Technical SEO Director

Technical SEO Director

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Marketing, SEO

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  • Contact:

    Stephanie Levinson

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Technical SEO Director

The Company

One of the world's leading digital agency networks. With over 120 team members based in our London office, we consistently deliver award winning, business-defining results for our clients. We operate on an international scale with offices in 39 countries, and our London team offers strategic support across 127 markets around the world. Our integrated search marketing services include pay-per-click management, search engine optimisation and affiliates.

The Job

  • Complete high level technical SEO audit documentation and provide ad-hoc technical recommendations for enterprise-level, multi-national/lingual websites
  • Create statements of work for technical SEO projects with clear roadmaps according to known opportunities and limitations, taking full accountability project delivery
  • Support the implementation of SEO recommendations to clients' development teams and external agencies. This includes a thorough understanding of content management systems and development cycles
  • Manage project management software (e.g. JIRA, Asana, Trello) and provide accurate progress reports to SEO account team flagging risks and opportunities
  • Own the relationship with clients' in-house technical teams and co-ordinate resource as necessary alongside the SEO management
  • Conveying the importance of page speed to clients in the context of Google's Core Web Vitals, producing page speed audit documentation and managing automated page speed reports
  • Supporting the testing, creation, and implementation of structured data/schema mark-up
  • Proficiency with web analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Omniture


  • 3-4 years' experience in an SEO focused agency or working for a brand in-house in the SEO team
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills to communicate with client's project management and development team stakeholders
  • Expert knowledge of Google's Core Web Vitals, their importance for users and search engines, and the role they play within SEO
  • An SEO thought leader within the team, ability to create opinion pieces on latest algorithm changes to educate wider team and clients
  • High proficiency with SEO tools such as Screaming Frog, SiteBulb, DeepCrawl, Botify, Search Console, Data Studio etc. Knows strengths and weaknesses of tools and how to best combine datasets to gain actionable insights
  • Working knowledge of front-end mark-up (HTML & CSS) and strong knowledge of how JavaScript frameworks may adversely affect the organic performance of a website
  • Advanced Excel including vlookup, pivot tables and analysis to derive useful insights from large datasets

Apply Now

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Stephanie Levinson - Team Leader

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