Head Of SEO

£50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock options
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Industry Sector
Automotive, Digital / Online, Retail
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Head of
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Head of SEO

Head of SEO, c. to £70k, Central London, Tech start-up

My client is a growing online platform in Central London and has backing from Europe's major VC's. They have an exciting opportunity for a talented Head of SEO to join the team and be the driving force behind Organic Acquisition.

As Head of SEO you will report into C-level and be tasked with defining strategy across on-page, off-page, and technical SEO. You will also execute this plan by utilising internal teams such as Content and Developers. Ideally you will have a background from working both agency and client side, and prior knowledge of working in SEO within a high growth brand / tech start-up would be advantageous nut not essential.

Key Responsibilities;
- Full responsibility for the SEO strategy, execution, analysis and best practice
- Competitor analysis
- Technical audits & recommendations
- Link-building planning creation and execution through content syndication and relationship building
- Working closely with the product team and development team to advise and oversee site changes and technical SEO requirements
- Working closely with their experienced SEM team to identify organic opportunities
- Working closely with the content team and advising them on best practices and what content is working well

Key Skills;
- Solid background in an SEO role at either an agency or in-house
- Proven track record in implementing onsite changes to benefit SEO
- Experience developing a network for content syndication and link building
- A keen interest in the ever-changing world of SEO
- An analytical mindset whilst still being able to be creative
- Excellent Google Analytics skills
- Great understanding and working knowledge of relevant industry tools and how best to utilise them
- Excellent Excel skills - for data analysis and manipulation
- Excellent written English - you'll be comfortable overseeing production of easy-to-understand SEO content

Working in a close knit, collaborative team environment, as Head of SEO you will be rewarded with a generous base salary and stock options.

Keen to learn more? Then don't delay and apply to this ad now. Alternatively contact Alex Marriner, Practice Manager - Digital Marketing (Search & Performance) at Bloc Digital on or call 01202 203 301 for a confidential discussion.

Head of SEO, c. to £70k, Central London, Tech start-up

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