SEO Executive

We’re looking for an experienced SEO Executive to play a vital role in the expansion and growth of our Search Engine Marketing team at ExtraMile Communications. This is a unique opportunity to join an exciting and fast paced, award winning digital marketing company that operates both within the UK and overseas markets.

Being ISO:9001, ISO:14001 and Investors in People Gold accredited, at ExtraMile we go above and beyond. You will be forward thinking, ambitious and passionate about what you do with a strong desire to succeed. You’ll join a friendly, highly regarded and skilled creative team, based in our Staffordshire office.

We offer a competitive salary, attractive holiday package, to include bank holidays and a day off on your birthday, opportunities for career progression and bonus opportunities. ExtraMile promote a healthy work/life balance and is committed to encouraging and supporting professional development.

If you add the extra to ordinary, we would love to hear from you!

Established in 2000, ExtraMile Communications is a digital marketing agency that specialises in multilingual and single language bespoke website design and also offers email marketing, graphic design, branding and SEO. Our team of 19, mixes a broad range of ages.

Core competencies:

  • Client focused
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills with clients and internal departments
  • Problem solving
  • Project budget control and understanding
  • A desire to stay on top of industry trends and advise clients and internal departments accordingly

Summary and key responsibilities of position:

  • Regularly audit websites to provide technical SEO recommendations
  • Carry out technical SEO recommendations
  • Create and carry out SEO project plans in line with client objectives
  • Attend regular client and design meetings to advise on SEO best practice
  • Use a range of software (such as Screaming Frog, Raven Tools, Moz, and Google Analytics) to generate insight and diagnose problems
  • To work on improving site speed across projects
  • Present and execute strategies designed to increase visibility on Search Engine Results Pages (SERPs) involving content marketing, link building, and more
  • Regularly write content - such as blogs, content marketing pieces, and resources
  • Keep up to date with the most recent developments in Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and share knowledge with wider team
  • Work closely with the SEM Manager to develop ExtraMile’s SEM offering and take it to the next level

Person Specification:



  • 1 + years experience in a SEM related role


  • Any digital marketing related training



  • Experience using Content Management Systems (CMSs) such as WordPress, Joomla!, and Magento
  • Experience using Google Analytics to draw insight


  • Experience auditing websites, presenting findings, and actioning recommendations to lead to SEO benefits
  • Agency experience
  • Experience using Google Tag Manager and Google AdWords
  • Experience using a range of SEO software such as Screaming Frog and Moz

Qualities and Attitude


  • Client focused
  • A team player
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Commercial understanding
  • Ability to effectively prioritise


  • We were established in 2000 and have a great portfolio of loyal clients ranging from sole traders to major global Blue Chip companies
  • ExtraMile Communications Ltd. is ISO: 9001 and ISO: 14001 accredited
  • ExtraMile Communications Ltd. is Investors in People Gold accredited
  • We offer excellent progression and training opportunities for all staff
  • Company laptop 
  • Tools will be provided for ensuring the successful candidate can flourish in the role
  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days holiday including statutory holidays and a day off for your birthday
  • There is an endless supply of teas and coffees (and often cake!)

If you feel you have the skills to become part of our successful team then please click here to view the full job description and apply