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SEO Executive


Job Details


Coventry - Digital Lounge.

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£23,000 to £28,000 DOE

Closing Date

02/08/2022 11:00

Role Profile

An exciting opportunity to join the Digital Marketing team, responsible for implementing our SEO strategy. Lining into the SEO Manager, you will be joining at the start of our SEO journey: joining a new SEO team, onboarding required technology and owning the relevant agency relationships. This is an exciting role with influence over the full breadth of SEO, working closely with relevant stakeholders to set SEO first principles across all digital functions, including content creation and website development. This is a diverse role, with the opportunity to develop your skills hands on within a fast paced environment.

ScS is excited to announce its new Digital Lounge situated within our Coventry store allowing us to fully immerse ourselves in the shopping journey, both with our in store experts and customers. We are focussed on building truly omnichannel experiences through improving our current proposition and revolutionising the homewares shopping journeys.

The Digital Lounge holds a wide range of opportunities for new and existing talent across digital marketing, ecommerce, UX and product.

About the role

Key responsibilities

  • Working with the SEO Manager, support in the implementation of the SEO strategy, to recognise organic growth aligned to business objectives.
  • Support in the delivery of the SEO roadmap, implementing content, technical and link building opportunities, whilst working with stakeholders to ensure optimal execution.
  • Deliver on the commercial objectives for audience and revenue growth.
  • In partnership with the Content team, drive organic growth with rich written and video content, assisting and educating customers.
  • In partnership with Digital Development, continuously improve the technical architecture to deliver best practice and maximise crawl budget.
  • Creating frameworks and continuous improvement for Digital Merchandising to ensure an SEO first approach to content and categorisation..
  • Working with agencies, where required, for technical, link building and ad-hoc support.
  • Take the wider business on the Digital journey, ensuring stakeholders understand the role SEO plays for ScS.

About you

Knowledge and abilities

  • Understanding of core search principles
  • Demonstrable knowledge of SEO measurement
  • Strong communication and written skills
  • A creative problem-solver who is driven by results
  • Understanding of the wider digital marketing landscape
  • Combined problem-solving and effective prioritisation capability

Experience & qualifications

  • Proven experience with 1-2+ years in SEO, ideally within retail or high consideration purchase goods.
  • Demonstrable background of delivering SEO benefit.
  • Experience with content creation and internal linking
  • Experience using core SEO tools for landscape understanding and benefit measurement
  • Technical SEO and link building experience preferable, however, not required.

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

Join us on the journey and get in touch today!