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CAREERS – Junior SEO Account Manager



Junior SEO Account Manager

Reports To: SEO Manager
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: up to £35,000 (DOE)
Location: Hybrid Role

Honchō are looking for an experienced SEO specialist to join our team. This is an amazing opportunity for someone who is passionate about SEO and able to take the lead on key client accounts for a fast-growing and well-established agency.

The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of all things SEO with strong technical SEO knowledge and a superb eye for detail. They’ll ideally have experience in managing ongoing SEO strategies in addition to short-term projects such as website migrations.


Job Summary

As a Junior SEO Account Manager, you will be responsible for managing the accounts of some of our most valuable clients and expected to support the delivery of SEO strategies that encompasses technical, on-site and content.

The successful candidate will be confident in providing technical SEO recommendations and implementing strategies that use an integrated approach to complement other digital channels; maximising the use of data to inform decisions provided by our dedicated data and insights team.

The SEO department sits within the Organic Performance arm of the agency and is supported by dedicated content and digital PR teams. We pride ourselves on high-quality, forward-thinking and successful strategies that help scale our client’s overall digital performance.

The successful candidate will be confident in providing technical SEO recommendations and implementing strategies that use an integrated approach to complement other digital channels; maximising the use of data to inform decisions provided by our dedicated data and insights team.

In addition to being responsible for the implementation and development of SEO strategy within your client portfolio, you will also be a strong communicator that is able to lead conversations on weekly reporting calls as well as produce monthly reviews and quarterly business reviews.


Key Requirements

  • Ability to execute SEO strategies
  • Strong technical and on-site SEO knowledge
  • Ability to perform a technical audit
  • Understanding of migrations
  • Strong skills in keyword research and competitor analysis
  • Ability to write and review META
  • Someone capable of delivering an excellent quality of work whilst meeting deadlines and adhering to strategic briefs within budget and on brand
  • Maintain the agency’s high client retention rate by developing and fostering long-lasting client relationships
  • Constantly keeping up to date on new trends/systems and methods, reporting back to colleagues where necessary
  • Minimum 2 year’s experience in SEO

Essential Skills

  • Strong SEO knowledge
  • HTML and CSS knowledge/understanding
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly motivated and organised
  • Experience across a number of clients or industries

What’s on offer

  • Personal development plan and training opportunities
  • Work for well-known brands
  • Regular team and social events
  • Unlimited holiday allowance
  • Never work your birthday or Christmas eve again
  • 2 days paid leave to support a charity of your choice
  • Free Honcho clothing and merchandise
  • Work at our idyllic offices with an on-site swimming pool and tennis court

About Honchō

Founded in 2008 by Chris Ailey, Honchō are a specialist Search and Social Marketing agency based just outside Hertford in Hertfordshire.

Currently a team of 30+ specialists we operate from a converted barn and stables in an idyllic countryside setting. We have worked with a number of global brands including eBay, Gumtree, WWE, Mothercare, Renault, ASUS and New Era.

For more information on our agency please visit www.honchosearch.com and send your CV to careers@honchosearch.com