Digital Marketing Specialist - Technical SEO - Piranha Digital

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Job Description

Digital Marketing Specialist – Technical SEO

POSTED: 28th February 2020

We have a job vacancy for a Digital Marketing Specialist in the technical SEO arena. You will be primarily responsible for the search engine optimisation of our clients’ websites, including but not limited to all aspects of technical, on-page and off-page SEO.

HOW TO APPLY

If you would like to apply for this position with Piranha, you can do so by completing the form below, including your CV and covering letter plus sample URLs. If you would like to know more about the job being advertised, please call 01772 888331.

We have a job vacancy for a digital marketing specialist in the Technical SEO arena. You will be primarily responsible for the search engine optimisation of our clients’ websites, including but not limited to all aspects of technical, on-page and off-page SEO. Working on a wide variety of B2B and B2C clients’ websites, performing technical site audits, keyword research, investigating trends and implementing any fixes to increase visibility, leads and/or revenue.

We are looking for a problem solver with a ‘can do’ attitude and a passion for ethical SEO. Good verbal and written communication skills are important, and you will be expected to share your findings and recommendations with both clients and our in-house team of developers, designers and digital marketers. You will need to be familiar with a variety of CMS platforms including Magento and WordPress and be able to work with files like robots.txt, .htaccess and sitemap.xml.

The ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment with excellent time management and organisational skills is desirable, or be able to demonstrate previous Agency experience.

Required Skills

  • Understand Technical SEO techniques to improve site speed, mobile friendliness and indexing.
  • Working knowledge of Google Tag Manager, Analytics and Search Console.
  • Working knowledge of CMS platforms including Magento and WordPress.
  • Working knowledge of a variety of SEO tools including Screaming Frog, SEM Rush, Majestic SEO etc.
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS/PHP.
  • Working knowledge of Google MyBusiness.
  • Working knowledge of Excel and Google Sheets.
  • Familiar with FTP, DNS, Cloudflare and Cpanel/WHM.
  • Familiar with robots.txt, .htaccess and sitemap.xml.
  • Be aware of current Google ranking factors and recent Algorithm updates.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Problem-solving – ability to think creatively, strategically and commercially to identify & resolve optimisation issues.
  • A desire to learn all aspects of Digital Marketing including Paid Search, Copywriting & Blogging, Social Media and Email Marketing.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Performing pre and post launch checks on clients’ websites for maximum technical SEO impact.
  • Performing Technical SEO Audits for client sites suggesting improvements to coding and UX.
  • Performing Keyword Research to construct Keyword Maps and inform Content Strategy.
  • Performing On-Page optimisation for client sites to improve performance.
  • Performing Off-Page Link Building and Outreach to increase site authority.
  • Performing Competitor Analysis of keywords and link profiles.
  • Analyse traffic and keyword ranking trends, recommending and implementing fixes.
  • Stay up-to-date with Google algorithm changes and trends within the Industry.
  • Produce monthly reports covering analysis of KPIs, work completed and next steps.

Benefits & Salary:

This is a great opportunity to be a part of one of the top digital agencies outside of Manchester. By joining Piranha you’ll become an integral part of a team where our culture and atmosphere has been instrumental in our success.

We are always on the lookout for extraordinary professionals.

If you don’t see a vacancy right now, drop us a line by completing the form below, including your CV and covering letter plus sample URL’s for web-based positions or your porfolio for creative roles – You could be just what we need to grow.