SEO Account Manager - up to £35k - Media Agency Global offices and enviable client list

Greater London
£30000 to £40000 per annum
23 Mar 2012
20 Apr 2012
Siobhan McAndrew
Full Time
Contract Type
Are you fiercely ambitious? Thirsty to develop your career and set clear goals for the future? An excellent opportunity for Search Manager/ Search Engine Optimisation Account Manager/ Search Marketing Manager has arisen to join this thriving media planning and buying agency. You will be instrumental in continuing the development of its Search Engine Optimisation offering range of clients across numerous business sectors.

The ideal candidate will have the opportunity to grow within the role and be promoted in the future as part of a growing and expanding SEO team. As SEO Account Manager you will report to the SEO Account Director and work closely on both the management day to day of your accounts as well as client strategy. Ideally you will have solid years experience in SEO, with strong management skills. With your team of executives, whom you will provide support and guidance to, you will ensure timely delivery of all client activities relating to SEO campaigns and development.

To secure this role you have to have a true understanding of SEO, from both a technical standpoint as well as a detailed knowledge of the SEO landscape. You will have a clear understanding of best practise of SEO as well as budget management. One of the key elements to this role is the ability to analyse data and the insights behind this. You have to be a team player with the gravitas to converse with top level clients and also guide and develop your team. Due to the international nature of some of the clients language skills such as German, French or Spanish would be advantageous but not essential.

Key responsibilities
- Lead and manage client proposals and presentations.
- Provide guidance and support for SEO auditing and assessments, strategic recommendations and implementation efforts, and ongoing maintenance and reporting to client.
- Lead implementation and management of appropriate SEO tools and analytics tools.
- Ensure client profitability as directed and develop SEO offering and client KPI`s.
- Provide senior client account ownership and strategic oversight.
- Integrate efforts with appropriate analytics and optimisation to team members and associated initiatives.

The agency has seen massive growth over the last two year which has seen the SEO team grow considerably. The team manages strategies for high-profile clients in the UK ranging from Britain`s strongest national businesses across travel, financial services, automotive, FMCG and retail to international blue chip companies. The media and planning agency has a great working environment with strong camaraderie. The agency understands that its people are its key resource and therefore rewards hard work, both in terms of remuneration and career progression.

This is a fantastic role at a growing media agency which will allow your career to develop quickly! Candidates from a non media agency background will be considered, if they have been involved in the end to end process of running a successful SEO campaigns either in house or as a freelancer. To find out more please get in contact now!
SYLEX currently has a number of other digital based roles available at leading media agencies that may be of interest to you. We recruit into the majority of the top 20 media planning and buying agencies. Contact Siobhan McAndrew for a full list of current opportunities.

Siobhan on 020 7462 7634 /