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Due to our continued growth, Studio 2 Online, Leicester’s largest and leading New Media agency, have a unique and very exciting position for a Search Engine Optimisation Engineer. The successful candidate will come from a website design / Internet Marketing background, with at least 2 years commercial experience in natural search engine optimisation. This area of the business is growing rapidly and therefore now requires a 3rd person to add to the Internet Marketing team.

The role will involve promotion of client websites within the search engines to achieve first page listings on Google and other major search engines. Predominantly you’ll be working on natural search engine optimisation techniques, however you’ll also working on some pay per click management and campaign optimisation.

Your skills will include an in-depth understanding of Internet Marketing, especially natural Search Engine Optimisation, including Link Building, on and off page optimisation. Experience in Email Marketing, Pay Per Click, Viral Marketing & eBay trading would be beneficial.

You will be rewarded with a diverse range of projects in an area of the business that is expanding at a rapid rate. The role has excellent growth prospects within the company.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week flexi-time
Salary: £18k - £30k + Productivity bonus after 3 months
Internal relationships: Project Manager / Marketing Department / Developers
Responsible to: Internet Marketing Team Leader
Location: Based in Leicester City Centre office

Company benefits:

  • Informal dress code
  • flexi-time
  • gym or yoga membership
  • 20 days holiday + annual holiday bonus (up to 6 extra days per year)
  • Working with some of the most talented professionals of today
  • Regular social events
  • Fresh fruit
  • Personal development time

Additional Information:

Responsibilities and duties:

  • Responsible for the natural promotion of client websites within the search engines, focusing primarily on Google.
  • Responsible for setting up, optimising, monitoring and managing Google PPC campaigns on behalf of clients.
  • Responsible for accurately recording work completed
  • Responsible for achieving targets for the search engine packages
  • Responsible for ensuring that work is completed in accordance with the schedule produced by the Project Manager.
  • Ensuring that work is completed on time & on budget
  • Completing administration work, as necessary

Person Specification:

A Studio 2 Online person is...

Part of what makes Studio 2 Online as successful as it is are the highly talented and motivate people who work here. We recruit individuals whose honesty, integrity, initiative and creative hands on approach to problem solving shines through. An inspiration to your colleagues, you'll have passion and a commitment to getting things done, right, whilst always placing the client at the centre of everything you do.

Skills Required:

  • Detailed understanding of natural SEO techniques with the ability to successfully promote websites within the search engines.
  • Detailed understanding of Google Adwords system and techniques for optimising and maximising a PPC campaign.
  • Good understanding of link building campaigns, their importance, relevancy and how to go about executing one.
  • Ability to find out the “apparent age” of a website within the search engines.
  • Ability to use your own initiative to find solutions and solve problems as you work
  • Extremely methodical and logical approach to your work, with the ability to work within and adhere to predefined systems and structures while maintaining a look-out for ways of improving efficiency
  • Ability to manage a team of people to ensure work is completed on schedule and to a high standard.
  • Strong listening and questioning skills
  • Ability to use email, Internet applications, MS Windows operating system and CRM tools to support their role

Other desired knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Experience and knowledge of Viral Marketing is preferred
  • Experience in researching and developing new Internet Marketing products
  • Understanding of the importance of personal development and ability to work toward achieving agreed actions
  • Ability to work as a part of a team, contributing and sharing best practises/ knowledge / resources and ideas
  • Understanding of the importance of demonstrating respect and confidentiality regarding company and client information
  • Adwords qualified


  • Creative
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Self-managed
  • Easy going personality
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Professional

About Studio 2 Online:

Working with ambitious large SMEs to established medium sized businesses which are based in the East Midlands, Studio 2 Online is the largest independent web agency in Leicestershire, growing at 40% per annum. The company designs and develops websites that generate qualified enquiries and sales, delivering a tangible return on clients’ investment.

Studio2Online challenges clients’ understanding of what their business requires to deliver proven results and believes that a website must deliver an increase in every clients’ bottom line. It offers a range of results-oriented web services – from company brochure sites and websites that sell online to online lead-generating campaigns via both search engines and email newsletters. The business is run by a creative yet professional team which operates in a lively, upbeat environment.

Application process:

To apply for this position:

  1. Send your CV to the following address:
    Studio 2 Online,
    King Street,
    LE1 6RX.

  2. Complete the following form online: General application form

Please ensure that you complete BOTH of these steps, otherwise we cannot process your application.

We’d like to thank you for your interest in this position and wish you good luck with your application.