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Managing Author - SEO / Digital - London

Managing Author - SEO / Digital - London


London, UK








Managing Author - SEO / Digital - London (Closing Date: 12/05/2015)


Our client is a digital research & strategy agency, born out of a unique combination of digital expertise gained at the forefront of online research, strategy, and activation for some of the world's largest brands.

Their work is truly global, across industry and across continents, they distinguish themselves by using search engine and social media data to provide insights into people and their behaviour, and translating this into online strategies that drive genuine business benefits.


They are looking for a motivated and skilled Managing Author with experience of managing and producing digital content to lead on a number of key programmes within it’s SEO & digital content.

The division uniquely uses insights drawn from digital consumer behaviour and from local market culture, to help engage their clients audiences with creative copy and images that convey their brand values, and which are built on a strong technical foundation that optimises search performance.

Key tasks include:

  • Control, oversight and editing of content production ensuring that content produced is up to standard;
  • Writing content as required - according to brand editorial guidelines;
  • Creating content plans and commissioning content for projects in some of the following sectors: technology, lifestyle, travel, education, parenting, cleaning and laundry;
  • Briefing and coaching writers - giving feedback and guiding them to produce content of expected quality and tone of voice;
  • Incorporating SEO best practice to the production of creative content;
  • Reporting results of SEO programmes.


You will be a digitally savvy Managing Author with proven past experience of editing and producing digital copy optimised for search, ideally within an enterprise and / or international environment. You’ll bring strong project and production management experience, with a proven ability to operate against tight deadlines and high standards. You will have a sharp eye for detail and keen ear for tone and language, with fluency in English mandatory and additional language skills considered favourably.

Keywords: Managing Author, Digital Author, Editor, Creative Copywriter, Content Copywriter, Copywriter, Content Manager, Content Co-ordinator, Digital Copywriter, Senior Author, Mid-Weight Copywriter, Digital Copywriting, SEO Author, SEO Consultant, Digital Agency, Marketing, Online Copywriter, Managing Author Jobs in London, Digital Author Jobs in London, Copywriting Jobs in London, Editing Jobs in Holborn, London, Holborn, The City, Central London, WC1

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£38 - 47k + Bonus


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Managing Author - SEO / Digital - London






Copywriter, Marketing, Creative