SEO Sports Content Executive

Location
London
Salary
£20k.0k - £25k.0k pa + Benefits
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
09 May 2017
Ref
200029407
Contact
Sejna Sudra
Sector
Entertainment
Job Function
Search Marketing
Contract
Permanent

SEO Sports Content Executive - Leading online publication - Central London

A world leading online fashion/sport/entertainment/news publication based in London are looking for an SEO Sports Content Executive to work as part of the existing sports editorial team. While working directly with sports reporters in the news room you will be responsible for optimising the editorial output in order to ensure maximum visibility and performance in search engines.

You will have your finger on the pulse when it comes to current affairs and international news events and trends in the sports world, aprticualrly football. You will also have an understanding of online publishing and the UK newspaper industry, as well as online marketing and social media.

You will maintain an awareness of new ideas within online publishing for SEO and optimising performance and communicate ideas and best practice recommendations effectively within the editorial team.

To be considered for this role you will need some experience in an editorial/copywriting position and use of content management systems such as wordpress. Experience with web analytics is needed, such as with Google Analytics, to carry out post campaign analysis. Keyword research and competitor analysis is also involved.

This is an exciting opportunity for a sports fanatic who is confident and motivated with excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team. A good fit will be someone with an editorial/ copywriting background who has moved into an SEO/ digital marketing position.

The client are offering a salary of c£23,000 for the right candidate. Due to the 24hr nature of this online publication working hours will be shift based and will involve working some weekends and night shifts.


ECOM Recruitment are a specialist recruitment firm with a straight-talking approach and an impressive contacts book.

We are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy and are an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applicants from all backgrounds.