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SEO Executive

Job title: SEO Executive

Reporting to: Head of Search

Salary: Circa, £20,000 depending on experience

Hours: 40 hours/week

Location: Exeter

The Company:

Bigwave media is a fun and growing creative business growth agency with offices in Exeter, Plymouth and Torquay. Driven by our commitment to excellence, we provide a complete range of marketing, design and digital and business growth services.

Our SEO department prides its self on the in-house expertise, the holistic approach it offers to any project, engagement with the client, transparency and risk-free SEO strategies that work.

Now, we’re looking for an SEO Executive to expand our passionate team in Exeter.

The Benefits:

  • Great development opportunities
  • Yearly SEO and tech conferences (Brighton SEO is a regular one)
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexi time policy
  • Regular staff socials and treats
  • Vibrant offices based in a convenient city centre location
  • Office shutdown at Christmas
  • 25 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays

In this important role, you will have the chance to make your mark on a growing department. Reporting to the Head of Search, you will take ownership of several client strategies and help deliver and develop successful SEO strategies that will have a positive impact on increasing SERP visibility and website ROI.

The Role:

As an SEO Executive, you will help to deliver excellent results for our customer’s SEO campaigns.

Reporting to the Head of Search, you will be expected to:

  • Have working knowledge of CMS systems like WordPress, Joomla and Drupal
  • Understand On-Page optimisations and ranking factors as well as good copywriting skills to be able to implement changes and tune or craft appropriate content
  • Interpret Google Analytics
  • Do competitor and keyword research
  • Deliver link building campaigns
  • Monthly reporting (through our automated reporting platform)


  • Manage unique SEO strategies for a range of customers targeting both local and national audiences
  • Carry out SEO audits for key customers and deliver technical documentation for on-site recommendations
  • Use Google Analytics and other analytical programs to deliver key monthly performance reports

About You:

To be considered, you will need:

  • Proven SEO experience and a track record of improving SERP results
  • Experience of using at least one of these SEO tools (or equivalent): SEMrush, MOZ, RankRanger, SEOprofiler, Ahrefs, MajesticSEO, LinkResearchTool, SEO Powersuite, Screaming Frog, DeepCrawl, Agency Analytics or RavenTools
  • To be highly organised and self-motivated
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Analytical thinking
  • To be up to date on all things SEO
  • The drive to go the extra mile to achieve excellent results and take pride in your work

Agency experience or examples of previous work will provide a significant advantage to candidates for this role.

Other companies may call this role SEO Executive, Marketing Executive, Digital Marketing Executive, SEO Campaign Executive, Digital Campaign Co-ordinator, SEO Campaign Co-ordinator or SEO Assistant.

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To apply for this position please email your CV to [email protected] or call 01392 492380 for more information.

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