Head of SEO

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The Role

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As a Head of SEO, you are responsible for building and enhancing search engine visibility for several projects and websites. Working centrally with our client’s portfolio as well as their clients’ brands, you are the leader of an international SEO team. Analysing projects with several tools, defining strategies and priorities with your team and scale the different campaigns in order to obtain visibility and therefore traffic, are your main duties.

This position is based in Malta and you report directly to the CEO.


  • Manage and develop an international SEO team. Plan tasks, set deadlines, track progress and improve the scale and efficiency of processes. Further, develop SEO Specialists skills, perform regular 1-2-1 meetings and development discussions on a regular basis;
  • Maintain full ownership of the SEO strategy on/off-site for several portfolios and clients brands across multiple markets. Lead brands toward improvement in organic search performance: increase search engine visibility, the volume of organic traffic, and increase keyword reach and rankings across all markets;
  • Be the single point of contact for everything related to SEO for the dedicated brands;
  • Represent the SEO channel in monthly performance review meetings and quarterly briefs / de-briefs;
  • Forecast and manage the SEO budget for dedicated brands. Lead quarterly budget planning & manage budget spend. Run top-level execution of quarterly SEO campaigns of the brand across all markets;
  • Track and report the main KPIs to key stakeholders and the management on a regular basis;
  • Collaborate with our team, improve the company’s performance, drive product improvements and share the best practice;
  • Structure and participate in recruitment & onboarding activities across the SEO department.

The Candidate

  • University degree with at least 5 years’ work experience in SEO and digital marketing;
  • Extensive knowledge of standard SEO tools (e.g. Ahrefs, Link Research Tools, Screaming Frog, Sistrix, etc.);
  • Proven management and leadership experience;
  • You have been responsible for driving both strategy and execution;
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills;
  • Highly organised;
  • Outgoing, collaborative, adaptive in changing the environment, open to and able to deal with a diverse range of opinions;
  • Fluent English (verbal & written required), other languages (helpful).

The Company

A fantastic digital marketing agency with offices in several locations, including a stunning office in the heart of Malta. They are steadily expanding and are looking for passionate talent to enhance their strong team.

The Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Great company benefits
  • Relaxed, friendly atmosphere
  • Dynamic & fun team

The Location

Malta is a small archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Sicily. It is an independent member state of the European Union and home to a little less than half a million people. It is English speaking and salaries are paid in Euros.

Malta is extremely popular for relocations, boasting as it does low domestic tax rates, Schengen Area membership, a rich history, a vibrant and active social scene, and the highest average number of days of sunshine per year in Europe.

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