SEO Account Executive

Future Talent & Entry Level London, England


Position at MediaCom

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SEO Account Executive


Overview of role


The key objective of this role is the support of the SEO Team including SEO Account Managers and the SEO Account Directors in the day-to-day running of SEO campaigns, from set up to execution, providing insights, analysis, reporting and overall technical, on-page and off-page optimisation recommendations.


Not only will the successful candidate be helping to deliver SEO campaigns for some of the largest brands and advertisers in the UK, but they’ll also have the opportunity to develop their knowledge of the wider media & marketing industry, thanks to the close integration between MediaCom’s SEO team and other specialist departments within the company. This will give the successful candidate the chance to work alongside, and learn from, colleagues from a diverse set of backgrounds – such as those from PPC, Real World Insights, Business Science and Planning teams.


  • Work closely with SEO Account Managers and the SEO Account Directors to improve the overall organic visibility of client websites.
  • Support the wider team where necessary, including providing industry updates and research/testing time.
  • Advance your personal SEO knowledge using MediaCom training, industry publications & events.


Reporting of the role


You will be reporting to the SEO Account Manager.


3       best things about the job


  1. Working with an amazing team and fantastic clients who want to succeed in Search.
  2. Outstanding personal development and learning opportunities within MediaCom, access to GroupM tools and online learning, events throughout the year and incredible guest speakers.
  3. Close integration with a range of digital and media specialists to elevate your experience and performance.


Responsibilities of the role



  • Support the team with the day to day SEO workload across a number of client accounts, including:
    • Reporting (visibility, rank tracking, traffic, KPIs etc).
    • Keyword research and page mapping
    • Technical recommendations
    • Crawling & monthly health checks
    • Opportunity reporting
    • On-page optimisation recommendations
  • Help to review client SEO campaigns to ensure they are delivered to a consistently high standard
  • Work with the SEO Executives & SEO Manager to monitor the ongoing performance of SEO campaigns and highlight key insights.
  • Attending client meetings & calls with members of the SEO Team to gather feedback & present ideas.



  • Monitor industry trends and updates and report back on insights to the wider team.
  • Engage in MediaCom provided training & embrace personal development opportunities.


What you will need


  • An understanding of industry standard SEO tools would be beneficial, including any experience with: Google Analytics, Google Search Console, SEMRush, Majestic SEO, Sistrix, Screaming Frog, DeepCrawl, etc. Training will be provided, but prior knowledge is advantageous.
  • Ability to juggle a number of tasks at once and consistently to deliver high-quality work to timescale.
  • A high degree of numeracy and literacy are essential.
  • Experience with project management and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to pre-empt problems and be pro-active in producing solutions.
  • Passion and interest for internet-related technology.



About MediaCom


MediaCom is the UK’s largest planning and buying agency, with over 1,400 employees across five offices in London, Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham and Edinburgh.

We believe in People First, Better Results. This means that through investing in our people’s whole-person wellbeing, careers and capabilities and creating a culture of belonging, we achieve brilliant results for both our clients’ businesses and our own. We champion individuality and diversity in our people through an abundance of initiatives and training, and attract and retain the greatest talent in the industry.

Our mission is to See the Bigger Picture for our clients. We apply our unique ‘Systems Thinking’ philosophy and technology to all marketing levers: media, message and data. As a result, we design communication strategies that deliver short term results and help brands build for the future.

MediaCom represents some of the greatest brands in the UK and beyond, both big and small.. Our client work is celebrated at the industry’s most prestigious ceremonies, and we were named Campaign’s Agency of the Decade for 2009 and 2019.

MediaCom is a member of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, and part of GroupM, WPP’s consolidated media investment management arm. As such, we have access to the richest data, most robust benchmarks and most advanced capabilities in the market. This helps us provide comprehensive solutions to all marketing challenges.

To find out more about MediaCom visit us here! You can also follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram!

*Although we cannot make guarantees, we welcome conversations about flexible working for all roles at MediaCom London*