This is Novos

SEO Strategist

Location: Spitalfields, London

Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 pa + benefits DOE

Working At NOVOS

Hello, we’re NOVOS! And we’re looking for a new addition to our incredible SEO team.

Launched by two former agency employees in 2019, we’re now the UK’s largest eCommerce SEO agency. As a people-first company, we recently took the plunge to become employee-owned and have always prided ourselves on our company culture. We weren’t nominated as the 5th Best Place to Work in the UK for nothing!

What you’ll be doing:

As an SEO Strategist, you’ll be working on creating and implementing successful, in-depth SEO strategies for a range of exciting eCommerce clients.

You’ll report to the SEO Manager and support your colleagues to manage client accounts, answer any SEO-related queries and present your ideas directly to the clients. There will be plenty of opportunities and encouragement for you to develop and learn new skills to then take on the responsibility to manage your own clients.

This role will have the following core accountabilities:

  • Reviewing data analytics to ensure clients are growing in line with expectations and the strategy.
  • Managing client projects and ensuring their expectations are being exceeded.
  • Communicating your work to your manager.
  • Developing your abilities to manage your client accounts, with guidance and development KPIs, resulting in you becoming the go-to for any and all client questions across Technical, Content & Digital PR, leveraging the knowledge of the wider team to answer these queries.

Skills & experience preferred

Below is a list of the skills and experience we’d prefer you to have, but don’t worry if you don’t have them all. We’re all about your personal and professional growth and offer a huge variety of training opportunities to help you thrive in the industry.

  • 1-year agency experience, ideally with evidence of working directly with an eCommerce brand.
  • Good understanding of SEO strategy and how technical, content, and digital PR work together.
  • Examples of how your work has positively impacted a client’s SEO performance.
  • Strong project management experience with the skill to juggle multiple workflows.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to dilute SEO jargon to non-experts.
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel and Google documents.
  • Experience working with Google Analytics and Search Console.
  • A good analytical understanding – is able to demonstrate clearly and concisely the impact of work using data

Benefits of working at NOVOS

We’re a hardworking bunch at NOVOS but fully believe in a healthy work-life balance, which is why we offer so many amazing perks and benefits, including:

  • Financial Rewards: quarterly bonuses paid based on hitting your individual KPIs, annual pay reviews, pension, referral and upsell bonuses. 
  • Personal Growth: Monthly budgets are allocated to the team, ranging from £200 – £400 which the leadership allocates to training & support for the team, personal training budgets are encouraged to be spent! Quarterly reviews with a high emphasis on development and progression. 
  • Culture: Monthly budgets are also allocated to team events, drinks, and lunches managed by our culture club. 
  • Flexibility: Flexible working hours that fit you and only one compulsory day in the office per month for team-building purposes
  • Added benefits: Unlimited holiday leave, 2x PT sessions a month, 2 x yoga sessions a month, cycle scheme, access to mental health support & more
  • Christmas: 2 weeks off at Christmas, no deduction from holiday allowance!
  • Discounts: We work with some of the best retail brands around the world and they give us a staff discount code which you can use.

Company Values

  • Simplicity

    This is our core value which separates us from competitors who overcomplicate SEO. We aim to simplify processes and functioning of the company meaning no 100-page docs or SEO jargon for the clients.

  • Transparency & Honesty

    Honesty is when you reveal the truth you feel needs to be known. Transparency is when others can see for themselves the truths they feel they need to know. Our clients trust us and we trust our team. We share the company's performance openly with the team, encouraging them to question the management.

  • Specialism

    There are over 25000 digital agencies in the UK and SEO is a saturated market but what sets us apart is our specialist approach - we do only eCommerce SEO - we’re specialists within a specialism. How can anyone do seo ecom better than us if that's all we do?'

  • Stand out & be different

    Why blend in when you can stand out? Team NOVOS is not afraid to experiment, innovate and create - we don't copy trends, we set them. Most importantly, we are never afraid to admit mistakes and fail - that's how we learn.

  • Never stop growing

    In the digital age, if you're not growing, you're standing still. We don't confine our knowledge and skill development to our niche, SEO. Learning from other industries gives us a fresh perspective and helps us become better business (not just SEO) consultants for our clients. We also pay for advanced, specialist training courses for our team.

  • Service First

    In SEO, you can never guarantee results but we can guarantee the best service of any SEO agency. Weekly calls, meetings, visiting clients and taking an active interest in the business growth of our clients assures our genuine contribution beyond SEO

Job with Benefits @ NOVOS

  • Unlimited Holidays

    A good work-life balance is essential for wellness so we encourage our team to take as much time off as they need without worrying about the number of vacation days

  • Mental Wellbeing

    We value our team's happiness more than its performance so we use 'Happiness Index' to ensure that the issues affecting the mental wellbeing of our team are fixed

  • Health

    Besides an excellent health insurance plan, we offer free virtual Yoga, membership of meditation apps, and workout classes to our team and encourage discussions around health

  • Hybrid Working

    Our office model that combines work-from-home with in-house work out of luxurious co-working spaces is so flexible & unique that it has been featured in the BBC

  • Professional Training

    We want to see you grow with us so we allocate budgets for professional training and skill development courses besides organizing in-house training sessions

  • Best equipment

    We power you with the best laptops/screens or anything else that you may need to work comfortably from wherever you are

  • Eco-friendly commute

    Although we only ask you to come to the office only twice a week (when possible), we do have a 'bike to work' scheme that makes your commute green

  • Culture club

    We sure know how to have fun at NOVOS! Our culture committee plans fantastic events like company dinners at fancy restaurants, day outs and much more

  • Discounts

    From sofas to cakes - enjoy online shopping with attractive discounts from our clients and associates exclusively for team NOVOS

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