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Associate Director SEO


Type: Full Time

Reference Number: 69214


Agency strategy experience  : Excellent client facing and presentation skills  : Confident with financials with a commercial outlook  Resourceful, tenacious and capable of being calm and decisive under pressure  : Ability to work on your own and in a team

As Associate Director of SEO, you will be responsible for leading our media division strategy and execution for all aspects of SEO strategy, including; technical on site, on site content, local and the strategic requirements from the content marketing and link building teams.

You will be responsible for the SEO team and ensuring that our approach to SEO positions us as a market leading agency. You will work closely with the wider leadership team and other digital media services but also our data science and technology teams that exist within Edit’s 200 strong workforce, to ensure that are leveraging assets in the agency which will help us create differentiated value against competitors.


  • To lead all aspects of our SEO team; technical, on site content and SEO strategy
  • To lead the SEO strategy for a range of clients in various sectors, but predominantly B2C
  • Work closely with new business teams to educate salespeople, but also lead on opportunities which will deliver growth for the team
  • Work closely with the client services and project management team to ensure the continuation of strategic direction and excellence of execution for accounts on a day to day basis
  • Help to drive business growth of existing clients through development of a proactive action plan and using our full skill set to help grow client’s businesses
  • Present (verbally and in writing) the Agency’s proposals and recommendations effectively, logically and concisely
  • To be a trusted senior team member for clients who can translate their commercial objectives into effective SEO strategies
  • To be a senior point of escalation for client concerns in relation to our strategic direction and challenges in execution

   What we’re looking for:

  • Agency strategy experience
  • Excellent client facing and presentation skills
  • Confident with financials with a commercial outlook
  • Resourceful, tenacious and capable of being calm and decisive under pressure
  • Ability to work on your own and in a team.Why Edit  

    We have three offices – in Leeds, London and Bath and offer an environment that’s fun, supportive and nurtures curiosity. In each office we provide free fruit, flexible working and regular company social events. On top of this our benefits package includes pension, life assurance, wellness reward programs, discounted gym membership, critical illness cover and private healthcare.

    If you’re interested in this opportunity, please click the ‘apply’ button or for further information please call our HR team on 0113 260 4010.


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