PPC Account Manager - £35k - London

Recruiter
Creative Personnel Limited
Location
London
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PPC Account Manager - £35k - London

Overview of role
Great opportunity for a talented PPC manager with 3-4 years` experience to join a dynamic performance team. Ideally you will come from an agency background, used to managing annual PPC budgets upwards of £100k.

Working closely with and supporting the Account Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for leading and managing the day to day running of client accounts. Leading a large retail account you will be responsible for devising and executing the overall PPC strategy, managing client budgets and supporting initiatives that drive traffic, conversion and ROI.

Good communication skills are essential in this role to be able to maintain strong relationships with clients and be an effective leader for the team. The role will involve working closely with both agency stakeholders and clients to ensure that all account/campaign strategies are in line with briefs and delivered to target.

Career progression and training opportunities available to the right candidate.

Responsibilities
As PPC Account Manager you will be overseeing the team responsible for the day to day running and optimization of PPC accounts with the role including but not limited to;

Client communication

PPC Strategy

Account Optimization and budget management

People Management

Reporting and Insights

Bid Management

PPC planning and forecasting

Competitor Benchmarking

Supporting the Account Director as needed on monthly and quarterly business review meeting

Prioritizing tasks and workloads across all team members

Minimum Qualifications
Minimum 3-4 years` experience in PPC

In-depth experience and understanding of PPC across key suppliers - Google AdWords and Bing

Hold valid Google AdWords Certification

Experience working with campaign & bid management software (Doubleclick, Marin, Kenshoo)

Good presentation skills and inter-personal relationship skills. Candidates must have the ability to communicate complicated concepts, simply

Desire to think more strategically about Paid Search as a channel and how it integrates as part of the media mix.

Excellent prioritisation and project management skills

Up to date knowledge of the search marketing industry

Proficient in Microsoft Office solutions - particularly Excel

Web Analytics understanding, particularly Google Analytics

Experience with budget forecasting and planning

Analytical thinking, mathematical skills, and attention to detail

Excellent communication and writing skills