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SEO Business Director

SEO Business Director

Location: London, Hybrid (3 days a week in the office)

Salary: £65,000 – £80,000

Are you an SEO Account Director to progress to into an SEO team leadership position, where you’ll have greater influence over SEO strategy of the most senior SEO clients? If this sounds like you then we’ve got the perfect opportunity for you.


SEO Business Director Role & Responsibilities

As SEO Business Director you will work closely with the agency’s most important clients and the SEO Account Directors to achieve best-in-class results on SEO campaigns and organic strategy. Additionally, your work will include:

  • Work alongside the Head of SEO to formulate and execute results driven SEO strategies.
  • Act as a senior point of contact for clients for everything organic.
  • Team management responsibilities of the 2 SEO Account Directors, supporting them to manage their team.
  • Support the SEO Account Directors on the SEO strategy of their accounts.
  • Be a voice of authority on all things SEO and developments in the SEO industry within the business.
  • Take the lead on new business pitches from an SEO and organic perspective.
  • Be involved in the innovation of SEO and organic services that the agency offers.


Skills and Experience

The company will support you to work however is best for you, offering hybrid and flexible working that is individually tailored to you. The business does ask that you have:

  • Previous experience working at an SEO Account Director level in an agency.
  • SEO strategy background, with experience providing insights into SEO strategy that aids client growth.
  • Strong client management experience, being confident in building and developing relationships with clients and understanding best how to meet their SEO needs.
  • Being able to translate technical SEO concepts to CMO level clients who don’t have a technical understanding of SEO.
  • Strong understanding of E-E-A-T and Search Generative Experience.
  • Experience or understanding of Organic Social, creative, and TikTok searches are all a plus, but not essential.
  • Experience working with eCommerce clients and international clients are both a plus, but again, not essential.


About the Company

Due to continued successes and growth, this award-winning independent agency is looking for an SEO Business Director to join their London office and take an SEO business strategy lead on some of their most prestigious client accounts.

You will have the opportunity to work in a mix of remote and in-office working with flexible core working hours suited to your individual needs.

The company strives to put employees’ best interests first and takes pride in the supportive company culture it has created: Evidenced by the multiple awards that the agency has won for employee wellbeing, satisfaction, and company culture, and the list of employee benefits centred around company culture and supporting employee wellbeing.

Additionally, the agency regularly wins awards for the quality of their work across the agency, meaning you’ll be working alongside some of the best digital marketing professionals in the business.


Company Benefits

In return, as SEO Business Director you can expect a fantastic work environment with a superb benefits package that includes (but isn’t limited to):

  • Hybrid working, with flexible working hours.
  • Commission for new business contributions.
  • 25 days holidays, with the option to carry some over and buy additional leave.
  • Regular company social events to foster the company culture.
  • Private healthcare.
  • Enhance maternity and paternity package.
  • Life assurance and income protection.
  • Medical cash plan.
  • Annual weekend away, supported by the business.
  • A paid charity day, where you will have the opportunity to support a charity of your choice.
  • Share option scheme.


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