HitSearch is a dynamic, high-growth digital marketing agency with an enviable and expanding client portfolio. As part of the next phase of our planned growth, we are now looking to appoint a highly motivated Head of Digital. This role has huge potential, and is ideal for an experienced and passionate individual to continue their career at a successful digital agency.
Based in the North West of England, and leading a sizable team, the successful candidate will be responsible for delivering first class digital marketing strategies and campaigns to a wide and varied range of clients.
You will lead strategic and operational decisions within the Digital Marketing team whilst closely managing existing projects and campaigns to ensure successful delivery and performance.
The successful candidate will have to be “hands-on”, and will have overall responsibility for service delivery. You won’t be afraid of immersing yourself in client pitches & strategy meetings, and you will help your team to manage the day-to-day execution of all aspects of our digital marketing services including SEO, email marketing, social media and PPC.
Reporting to the company directors, the successful candidate will be a key member of the management team with input into agency direction and strategy, and you’ll bring extensive SEO, PPC, social and digital marketing knowledge with you. You will ideally be operating in a similar role at another agency, and you will be a talented digital strategist, capable of inspiring and motivating those around you as the agency looks to progress.
In addition, you’ll be the driving force behind our own digital marketing strategy, helping to define, shape and implement our content marketing and social media efforts. You’ll be the go-to person and authority on all things digital, and will gain satisfaction from sharing your knowledge and expertise with others.
This great opportunity will allow you to utilize your considerable digital marketing experience and management skills in a challenging and varied environment as we look to establish ourselves as one of the premier digital marketing agencies in the region.
Desired Skills and Experience
Proven agency experience in senior positions, as the head of digital or relevant management positions
Experience managing a team of digital consultants – ideally with a strong SEO & PPC focus.
Extensive commercial SEO knowledge within a range of verticals
Extensive and up-to-date technical knowledge of the full range of digital marketing services, including SEO, content marketing, on and off page optimisation, link building, social media, email marketing, PPC, & conversion optimisation
Confident and clear communicator, able to demonstrable experience of engaging in conversations and building relationships with clients at the highest level
The ability to blend these digital services to create the most effective digital strategy & campaign for each client
Comfortable working on or with large client accounts and decision makers
A passion for Web technologies, the Internet and emerging technology trends
Excellent written skills (including faultless spelling and grammar)
Email CV and Covering letter outlining your suitablity for the role to recruitment @ hitsearchlimited.com