Paid Search Executive

Job Title: Paid Search Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-06-12
Reference: TD385937845
Contact Name: Tim Dent
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2017 15:35

Job Description

The PPC Executive will be part of the expanding London Search Team. You will be looking after strategy, planning and execution for one of the big 5 markets in Europe –(depending on language). The role will require the ability to work in the local language day to day. They will report into the PPC Manager for Europe.
  • Campaign Management
    • Day-to-day optimisation including keyword research, identifying new keyword opportunities, building out new Ad Groups and Campaigns, Writing new Ad Copy, Running A/B Tests, bid management, daily and monthly budgets and spend reconciliation.
    • Reporting – assist the PPC manager in pulling and updating the monthly reports from Search Engines and Bid Management tools (DoubleClick)
  • Strategy
    • Conducting competitor analysis to identify areas of threat and opportunity.
    • Stay up to date with the latest trends and products in the Search universe and discuss potential opportunities with the Search Team
    • Ensure the PPC channel is aligned with all promotional activity across the other marketing channels
    • Collaborating with other teams covering SEO, Media Buying and Planning, Analytics, Web Dev, Planning etc.
The most important factor we will take into consideration for this position is a genuine interest in Search and Digital Marketing. You will be someone who has a passion for all things digital and is eager to learn and get experience in the industry. Alongside this the ability to run search campaigns in the local language is essential. An interest in cars would be a bonus. Additionally, ticking some of these boxes will help too:
  • Degree qualified
  • Proficiency in MS Office – especially in Excel and Power Point
  • Fundamental knowledge of Digital Marketing metrics and terminology, such as CPC, CTR, CPA, CRO, A/B testing.
  • Analytical skills are a must as you will need to be comfortable with numbers in order to effectively analyse campaign performance.