SEO Specialist

SEO Specialist

  • Location

    Grantham, Lincolnshire

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    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Claire Gregory

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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SEO Specialist - Cherry Professional are currently recruiting for an SEO Specialist for their Grantham based client. As part of the companies continued growth my client is looking for an experienced SEO Specialist to deliver the on-site and off-site SEO Strategy for the business, with specific experience of implementing marketing strategy / content creation / e-mail campaigns across digital media.

Working closely with the Head of Digital Marketing, this will largely be a hands-on role where you will maximize organic search traffic, conversion and return on investment, whilst adhering to best practice optimisation techniques.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to make the switch from agency to in-house, or an SEO manager looking for something a bit different, either way you will get autonomy on the organic strategy and receive the full support of the team and management board.


Develop and manage the SEO plan whilst maintaining strong relations with internal teams, delivering industry-leading insights, analysis and outreach campaigns

Conduct in-depth and regular audits of sites and competitor performance analysis

Track, report and analyse SEO performance campaign data from SEO campaigns and strategies

Collaborate with the wider business team to identify opportunities and areas for growth

Be up to date on all the latest industry updates and algorithm changes

Personal Qualities:

Collaborative in approach and works well at coordinating/influencing business teams

Flexibility, ability to plan and organise, responsiveness, creativity, self-starter

Able to build solid working relationships with peers and senior leadership

Ability to demonstrate strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills to all levels of seniority and disciplines within the organisation

Can manage multiple projects and deadlines with ease

Has a dynamic approach to problem solving


Proven track record in a specific SEO focused role with strong understanding of link building, best practices and effective strategies

Several years of SEO experience, particularly in lead generation

Proven ability to work with design, content, and development teams

High levels of integrity, autonomy, and self-motivation

Conversion rate optimisation, UX/UI an distinct advantage

Mobile optimisation desirable

Technical Knowledge/Skills/Aptitude

Google Analytics and Search Console

Technical understanding of website usability, structured data, XML sitemaps, website performance, crawl optimisation and content

Strong analytical skills with Excel and other tools

Experience in the wider online marketing channels such as AdWords, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, influencer marketing

Screaming Frog, Majestic, Ahrefs and third party rank checking tools

Some understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript, server logs, (client-side) etc. would be beneficial but not essential

Other roles that you may have applied for include SEO Consultant, SEO Manager, SEO Specialist, Digital Marketing Manager & Digital Marketing Executive.

Cherry Professional are advertising this role on behalf of the client.