SEO Team Lead

SEO Team Leader

Ref: 91Monday 26 April 2021

SEO team lead upto £35k

Location: Belfast or Glasgow 


We have an excellent opportunity for an SEO Team Lead to join an award-winning Digital Agency either in their Glasgow or Belfast offices.

With an enviable list of key Client accounts across the EMEA, this prestigious Digital Agency offers a fully managed service such as SEO, Search, Video, Paid, Social Advertising, Ecommerce, Performance creative and content. Essentially you will be the senior  SEO specialist to manage and grow the SEO service.


The ideal SEO team lead will have the opportunity to work with a great team of specialist creating  360 digital strategies, ensuring the growth for both the clients and agency while driving forward the wider marketing digital strategy .


Creating best practice SEO practises for clients and drive the execution of these strategies

Lead complex deep dives to understand the performance gaps and opportunities, including website audits, crawl analysis, keywords research

Manage on page, off page and technical strategies

Communicate strategy plans to clients in a confident  user-friendly way

In form content strategies based on competitive landscape, SEO research trends and insights

Monitor, analyse and report back on the performance data and analysis for clients

Manage, develop and train the wider team

Work closely with other teams of specialists to ensure a cohesive digital approach for clients across both paid and organic activity

Involvement with SEO and new business opportunities and identify growth opportunities for current clients

Understand SEO and its commercial impact on clients businesses  and our  agency


About You

  • Personable, incredibly organised, enthusiastic
  • Three years of hands-on experience  in SEO within an Agency or inhouse
  • Understanding of strategic and operational SEO management and optimisation, including content, on-site, outreach and tactical SEO strategies
  • Knowledge of SEO tools, including Google Search Console, Google Analytics SEMrush/Ahrefs, Screaming Frog
  • Expert level in Google Analytics  and other Analytic tools
  • Content management systems experience
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with ability to confidently communicate strategy plans to clients, colleagues and external agencies.
  • A structured and organised approach to creating and communicating SEO strategies
  • Data-driven mindset with the ability to work both on own or as part of a team
  • The ability to analyse  performance and act on opportunities
  • Aptitude for problem-solving and lateral thinking
  • An eye for detail



  • Exp running Digital PR and or linkbuilding campaigns
  • Basic Web dev knowledge – HTML  beneficial
  • Awareness and understanding of the Digital advertising
  • Experience of leading and developing an SEO team
  • Previous agency experience

In return

  • Experience of working for a top Agency in the EMEA
  • The opportunity to work on a broad range of  new business opportunities and be involved with growth
  • Fun, casual environment
  • Training and development
  • Virtual reality , Fifa , Ping Pong with a vibrabt social mix when possible