SEO Manager

Job description

Salary £26k - £30k


We’re Neon! A digital marketing agency, part of the Inc & Co Group with not just a strong team, but a strong history too. We transform digital strategy and in turn, our clients’ businesses. Whether it’s SEO or social media, web design or development, we’re a talented team of marketers, designers and developers who love to put our expertise and creative minds together to help achieve our clients’ business goals.


Neon is seeking a SEO Manager to join our Neon team based in our Inc & Co Head Office in Manchester. As an experienced SEO Manager, you will be responsible for managing your own clients and projects, carrying out Search activity, reporting and liaising with clients and other agencies. You will also be working closely with the technical team on certain projects and the account management team. 


We are looking for an analytical and perceptive professional who is a skilled communicator and able to collaborate with various teams. A high level of knowledge of SEO practices and techniques is essential.


Main responsibilities include:

  • Writing SEO proposals including target KPIs & presenting to clients
  • Implementing SEO strategies, monitoring and reviewing
  • Conducting keyword research
  • Carrying out on-site optimisation audits, providing recommendations and implementation
  • Keeping up-to-date with changes in the Search industry daily
  • Share search knowledge and learnings with the team regularly
  • Gain & maintain GA certification
  • Keep up to date with GA platform & new features & share with the team
  • Carrying out market and competitor research and analysis regularly to inform/amend strategy
  • Lead/input into campaign brainstorm sessions as required
  • Monthly reporting
  • Ad-hoc reporting
  • Review client performance daily in Google Analytics & other relevant search tools as required
  • Deliver search performance against set KPIs
  • Attending regular client and/or inter-agency meetings face to face, phone or via Skype
  • Liaising with the technical departments (internal/external) ensuring SEO recommendations are implemented
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships together with Account Managers to grow the accounts


Job requirements


  • Fluent in English both written and spoken
  • A passion for Search Marketing
  • Experience gained in a Search Agency
  • Degree level or equivalent
  • At least 2 years’ experience in SEO
  • Excellent numeracy and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experienced in using Google Analytics
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Self-motivated
  • Works well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Being reliable, dedicated and work to task
  • Experienced in dealing with clients and agencies
  • Good understanding of HTML, CSS, Wordpress and other content management systems.