Careers

Technical SEO Executive

Salary: £18,000 – £25,000, negotiable depending on experience

We are looking for a Technical SEO Executive for a brand new role. You’ll join the team in our Brighton office, a stone’s throw from the station. We offer a fun and collaborative environment, great career prospects, and meaningful perks (including flexible working and a 90-minute lunch break). For the lowdown on this exciting opportunity, read on!

Skills & profile

You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of how websites are constructed, and ideally will have hands-on experience building or maintaining websites using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and other web programming languages. (Please highlight any relevant URLs in your covering letter. We would love to take a look!)

Your previous experience will have given you some experience handling large volumes of data to make informed decisions. Whether editing a website or a Word document, you bring a sharp eye and attention to detail. Finally, you will be bubbling with ideas, enthusiasm, and fun.

While industry experience is highly desirable, for this position we welcome applications from graduates, or tech-savvy individuals with transferable skills. Just make sure you stand out (for the right reasons)!

Essential

  • Good knowledge of how websites are constructed
  • Basic knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Fast learner, especially with new software and tools
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Able to balance your workload and deliver on time
  • Be a positive person that adds energy to our team

Desirable

  • Previous experience within an agency or client team
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Working knowledge (or better) of PHP, SQL or other relevant web technologies
  • Google Analytics IQ certification
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
    (e.g., VLOOKUPS, PivotTables, advanced formulae)
  • Excellent communicator, able to speak with authority

Reporting to:

You’ll report to one of our Senior Technical SEO Consultants.

Key responsibilities:

  • Auditing websites on all aspects of technical SEO
  • Helping our clients grow through sustainable organic search visibility
  • Supporting strategic discussions about the best ways to use SEO to solve business challenges and drive marketing performance
  • Carrying out competitor analysis, link auditing, keyword research, and other research projects as required
  • Preparing regular bespoke qualitative and quantitative reports on SEO campaign performance
  • Meeting dynamic KPIs set out specifically for you and your role
  • Staying up to date with developments in technical SEO best practice and sharing knowledge across the team where applicable
  • Being Google Analytics certified and keeping this up to date

The successful candidate will:

You will share our passions for brilliant digital experiences and the pursuit of technical excellence, with a good understanding of the fundamentals of how the web works. You will help ensure absolute technical integrity for our clients’ websites and other digital properties.

The interview process:

We’ll kick off with a 15-minute phone interview to assess your suitability for the role. If you’re successful, we’ll invite you for a short interview at our office. The final step is a competency test and group interview.

If you pass, the job is yours!

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Why Work With Us

Aside from our engaging environment, culture and client work, we offer many staff benefits including:

  • Flexible working hours
  • 90 minutes for lunch
  • An early Friday finish every quarter
  • Profit share
  • Gym membership or private health care
  • 23 days holiday (rising to 29) + bank holidays
  • Sabbaticals
  • A pension, contributed to by us
  • Free massages
  • Free 1-2-1 confidential coaching sessions on any subject you choose
  • Amazing company events every three months (recently events include the Crystal Maze and a ‘street’ dance-off)
  • A cycle to work scheme
  • Free beer on Fridays
  • A personal development plan to ensure you keep growing, with up to £2,000 of external training provided
  • Free ‘Lunch and Learn’ sessions
  • AND transparency – we’ll tell you everything – you will know our financials to the pound on all areas of our business, and then be able to play an active part in shaping our promising future

We then monitor your happiness and engagement so that we can be proactive in making our agency a suitable environment that you flourish within.

Our Bible

We have a unique set of values here at RocketMill that we have enshrined in our very own Bible. We use our Bible to educate new staff, guide our professional lives and to appraise our performance.

Told as a story, our Bible walks you through some significant moments in the life of our mascot/messiah (‘Trajectory’ or ‘TJ’), before explaining the significance of them to our lives here at RocketMill.

View our Bible