SEO Specialist / SEO Executive

Maxwell Road

Job Details


Borehamwood - Store Support Centre

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Competitive salary plus bonuses, benefits & staff discount

Closing Date

29/07/2019 11:00

SEO Specialist required to develop strategy for two well-known brands!

Search Engine Optimisation Specialist – Temporary 9 Month FTC                           

Do you offer a strong track record in developing Search Engine Optimisation strategies that drive growth, increasing rankings, traffic and revenue?

If so, we want to hear from you!

Here at Signet Jewelers we’re looking to hire an experienced SEO Specialist to join us on a temporary fixed term contract to be responsible for planning, implementing and managing effective SEO strategies to drive growth and strengthen brand position for our brands; H.Samuel and Ernest Jones. As SEO Specialist you’ll work closely with our H.Samuel and Ernest Jones Digital Trading teams and our UX Team to optimise website content, landing pages and buying guides

Responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and executing successful SEO strategies which connect with / complement our other channels
  • Create content calendars that reflect the modern-day SERP landscape (universal search, features snippets, and potentially voice search).
  • Work with stakeholders to identify key SEO KPI’s, develop dashboards and interpret metrics to deliver sound data-driven recommendations
  • Create regular and ad-hoc reporting on SEO performance
  • Collect data and report on organic traffic, rankings, redirects, click rate, bounce rate, and new trending terms and other SEO aspects
  • Conduct keyword research to identify new areas of keyword responsibility
  • Optimise website content, labelling, landing pages, guides
  • Directo off-page optimisation projects (e.g link building)
  • Work with the Social Media and team and Online Copywriter team to optimise campaigns
  • Keep up to day with industry algorithmic changes and make proactive recommendations for improvements

Suitable applications will be experienced in the following:

  • Demonstrable experience as an SEO Executive (or similar) with a track record in increasing rankings, traffic and revenue
  • Knowledge of standard and current SEO practices and experiences with SEO applications, tools and web analytics packages
  • Familiarity with SEO tools such as Deep Crawl, Screaming Frog, Search Metrics, Google Webmaster Tools, and SEMrush, Search Console.
  • Proven ability to use CMS to upload content
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of a number of SEO reporting and analytical platforms e.g Adobe and Google Analytics
  • Analytical mindset with numerical aptitude

If you think you can offer the SEO expertise we're looking for, apply now!

We offer a fantastic job and more…

We are passionate about our profession, and together we can help you realise your full potential. Come and be part of Signet Jewelers and enjoy the following fantastic benefits: 
*Competitive Salary
*185 Hours Annual Leave (excluding Bank Holidays)
*Generous Staff Discount across all brands
*Life Assurance
*Pension Scheme
*Real Rewards Corporate Discount
*Share-save Scheme
*Childcare Vouchers
*Recommend a Friend Scheme
*Cycle to Work
*Shine with Signet – Recognition Platform


Be part of something special!

Signet is the name behind H.Samuel and Ernest Jones – so altogether, we have 450 UK stores selling some of the most fashionable and exclusive watch and jewelery brands on the High Street. But that’s not all. We also have stores in the US, Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands. In fact, we’re the largest speciality retail jeweler in the world, by sales. Just imagine where your retail career could take you.

Signet Jewelers (H.Samuel & Ernest Jones) is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and are proud to have achieved Disability Confident Committed status (Level 1).  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.



Your place in our world

H.Samuel & Ernest Jones Trading Managers
SEO Specialist / SEO Executive