Graduate SEO Copywriter - large agency

Posted 6 April by The Graduate

Please note this client will only consider candidates who live in and around the Kettering area.

This large full service digital marketing agency has an opening for an exciting role for an English graduate with a passion for writing.

They are currently looking to employee a graduate to join their growing team. Successful candidates will be involved in many aspects of online marketing working with a range of clients across a variety of industries. The role is suited to a recent graduate looking to take the first steps .This exciting new opportunity will involve working across a range of projects creating SEO Friendly content for client websites, blogs and social media channels.

You will be working alongside the technical SEO team and taking responsibility for creating well written, engaging content for client websites and content marketing campaigns.


  • Write copy for a wide range of client projects: Web Page Business Copy, Blog Articles, Social Media Updates and Informational SEO Content
  • Write email newsletter copy for in house marketing campaigns
  • Write all of your copy from an SEO point of view.
  • Carry out Keyword Research in order to guide your content creation
  • Be helpful, flexible and proactive within the team.
  • Prioritise work according to campaign schedules.
  • Proof-read your own work before handing it over to clients.
  • Managing a range of technical SEO clients on a monthly basis
  • Creating SEO-friendly content for websites and blogs
  • Creating and managing social media campaigns
  • Creating strategic plans for SEO, copywriting and social media purposes
  • Setting up and running Google Ad campaigns

Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following

English RELATED degree 2:1 +

An understanding of search engine optimisation and the factors that influence high rankings

Keyword research


Reporting and analysis

Social media management software

Key social media platforms for B2C and B2B customers

Enthusiasm for digital marketing

Confidence when speaking with current and potential clients both in person and over the phone

Creative and proactive approach to digital marketing

Excellent attention to detail

Ability to prioritise workloads and keep to deadlines

Comfortably accept feedback on work and ideas

Helpful, flexible and ambitious

HOLIDAY: 28 days holiday including bank holidays

BENEFITS: Successful candidates will follow a mentor programme to monitor progress and ensure the candidate is comfortable handling all areas of the role. Candidates will be working within a team of Copywriters and Technical SEO Specialists offering sound advice across all areas of Digital Marketing.

  • Specific training tailored to your career goals
  • Close-knit team
  • Modern offices in Kettering
  • Company-wide social events
  • Incentives and rewards

HOURS OF WORK: 8.30-5.30pm 1 hour lunch

HEALTH AND SAFETY: No issues to report

Required skills

  • Digital Marketing
  • English
  • SEO
  • Social Media
  • Content Marketing

Application questions

Have you achieved a 2:1 degree in English or similar in the last 2 years?
Do you have strong content writing skills with the ability to carry out keyword research?
Do you have knowledge of SEO and the factors that influence high rankings?
Do you have a creative and proactive approach to digital marketing?
Do you live within the Kettering area of Northamptonshire and available for interview now?

Reference: 41176171

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