Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom dream up and deliver, better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. The Consumer Group is undergoing a critical overhaul as we look to transform into an agile, consumer-centric business that harnesses technological innovation to deliver better, science-backed alternatives to millions of adult smokers around the world. It is only by focusing on our strategic priorities and the right organization, fully enabled to deliver what matters the most for our consumers along their journey toward better alternatives, that we will be able to deliver a smoke-free future. Here, you can make a difference. You can shape the consumer journey, from discovery and acquisition through to conversion and loyalty. And you can watch your efforts lead to meaningful change in the lives of smokers on their way to better alternatives. You’ll develop your skills; collaborating across functions, markets and regions. If you want to make a life-changing impact on consumers, there’s no better place. For our Business Architecture & Process Design team in London, UK (Global Studio) we are therefore looking for a Lead, Technical SEO (A&PD). In this position you will be responsible for governing how websites are built SEO-friendly globally, managing Technical SEO initiatives in 60+ countries, and ensuring, with the Hub Operations team, that ongoing changes don’t interfere with search engine accessibility and site performance. This challenging yet rewarding role will have a direct impact in commercializing reduced risk products online and moving PMI towards a smoke-free future. You will: • Conduct technical site audits to identify new opportunities and validate SEO requests provided by internal stakeholders and partner agencies. • Oversee the implementation of technical SEO recommendations in global websites and platforms. • Contribute to the technical SEO roadmap and take the necessary actions so it is successfully delivered. • Provide SEO recommendations for information architecture, navigation, page layout, internal linking and structured data. • Participate in backlog grooming, consult on the creation of user stories, answer developer questions and realign between 3rd party vendors and technical SEO team when issues are discovered. • Find ways to reduce crawl errors, improve site accessibility, crawl budget and site performance. • Work with the Development & Operations team to ensure accurate implementation of SEO improvements. • Project manage technical SEO elements of PMI technical SEO projects, including new features rollouts. • Successfully implement the established SEO due diligence process for quality control testing prior as well as following site releases. We’re looking for someone with: • At least 3 years’ technical SEO experience at an established brand or agency • Previous experience as a Google Search Quality Rater or running technical SEO at an established brand or agency. • A passion for technical SEO. • Ability to communicate complicated technical SEO concepts to key stakeholders who may not have a background in search engine optimization. • Project management and data governance experience, and comfortable producing documentation for structured data implementations in JSON-LD. • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. • Ability to work in a team environment that promotes collaboration. • Experienced with frontend website development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) • Experienced with site speed monitoring tools including but not limited to, GT Metrix, New Relic etc. • Previous experience working in an agile environment with sites built on Adobe / Hybris, Drupal Acquia / Salesforce (preferred) • Prefer computer engineering degree with software development experience. • Experienced with industry-standard SEO tools including but not limited to: Screaming Frog, Deep Crawl, Oncrawl, Conductor, Majestic SEO, Ahrefs etc. • Experienced with site speed monitoring tools including but not limited to, GT Metrix, New Relic etc. • Experienced with bug tracking and project management tools, ideally JIRA • Great understanding of the commercial impact of SEO. • Strong analytical and problem solving skills. • Excellent attention to detail. • Can-do attitude and willingness to make things happen. • Ability to work in a team environment that promotes collaboration What we offer Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers. PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer