PPC Senior Executive - £30k - London

Job Title: PPC Senior Executive - £30k - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-02-06
Reference: TD8592376
Contact Name: Tim Dent
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2017 12:10

Job Description

If you are looking for a step up from exec level then this is the role for you.. increased responsibility, better salary and better development.

The Role
  • The Senior PPC Account Executive will be working on a variety of international PPC accounts from different verticals
  • You will be working with the account managers and account director overseeing these accounts to successfully on-board the client by contributing to the setup of the campaign structure and strategy as well as proactively working on driving continuously improved performance of the PPC campaigns
  • This position is designed to prepare a junior level candidate for an account manager role so you will be introduced to advanced client management techniques & the strategic planning of campaigns
The Responsibilities
  • Directly support Account Director and Account Manager on a regular basis and to keep them up-to-date of all activity, communication and developments, as well as assisting in new business opportunities when required, by contributing to the presentations or helping with pitches
  • Adhere to deadlines given by Client and Account Manager.
  • Effectively manage any external/internal queries/issues on Account.
  • Management of ad copy and creative strategy & optimisation.
  • Management of keyword and placement selection, implementation and optimisation strategy.
  • Ensure that all company financial processes and deadlines put in place are adhered to, and that all work is produced to a high degree of accuracy.
  • Monitor delivery of client campaigns and the Search Engine Budget spend.
  • Ensure that all weekly, monthly & ad hoc client reports are produced in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Show a clear understanding of the dynamics between key KPI’s & comment on weekly performance fluctuations
  • Working closely with both agency stakeholders, and clients to ensure that all account/campaign strategies are delivered.
  • Regularly relay latest Search & Industry related data to the client and internally.
The Ideal Candidate
  • The Senior PPC Account Executive will need to have at least 24 months' experience working within Paid Search Marketing.
  • Google Adwords Professional qualification (or at least strong working knowledge of Google Adwords)
  • A basic understanding of bid management software (Marin Software, Doubleclick Search or Adobe Media Optimizer) is desirable
  • Highly proficient in MS Office, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Experience of managing medium to large PPC accounts and budgets
  • Comfortable with using presentation tools (e.g. PowerPoint, Keynote etc.) and confident in presenting in front of the clients
  • Passionate about digital media and committed to building a career in digital marketing
  • Able to assist in new business opportunities when required, preparing presentations or helping with pitches
  • A self-starter and a team-player
  • Has a great attention to detail
  • Able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced dynamic industry
  • Fluency in English is a must and a second European language (French, German, Italian or Spanish) is highly desirable.
  • Has a valid permit to live and work in the UK