Paid Search Specialist

Job title : Paid Search Specialist
Location : Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Contact : Michelle Mumford
Reference : MM-6100

Are you a PPC Specialist, looking for a new opportunity to join a growing online retail company based in Leamington Spa? Our client is super excited to be looking for an experienced PPC professional to join the team who has strong experience in building campaigns, analysing and reporting and managing the day-to-day PPC activities. You will be motivated and have proven experience in taking a brief and running with it. You will be passionate about all things PPC and happy to take a lead. You will have experience in managing B2C search, shopping and display campaigns across Google and Bing and be able to support in strategy. This role would suit a candidate with either agency or in-house experience. You may be a PPC Manager OR a PPC Executive looking for a new role with lots of opportunity to grow and develop. So, if you are looking for a full-time, permanent role and can commute to Leamington Spa 3 days a week, please read on! The salary for this role is circa £30k - £40k (maybe some flex depending on experience level).

This role is based in Leamington Spa and is commutable across Warwick, Leamington, Coventry, Birmingham, Solihull, Stratford-Upon-Avon to name a few. 

The Company

This fantastic opportunity is for a thriving retail brand who has reported an uplift in sales in this uncertain climate. This international, well-established company based in state-of-the-art, open-plan offices in Leamington Spa has their own product and services offering, but also work in partnership with two huge leading UK retail brands.

This exciting new role will sit within a small team of digital experts who absolutely love what they do. They also have a fantastic flexible working environment with some superb benefits.

The Role

Working within a team, you will be reporting directly to the Digital Acquisition Manager and be responsible for executing PPC campaigns and supporting paid media activities in accordance with the wider search strategy. This will include a diverse range of activities from PPC and SEO, including paid social, paid display and Google Adwords, as well as writing advert copy and optimising campaigns. Learning first-hand within a team of digital experts you will get the opportunity to gain board experience in a fast-paced B2C e-commerce environment, taking on more responsibility and honing your skills as you develop.

About You

You will have excellent experience in managing paid search campaigns, budget management, campaign performance and providing detailed post-campaign analysis. Key responsibilities include:

  • Delivering on all paid search activity, with a focus on PPC, social and display

  • The ability to monitor and evaluate campaign performance effectively and confidently

  • Understanding a PPC campaign, taking a lead and running with it

  • Managing monthly budgets across Google, Bing, Facebook and Instagram

  • Writing advert copy and keeping all product copy up to date, with continuous optimisation

  • Daily use of Google Analytics and other campaign performance tools

  • Staying on top of market trends and competitor analysis

  • Managing B2C search, shopping and display campaigns across Google and Bing

  • Be able to implement best practice

  • Experience in supporting on paid social campaigns

  • Proven experience in working within a similar role

This role would suit someone with entrepreneurial flair and good business acumen who is quick to learn and has an eagerness to develop. If you have a keen enthusiasm for digital marketing and are looking for your next big opportunity, please get in touch with your CV today!