Senior Earned Media Executive

Salary

Competitive

Location

Manchester

Experience

2 years +

We are looking for a talented and passionate Senior Earned Media Executive to join the Organic team, working on clients across a range of sectors. The right candidate must be a self-starting individual, with strong organisational skills and a proven background in content marketing, outreach and digital PR. Managerial experience, although not essential, will be advantageous. Your core activities will include:

  • Owning content marketing and link earning strategy across our client base
  • Delivering effective digital PR and outreach campaigns
  • Reporting on campaign performance, and keeping  detailed and accurate records of the link portfolios you build
About You

  • You have 2 years experience of digital PR, outreach and content marketing
  • You have a thorough understanding of content marketing and outreach and how it fits into the full digital marketing mix
  • You’ve got a proven history of high quality link acquisition via creative content marketing execution
  • You can demonstrate expert knowledge of a wide variety of creative and ethical link building strategies and techniques, and keep up to date with industry news, trends and best practices.
  • You have extensive knowledge and depth of understanding of how search engines rank web pages
  • You’ve got strong organisational, project management and time-keeping skills, as well as excellent written and communication skills
  • You have experience with Google Analytics, Microsoft Office and tools such as Ahrefs, Majestic, Moz and Buzzsumo
  • You are highly organised and proactive with strong planning and time management skills
  • You have the ability to remain calm under pressure and deliver quality work within tight deadlines
  • You’ve got the ability to manage & mentor junior team members


Key Areas of Accountability

  • Delivering successful earned media campaigns across our client set
  • Using a wide range of tools for analysis, tracking, monitoring and evaluation of competitor link profiles to help inform and improve client link portfolios
  • Maintaining strong relationships with the internal team and clients
  • Undertaking backlink audits with removal/disavowal of low quality links if necessary
  • Developing a strong understanding of the products, competition, industry, marketing goals and objectives of each of the clients you build links for
  • Monitoring trends in outreach and link building, tools and applications
  • Developing junior team members’ knowledge of Earned Media and associated skills 
  • Efficiently managing your workload and that of junior team members
About Us

Return is an exciting and fast growing digital marketing agency, working with large companies and growing brands across a diverse range of industries, so no day is ever the same. Our clients are hungry for new business and increased brand awareness, and we’re eager to provide it. We set the bar high and we don’t stop until we win, but we have fun doing it, using innovative digital techniques and strategies to stand out from our competitors. We love to be creative, we love to try new things, and we love to make a difference.

At Return, you’ll enjoy a structured career development plan, with dedicated training, workshops and presentations to help you learn new skills, advance your knowledge and be at the forefront of your field. You’ll be part of our great community atmosphere which offers daily fresh fruit and breakfasts, quarterly nights out and regular rewards for amazing work. And no working week would be complete without a beer (or a J2O!) on us on Friday afternoon. Above all, we do work we’re proud of, and we get the results which matter to our clients

 Perks
  • 26 Days Holiday
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Free Breakfast, Fruit and Snacks
  • Free Friday beers
  • Regular team activities and nights out
  • Bring your dog to work scheme

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