SEO Senior Executive

Job Title: SEO Senior Executive

Hours: 9am – 5:30pm Mon-Fri (flexible working with core hours 10am-4:30pm)

Salary: £25,000-£30,000

Holiday: 22 days per annum + bank holidays (pro-rata)

Healthcare: BUPA cover for employees and dependants

Duration: Permanent

Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire, (London Zone 9, Metropolitan Line) HP5 1PS (currently remote working)

About upriseUP


upriseUP is an award-winning digital media agency, relentless in the pursuit of exceptional performance for socially positive organisations. We get up in the morning to make a difference, question mediocrity and never settle.


upriseUP focuses on continuously improving performance. We use data throughout; testing, learning and detailing success. This is the passion and focus that drives our culture.


We are based in the Chilterns, an area of outstanding beauty. We are also 10 minutes from the tube in Chesham, Buckinghamshire. With Covid19 we are all currently working remotely, but our drive remains the same – good digital is needed now more than ever.

Position Overview


We are on the hunt for a brilliant Senior SEO Executive, who’s tuned in to the latest algorithm developments and has the experience and determination to manage phenomenal work in organic search – whilst being focused on delivering success to our clients.


The right fit will be someone with great SEO skills and experience across: Content and Digital PR, Technical SEO and Analysis and Strategy. They will be able to manage clients and to support the SEO Director, including overseeing work from other members of the SEO team.



The key areas of responsibility will include:


  • Leading on client work across SEO disciplines
  • Developing and planning clients’ SEO strategy
  • Conducting Technical, Content and Backlink audits on clients’ sites
  • Conduct competitor analysis
  • Technical SEO, working with clients, development teams and independently to identify, advise and implement technical fixes
  • Planning effective content strategies and supporting implementation
  • Building effective backlinks through digital PR
  • Supporting clients’ sites through effective local SEO
  • Monitor and evaluate results and performance
  • Reporting back to clients with clear analysis and recommendations
  • Setting up and managing Analytics and Google Tag Manager

Experience And Skills Required


  • Excellent content writing and creation skills
  • Proven SEO skills across: Technical (onsite and offisite), Strategy and Digital PR
  • Working knowledge of internet infrastructure (servers, hosts, etc.) and different Content Management Systems
  • Competency in a range of tools such as Analytics, Tag Manager, Search Console, ahrefs, Screaming Frog and Deepcrawl
  • Proven experience in conducting comprehensive keyword research
  • Knowledge of and experience in conducting gap analysis
  • A scientific testing approach with good data analysis skills
  • Good understanding of site architecture
  • Basic working knowledge of UX, CRO and PPC
  • Numerate and equipped with a good eye for detail
  • At least one year’s experience managing clients
  • Awesome organisation and project management skills
  • Taking ownership

Our Values


  • Champion heart-felt camaraderie
  • Bravely grab the standard, and run
  • Relentlessly pursue continuous improvement
  • Lead the charge for effective, transparent data
  • Make the world better

Why work for upriseUP?


Bupa health insurance for permanent employees and subscription to Headspace

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Be a part of a dynamic team in a fantastic, relaxing office environment (Xbox & Movies)

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Flexi-time working hours

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Spring, Summer, Autumn & Winter staff away trips

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One day per month dedicated training time

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Quick career progression in a rapidly expanding agency

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Be part of an ever changing and evolving industry

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Pension & yearly bonus schemes

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Gain experience from a whole range of different fields from PPC, SEO to web design and social media

If you are interested, please get in touch at with a copy of your CV and a covering letter.


We are looking to fill this position ASAP, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch!


No agencies please (without invitation).


Unfortunately, we are unable to reply to all applicants. If you haven’t heard from us within 4 weeks, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion however we will retain your details on file.

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