Junior Web Developer / Trainee Tech SEO – Best Drum Agency
We are on the hunt for a talented Junior Web Developer to join our team, and with our training, become a brilliant Technical SEO specialist. Someone with a passion for programming and formulas, who is tuned in to the latest web technologies and advancements, with ambitions to become an expert in search engine optimisation. We’re an award-winning digital media agency, specialising in digital success for Charities. We’ve a decade of experience in relentlessly innovating and testing digital media for not-for-profit campaigns.
Junior Web Developer
Chesham, Buckinghamshire – (London Zone 9, Metropolitan Line) Currently Partially Home Working likely to move to a hybrid model with 3 days in the office per week
Salary Between £21,000 – £26,000 Depending on Experience
Plus Benefits Package to include BUPA cover for permanent employees and dependant
Hours 9am – 5.30pm Mon-Fri (Flexible Working with core hours 10am to 4.30pm)
// The Drum Europe: Best Use of Data, Non-Profit
// Drum Global: Best Buy Side Team
// Third Sector Business Charity Awards: Marketing Partnership of the Year.
Who we are:
We’re an award winning, digital agency; focused on supporting charities and socially positive organisations with great digital media. We get up in the morning to make a difference, question mediocrity and never settle.
We have a decade of experience in relentlessly innovating and testing digital media for not-for-profit campaigns. We’re experts in delivering a range of charity campaigns, focusing on outcomes including donor acquisition, events, information and awareness raising (both brand and issue).
Our recent award wins include The Drum Europe: Best Use of Data, Non-Profit, the 2021 Drum Global:?Best Buy Side Team?and Third Sector Business Charity Awards: Marketing Partnership of the Year.
We are a 10 minutes walk from Chesham tube station, nestled in the Buckinghamshire Chiltern Hills.
The Junior Web Developer Opportunity:
We are on the hunt for a talented junior web developer to join our team, and with our training, become a brilliant Technical SEO. Someone with a passion for programming and formulas, who is tuned in to the latest web technologies and advancements, with ambitions to become an expert in search engine optimisation.
The right candidate will also support the wider SEO team. This would include training, providing feedback and being available to help if needed. We will provide the SEO training for this role however existing knowledge of SEO would be a bonus.
+ Support the wider SEO team with Excel, data processing and technical implementation.
+ Provide quality assurance by checking technical delivery from colleagues and freelancers.
+ Identify technical issues and advise on solutions or resolve yourself (eg page load speeds, 404s etc).
+ Perform SEO Audits (training provided) for optimal:
+ Crawling & Indexation
+ Site structure
+ Link architecture
+ On-page ranking factors
+ Site speed
+ Carry out keyword research with an understanding of user intent, for mapping to relevant content (training provided).
+ Monitor and evaluate results and performance.
+ Report back to clients with clear analysis and recommendations.
Junior Web Developer Requirements:
+ Proven expertise in web development/web technology.
+ Expertise in Excel (formulas, vlookups, pivot tables etc).
+ Knowledge of browser development tools.
+ A scientific mindset with data insight.
+ Strong organisational and communication skills.
+ Excellent English writing ability.
+ Experience in tools such as Analytics, Tag Manager, Search Console, ahrefs, Screaming Frog, SEO Monitor, Deepcrawl an advantage
+ Champion heart-felt camaraderie
+ Bravely grab the standard, and run
+ Relentlessly pursue continuous improvement
+ Lead the charge for effective, transparent data
+ Make the world better
Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.