ScS Careers

SEO Executive

Sunderland

Job Details

Location

Head Office - Ecommerce.

Contract Type

Permanent

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

£30,000 per annum DOE

Closing Date

09/07/2021 11:00

Role profile

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced SEO Executive at ScS, one of the UK’s leading sofa, carpet specialists.  For over 100 years ScS have been providing customers with an excellent customer experience, selling beautiful products with outstanding value, quality and choice.

With around 1,700 team members contributing to the success of our company, ScS is a diverse and vibrant place to work. We understand that our people are key to creating a thriving business. We are recognised as ‘Excellent’ by Trustpilot, and are the only furniture and flooring retailer with over 230,000 Trustpilot reviews from our customers!

ScS has been heavily investing in technology and our website in recent years to support our ambitious growth plans. As part of this, we are expanding the E-Commerce team and are looking for an ambitious, self-motivated and driven SEO Executive to join our team and grow this essential marketing channel.  Based at our Head Office in Sunderland (Currently working from home for some periods), you will join a rapidly expanding e-commerce team. 

Your role

Reporting to the Head of E-Commerce, you must have a genuine passion for SEO and digital marketing and keep up to date with wider industry developments.  Your key objective will be to help improve the organic search performance of our website (www.scs.co.uk) and grow online sales. This is a fast paced and challenging role and the successful candidate must be able to think on their feet and find creative solutions to problems.

You should be able to:

  • Perform keyword research in conjunction with the business objectives to help optimise existing content and discover new opportunities
  • Demonstrate excellent understanding of traffic and conversion measurements
  • Conduct technical on page audits to establish and remove any impediments to search performance
  • Stay up to date with the latest algorithm and SEO best practice
  • Use tools like Google Search Console to undertake regular site health checks and diagnostic reporting
  • Live by our company ‘RIGHT’ values (Responsive, Inclusive, Get it Right, Hard Working, Trusted)

Your qualities

Ideally, you will have a degree in Marketing Communications or equivalent and have a solid understanding of site architecture /website taxonomy.

Your benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous Staff Discounts on our beautiful Sofa, Carpets & Furniture range
  • Terrific discounts from major High Street retailers and holiday companies, gym membership discounts and much more.
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Long service annual leave benefits
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Share incentive plan (S.I.P)
  • Career Progression
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance

Apply today… you’ll be in good company!

 

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Your place in our world

Head of E-Commerce
SEO Executive