Paid Search Account Director
Posted 1 month ago - Expires in 24 days

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
£25000 to £30000

Paid Search Account Director - Sheffield

Role: Paid Search Account Director


Salary: Up to £30K, DOE

Location: Sheffield

Our client are an award winning digital marketing agency.

The role:

The Paid Search Account Director will have overall responsibility for creating and implementing digital marketing strategies for both national and international clients, acting as both a consultant and a project manager for our clients and their paid digital marketing activity.

Paid search marketing will encompass all biddable media, including Pay per click done through search engines such as Google & Bing, Programmatic; Social Media paid advertising, Analytics analysis, as well as many other areas – that all play a part in delivering a successful online strategy.

Dealing directly with key stake holders both internally and externally, you will be required to show a high level of knowledge in paid advertising, as well as a core skills such as prioritising, organisation, communication and business acumen. A broad knowledge of digital marketing services and their impact can be advantageous.

Whilst you will have the support network of senior management and your colleagues, you will have overall responsibility for your own portfolio of clients, and as such you will be required to provide in-depth analysis, creative ideas, problem solving skills, and the attention to detail needed to implement that strategy. You will also be required to delegate and communicate actions with your support staff in order to deliver performance for the company and its clients.

This is an exciting opportunity for a PPC manager, aspiring executive or search marketing professional, who is ready to take the next step in their career in terms of the role, knowledge and responsibility.

The successful candidate:

Will come from a paid advertising background with a high level of competency in AdWords management.

Ideally from an agency background (not essential, as client side marketers will be considered) you will be able to demonstrate competency in not only paid search advertising, but be able to demonstrate a basic working knowledge of Google Analytics, and an awareness of the other digital marketing channels.

You must:

Display relevant PPC qualifications and/or experience.
Ideally, have at least 18 months in a paid search role.
Be professional and articulate.
Be comfortable communicating to all levels of society and their varying levels of industry awareness.
Be able to demonstrate a high level of competency in the English language – both written and oral.
Have strong organisational skills.
Be a confident decision maker.
Be highly analytical.
Be competent with Mircosoft office packages such as word and excel.
Understand basic customer service expectations and those skills.
A high level of client relationship experience.
Advantageous to have (but not essential) experience & knowledge in:

Leadership
Project management
Tracking & Attribution
Advanced Google Analytics
Other digital marketing channels.
Third party digital marketing software’s such as Marin, Aquisio etc…
Client Relationship Management skills
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