SEO Manager

Marie Curie
18 Jun 2021
24 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Title: SEO Manager
Salary: £35,000 - £41,000 pa plus London Allowance if applicable
Hours: 35 Hours a Week
Contract: Maternity cover up to 12 months
Based: Vauxhall, London / Home
Closing date: 30th June at 23:59 hrs
Interview date: Early July

Marie Curie are looking for a talented SEO Manager to cover a maternity leave, starting in early August. This role sits within the Digital team and works with key internal stakeholders across the charity to underpin continual growth in web traffic from organic search across all areas, ensuring that the charity's beneficiaries and supporters can access the care and information that they need.

This is an exciting time to join the team as we pivot to support Marie Curie's new strategy and look for innovative new ways of working.

The main elements of the role comprise the following:

SEO strategy development: Working with the wider digital teams to develop, implement and manage our SEO strategy.
Campaign and content strategy: Working closely with all teams to ensure that our content is optimised for search and developing targeted content on specific subjects to enhance the performance of our content on Google.
Integrated media strategy: Defining SEO targets and monitoring performance across keyword lists for defined campaign and marketing activities, working closely with the marketing, creative and PR and Media teams to effectively integrated PPC and SEO strategies to ensure effective use of budget and maximise reach.
Analysis and optimisation: Using Google Analytics / Google Webmaster tools and appropriate supporting analytics systems to provide SEO performance reporting; interpreting data and consistently recommending enhancements to content, the website and social media presence to continuously improve search performance. Ensuring competitor activity is monitored and considered.
SEO consultancy: As a specialist in the field of SEO, consulting with web product team to develop SEO development requirements, working with social teams to maximise search performance of social channel activity, and with wider content, editorial and marketing teams to build awareness of and adherence to SEO developments and best practice.

What we are looking for:
An experienced SEO practitioner with an analytical approach, who is skilled in use of Google Analytics and core SEO/SEM practices and tools. You need to be a highly numerate, expert user of excel for analysis and reporting and have an analytical approach with strong attention to detail and accuracy.

You will have experience with technical website development related to SEO (e.g. .Net, VB/C #) and deep understanding of Google and other major search engines' webmaster guides, algorithms and roadmaps. You will understand SEO and social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest etc.) as well as digital marketing, including paid search, media, content marketing and link building strategies.

The ideal candidate will have strong written and verbal communications skills, the ability to prioritise and work to deadlines and an ongoing interest in improving their skill set in the sector.

What's in it for you:

Continued access to NHS Pension Scheme (subject to eligibility)
Marie Curie Group Personal Pension Scheme
Season ticket loan
Loan schemes for bikes; computers and satellite navigation systems
Continuous development
Industry leading training programmes
Employee Assistance Programme
Flexible Working

Marie Curie is committed to its values, which underpin our work. We take stringent steps to ensure that the people who join our organisation through employment or volunteering, are suitable for their roles and are committed to safeguarding all our people from harm. This includes our staff, volunteers and all those who use or come into contact with our services. We are dedicated to creating not just a safe place to work but also a supportive and rewarding one.

We are committed to a world where everyone can thrive and fulfil their potential. We are devoted to the social justice imperatives and organisational benefits of full diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace, and are a Stonewall champion. We actively encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse cultures, perspectives and lived experiences.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early. Agencies need not apply.