Technical SEO

Delivery Department


Are you a problem solver? Do you enjoy helping people achieve things they never thought possible? Then this role is for you.

This role is perfect for someone that loves the challenge of making the complex world of digital more human.

The perfect candidate is technically minded with a proven track record of creating and leading effective SEO campaigns. Our team’s ability to communicate technical recommendations to those that are non-technical is what sets us apart. The perfect candidate will be a great communicator to stakeholders at all levels.


Join our team

  • Do you want to work with purpose and have an impact?
  • Do you want a career that is fascinating and ever-changing?
  • Do you want to be surrounded by colleagues that will help build your self confidence and love of life?
  • Do you want to work for a company that gives a sh*t?

If the answer to the above is yes: Footprint Digital is the place for you.


Together we can make it happen

Our team is made up of high achievers; industry leaders; first class undergraduate degrees; masters degree distinctions; and those with 10 years+ industry experience.

We are industry thought leaders, TED talkers, Department for International Trade advisors, academic lecturers, authors, coaches, charity trustees, and broadcasters.

Our aim: to deliver exceptional digital marketing services that help people make more money online.


The role

We are looking for experienced team members to add to support our ongoing growth, join us on the journey to achieve our mission of going beyond expectations. 

Technical SEO’s works closely with the PPC, Content, CRO and Client services teams, to provide continuous support and strategic direction on client accounts. As part of the delivery team, you will be instrumental in providing the technical expertise that our clients love. You will make sure our clients’ businesses thrive, giving them confidence in our solutions based approach.

What your day might look like

  • Collaborating with our Relationship Managers, you will create data driven strategies that give our clients confidence in our solutions based approach
  • Performing Digital Marketing Audits for Google Analytics & SEO and in-depth SEO site audits
  • Identifying, diagnosing and resolving technical SEO issues on client accounts
  • Confidently liaising and communicating your recommendations with clients, developers, and other key stakeholders
  • Attend both internal and external meetings to ensure all of our team are supported and provide the technical expertise that our clients love
  • Continue your own professional development, learning from our in house team of technical experts alongside our Think With Footprint sessions to inspire you to do the best work of your career


Think this could be you?

This is what you need:

  • To take initiative when handling client accounts
  • Ability to make marketing human to educate others
  • Must share our values
  • Decision making and problem solving skills
  • Proactive, and happy to try new things
  • Keep up to date with the latest industry trends
  • Desire to exceed expectations and help clients go beyond their goals


What we offer

Learn from the best. Whether it’s from our internal team of experts in our weekly Bitesize sessions or well versed industry gurus at our Think with Footprint events, we strive to continuously provide great learning opportunities that help you do the best work of your career.

Apprentice Challenges. 6 times a year our friendships are put aside and an intense battle to become winner of the Footprint Digital Apprentice Challenge takes place. Anything from business strategy pitches, foraging in the woods to bake off challenges, your competitive streak is welcomed and encouraged.

We give a sh*t. We listen and put feedback into practice and each year we get bigger and better as a result. Our policy is to be open, honest and fair in everything that we do.

Be educators. We provide you with the opportunities to teach others about the topic you know oh so well. Thus far this includes our team giving TED Talks, presenting at the Universities of Essex and Greenwich, speaking at the Department of International Trade, Brighton SEO the list goes on!

1% for the planet. Give back with your work and be part of something that makes a difference. Each year we put 1% of our annual sales to Building Malawi, a charitable organisation close to our hearts.


Who we are

At Footprint Digital we humanise and demystify digital marketing for ambitious businesses, exceeding their expectations, because there are no limits to what they can achieve online. We set up Footprint Digital because we didn’t want to ‘keep clients quiet’. We wanted to do good work and to be the best we could be; to be proud of what we do and push ourselves to grow.


How to Apply

To apply, please fill in this form with your CV in PDF attached, and an introductory paragraph which details your academic achievements and wider interests including:

  • Your strengths 
  • Your interests (what you like to do outside of work)
  • The exceptional things you have achieved in your life so far and things you would like to achieve in the future (in work or your personal life).

We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Title:
Technical SEO
Start Date:
Colchester, Essex (hybrid / flexible)
30-35k (depending on experience)


  • Learn from the best with our Bitesize sessions or Think with Footprint events!
  • We give a sh*t
  • Team days including regular Apprentice Challenge's
  • Be educators with opportunities such as giving lectures at universities, delivering TEDX Talks and many more industry wide events
  • 1% for the planet, giving back with your work

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Working with the wider team as the SEO lead for a portfolio of clients
  • Analysing trends and data to provide insight and direction for your SEO campaigns
  • Running performance audits to monitor performance and identify opportunities for growth
  • Will spot opportunities to improve delivery and challenge the status quo
  • Deliver a consistently high standard of work for all clients
  • Refining the Footprint Digital processes

Skills, Ability, Knowledge

  • Extensive knowledge of technical SEO, search engine algorithms and how search engines work
  • Confident in prioritising SEO issues that deliver results and ROI
  • Ability to make marketing human to educate others
  • Must share our values
  • A natural problem solver
  • Keep up to date with the latest industry trends
  • Desire to exceed expectations and help clients go beyond their goals

Good luck!
We look forward to hearing from you.
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