SEO Outreach Executive

Key info:

Department: Online Marketing

Location: Manchester

Closing Date: 25/10/2019
Online marketing

We’re on the lookout for an enthusiastic SEO Outreach Executive to join our growing SEO team at Visualsoft.

As an SEO Outreach Executive, you’ll be responsible for generating coverage for a variety of clients from a wide range of industry backgrounds. This will involve establishing and maintaining relationships with key influencers and journalists who can help us shout about our clients, and you'll also be involved in the creation and promotion of content marketing campaigns.

We're looking for a hard working, organised individual who has the creative potential to help us generate plenty of online coverage for our wide variety of brands.

Sound like you? Discover more and apply today...

What you’ll be doing:

This position will directly support the work of the SEO Outreach team in addition to colleagues from the wider SEO team. Your main duties & responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the day-to-day outreach strategy for assigned client campaigns using up-to-date link building and digital PR methods.
  • Gaining a clear understanding of the client’s marketing needs and tailoring campaigns and outreach activity to suit this.
  • Maintaining client relationships and confidently communicating activity and opportunities on a regular basis.
  • Prospecting websites and contacts on a large scale.
  • Monitoring industry trends and adopting new and emerging outreach techniques.
  • Identifying and communicating journalist requests to clients.
  • Pitching journalists, editors, bloggers and website owners to secure client coverage.
  • Liaising with the senior outreach team and other SEO departments to drive overall results.
  • Tracking, reporting and providing detailed analysis on outreach activity.

What we need to see:

This role requires someone with a proven track record of driving organic results using link building and PR techniques, with a solid understanding of how outreach campaigns work as part of an overall SEO strategy.

Key competencies we’ll expect to see include:

  • Up to date knowledge of link building best practice, content marketing and the general SEO landscape - however, candidates with knowledge of journalism, PR or the right working attitude please apply!
  • Ideally, we'd be interested in candidates from a marketing, English, journalism, PR or fashion background.
  • At least 1 years experience in a similar role.
  • Working knowledge of traditional marketing and PR approaches.
  • Confidence in planning, delivering and providing feedback on client campaigns.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to produce client-facing documents to a high standard.
  • Someone with a keen eye for an interesting angle who keeps up to date with the news and current affairs.

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, salary expectation 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!

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