Head of SEO

Permanent . Ipswich, Suffolk

Attractive plus company benefits

Full Description

Do you strive for unprecedented success? An extremely fast-paced, digital agency in Ipswich is on the hunt for a highly ambitious Head of SEO to join their team of digital experts!

The Head of SEO will be overseeing all areas of the business’ SEO, from content through to technical therefore an individual who has expertise knowledge on both aspects will thrive within the role! The role will also involve aiming to continuously improve all channels of the company; striving to deliver first-class projects which achieve the firm’s key objectives.

The candidate will be working with both large blue-chip clients and small start-ups. The ability to hit the ground running and be hands on to generate qualified leads is important. You will need good organisational skills and the ability to manage your own time and optimise campaigns on an on-going basis. You will work with cross functional teams, so the ability to communicate and work well with others is an important aspect of the job.

The Key Responsibilities of the Head of SEO:

  • Manage all SEO projects and ensure that the team is working effectively in order to guarantee that all work produced is of the highest calibre.
  • Communicate effectively the desired outcomes of each project and take the time to share your expertise with all of the team members in order to develop and perfect their skills.
  • Liaise closely with other senior members of the company as well as key stakeholders in order to ensure that everyone has a strong understanding of all the SEO projects occurring.
  • Lead content strategies which centralise on the upmost commercially important destinations whilst also developing a strong outreach strategy for the business.

The Perfect Candidate:

  • At least 4 years’ experience of working within a similar role
  • Proven experience of working in a fast – paced, ever changing digital environment is also vital for this role
  • Capable of prioritising your workload in order to meet tight deadlines whilst also having previous experience of managing budgets
  • Excellent leadership, organisational and communication skills are also fundamental to the role
  • Comfortable working with people across all levels of the business whilst delegating effectively and being the ‘go-to’ person for all SEO queries
  • Has an excellent business and commercial awareness!

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