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SEO Executive

£23k - £28k

SEO Executive

This is an exciting time to join the agency and be part of growing something from the ground up and be part of something special.

  • Harrogate


Our client has gone through a period of rapid growth over the past 2 years and they are now looking to recruit an SEO Executive to join their team on a full time, permanent basis!


This is an exciting time to join the agency and be part of growing something from the ground up and be part of something special.


Our client is looking for an SEO/Outreach Executive to work closely with the creative teams to create impactful campaigns for content marketing, outreach & digital PR. Promoting assets such as articles, infographics & interactives that assist in delivering backlinks from authoritative sites. They are seeking an individual who has a good level of creative awareness, data analysis skills, stays up to date with current affairs and is looking to take on a new challenge.


As an SEO/Outreach Executive, you will be responsible for building relationships with editors and journalists, working with them to secure exposure and links on high-quality websites.

  • Identifying and creating valuable link opportunities.
  • Creating creative content ideas and pitching them effectively where required.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with editors and journalists.
  • Developing and maintaining a solid understanding of SEO.
  • Using a variety of tools to get the best possible results.
  • Client management


Person Specification:


  • Previous experience working for a commercial website or agency, covering digital PR / SEO, strategic and hands-on content generation and outreach.
  • Experienced in researching and writing content based on SEO, data and insights.
  • An understanding of how content marketing fits into the full digital marketing mix.
  • Proven history of link acquisition via content marketing execution.
  • Basic understanding of technical SEO.
  • Highly organised and proactive with strong planning and time management skills.
  • Appetite for learning, improving and becoming the best that you can be.
  • Confidence speaking on the phone and communicating via email.
  • Good interpersonal skills, comfortable working in a team.
  • Creative thinking.
  • Experience working with tools like ninjaoutreach, Pitchbox, AHREFS, SEMRush are an advantage, but not essential.
  • Google Analytics experience is an advantage but not essential.


Our client is a business focused on work-life balance. They get it! That’s why they are super flexible with working around life outside work. Got a gig to attend or need an early finish for parents evening? No sweat with flexible working hours. In addition, your package will include:


  • Be part of one of the most awarded & creative agencies in the North
  • Salary up to £28k
  • Flexitime
  • Pension Scheme
  • Regular training, learning & development
  • Company away days throughout the year
  • Career progression
  • Work in a creative office space with recent fitout (See images on our Google business listing!)
  • Centrally located & close to train station
  • Put your stamp on the agency (we don’t want to just add a cog to the machine)
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays. This will increase by 1 day per year upto a maximum of 28 days in total.
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Laptop
  • Monthly team lunches
  • Monthly team breakfast
  • Social events – Summer/Christmas parties
  • Yoga Fridays
  • All the drinks – Nespresso, tea, soft drinks and mineral water. Well stocked drinks fridge with beer, wine and G&T’s, cheers!

Interested? Email your CV to Emma at EM Recruiting TODAY!

To apply for this job email your details to emma@emrecruiting.co.uk.