SEO Content Outreach Manager

Social Media & Content London, England


Description

Position at Mediacom

MediaCom

Operating Company

Mediacom

Job Title

Content & Outreach PM

Department / Team

SEO Content Distribution/MBA

Reporting to

Head of SEO/SEO AD

Location

Holborn

 

Overview of job
The Content & Outreach Project Manager (PM) will plan, direct and manage the performance of all content and outreach operations, to maintain and develop business growth in accordance with the overall strategy of the SEO and Distribution Team.

The Content & Outreach PM will be responsible for overseeing the administrative, resource and project management of the Content & Outreach team of content specialists sat within the wider SEO & Distribution team.

They are responsible for ensuring organisational effectiveness by managing and organising the team's output. They are required to work with departments across MediaCom and other agencies, and contribute to the development and implementation of organisational strategies and procedures as well as manage the effective execution of Content & Outreach projects.

Reporting of the role

This role reports to the Director of SEO and SEO Associate Director.

3 best things about the job:

  1. Adventurous and pioneering clients who want to succeed in search.
  2. The team!!!!!  Both the immediate core team and the wider departments we work with are fantastic. It’s great to be able to tap into the wealth of knowledge and experience here at MediaCom across all departments.
  3. Outstanding personal development, training and learning opportunities, such as online learning, incredible guest speakers and dedicated Google days hosted at our offices.

Measures of success –
In three months, you would have:

  • Built strong relationships with your clients and peers, leading day to day communications
  • Demonstrated confidence feeding into your projects’ content & SEO strategies

 

In six months, you would have:

  • Strengthened your skills as a content professional, ensuring SEO campaigns are delivered to the highest standards with clear and measurable objectives
  • Become the trusted “go-to” person for the clients and internal teams with regards to SEO

 

In 12 months, you would have:

  • Developed your knowledge and experience working with Media Planning, understanding how SEO works as part of a wider Media strategy and feeding into briefs

 

 

Responsibilities of the role:
 

  • Working with Heads of Department (HoDs), and SEO/Content & Outreach Managers in the definition of project scopes and objectives, developing a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress

 

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors ensuring all projects are delivered on-time, within scope, allocated hours, and budget

 

  • Researching and building relationships with specialist content suppliers who can help deliver our KPIs for campaigns

 

  • Steers the performance management process that measures and evaluates the project/teams progress against goals

 

  • Perform risk management to minimise project risks and report and escalate to management as needed

 

  • First port of call for all internal Content & Outreach requests, ensuring every project brief is clear, commercially viable, and internal/external deadlines and expectations are managed in relation to the workload and business objectives of the SEO and Distribution team

 

  • Responsible for managing all finance and administration within the Content and Outreach team, including and not limited to: supplier set-up, budget tracking, finance bookings, supplier management etc

 

  • Work with the wider Mediacom teams to ensure our approach is integrated

 

  • Be a vocal advocate for Social Media and SEO with internal stakeholders

 

 

What you will need:
Role specific:

  • SEO, content, outreach, and link building background/management with an exceptional understanding of innovative content marketing, audience research, social, SEO and PR strategies
  • Project management experience of medium-large SEO EMEA-based projects. Further International experience is beneficial
  • Demonstrable success in managing projects under pressure
  • Experience managing team workloads and resource forecasting and allocation
  • Ability to identify out-of-scope opportunities and raise to the appropriate internal stakeholders
  • Proven client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Project Management qualifications desirable (PRINCE II, Agile etc)
  • A diplomatic, collaborative, and positive approach to working life

 

 

Essential personal qualities:

 

  • A real team player
  • Ability to take responsibility for own work; to make sure that others deliver in support of you if required
  • Self-esteem, confidence and strength of character
  • Flexibility - willingness to pick up tasks for others
  • Quick to learn, and keen to develop
  • Attention to detail
  • Highly organised
  • Ability to fit into the character of the company whilst still bringing individuality
  • A diplomatic, collaborative and positive approach to working life

 

About MediaCom

MediaCom have one of the most innovative, passionate and successful digital performance teams in the UK, providing clients with best-in-class digital services across Paid Search, SEO, Data, Programmatic Display, Paid Social and other performance media.

As The Content + Connections Agency, we believe everything is connected. At MediaCom, our unique approach to planning and buying across Paid, Owned and Earned media optimises our clients’ entire system, not just individual channel silos. ‘Content’ is any form of consumer messaging that connects brands to their consumers, while ‘Connections’ ensures no dead ends or wastage through disconnected content.

We look beyond our own expertise and assess the bigger picture: How do we all play a role within our clients’ broader communications system? Through our uniquely connected eco-system of diverse communications experts working we achieve this - interpreting the bigger picture and fuelling future business success. To learn more, visit us at www.mediacom.com

 

We are an equal opportunities employer. All GroupM agencies are equal opportunities employers and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender identity, disability, culture/religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.