketing career and looking for a fantastic opportunity to develop as an SEO Execuitve within an established team.

Sound like you?

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What you’ll be doing:

As an SEO executive you will be supporting the SEO strategist and wider team on the delivery of quarterly SEO planned tasks and ultimately delivery success of such projects. Day to day activities will therefore involve carrying out core and foundational SEO tasks, research and planning, with guidance from the SEO strategist. This position will directly support the work of the SEO Strategy team in collaboration with the wider SEO team.

Whilst prior SEO knowledge and experience is certainly desirable for this role, this is by no means a strict requirement, and we welcome applications from all backgrounds. We have previously received successful applications from a broad range, including: university graduates; as well as backgrounds in general marketing, digital marketing or web technology roles.

The strongest candidates will have a good understanding of basic SEO concepts, a strong interest and knowledge of digital marketing, a real passion for online marketing and experience in helping customers achieve great results.

This role is designed as an entry-level role, and as a result, your SEO knowledge and aptitude will be built from the ground up through training sessions and mentoring, you will be closely supported in the role by senior members of the SEO team.

In return, and in order to flourish in this role, you would be expected to show a willingness to learn, tackle new situations, and consult industry resources to allow you to recommend best-practice solutions for SEO problems. Whilst help will always be given to those who ask, the ideal candidate will be able to work independently at times, and have a real passion and drive to expand their knowledge & range of skills.

What we need to see:

As this is a supporting role within Visualsoft’s SEO team, a strong candidate will be a proven team player with strong initiative and excellent analytical and organisational skills.

Experience and Knowledge:

Essential:

  • Understanding of basic SEO concepts.
  • A strong interest and knowledge of digital marketing.
  • High-level proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to work closely with SEO strategists and wider SEO team to achieve KPIs


Desirable:

  • Experience in an agency environment
  • Knowledge of relevant web technologies such as HTML and CSS
  • Experience working with popular content publishing platforms such as WordPress
  • Working knowledge of Google Analytics and other SEO tools


Skills and Attributes:

  • Excellent analytical and organisational skills.
  • Strong initiative
  • Exceptional communication skills - written, verbal, and a good attention to detail
  • Passionate about eCommerce, online marketing and helping customers achieve the best results
  • Professionalism, integrity and a strong work ethic
  • Team player Flexible approach to working
  • Able to manage your own time effectively with little support
  • Willing to learn
  • An interest in new technologies and other online marketing channels

What we’ve got to offer:

We offer a competitive salary, a great working environment, and outstanding benefits including:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Unlimited holiday
  • Fully flexible working
  • Free breakfast, fruit & protein shakes
  • Discounts across our brands
  • Regular team social events
  • Training & development


So if you think you've got what it takes to join one of the UK's leading eCommerce providers, we'd love to hear from you.

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How to Apply:

Fill out the form below and add your current CV and a cover letter. We think the cover letter is so important, so use it to give us your best elevator pitch! Share your expertise and experience and tell us why you're the perfect fit for our team!

We regret that, due to high competition for roles at Visualsoft, we are only able to contact successful candidates. If you don't hear from a member of our team within 28 working days of submission, you have not been successful on this occasion.

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