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Head of Performance

Head of Performance, Award-Winning Ecommerce Digital Agency, Manchester City Centre, £45- £55k

Forward Role are excited to be working with an award winning ecommerce agency in Manchester City Centre who are looking for a Head of Performance to join their fantastic agency team as part of their leadership team. 

They are looking for someone who can confidently manage a talented team of PPC, Paid Social and Amazon specialists, supporting them with client account performance.

You’ll be a natural leader, with a brilliant attitude and a desire to deliver outstanding growth! As Head of Performance you’ll work with mix of clients across fashion, retail, leisure and health/well- being.

This Head of Performance role offers the chance to join an ambitious, close-knit agency who work in a dynamic working environment in the city centre! This is a brilliant opportunity for a proactive and driven individual to take on a new challenge and provide both strategic and operational leadership over the paid media team.

You’ll have full responsibility for supporting the team to own client relationships, forecast and liase with clients.

They are looking for a Head of Performance with proven agency experience and a track record of managing large-scale ecommerce accounts. The progression path for this role is impressive and would offer the right candidate a fantastic career opportunity.

Key responsibilities

  • Leading and supporting the existing team, enabling their progression
  • Developing the agencies client base across PPC, Paid Social and Amazon activity
  • Forecasting and leading on strategy for the paid media department
  • Delivering industry insight and thought leadership
  • Being an expert and providing paid media expertise in client meetings and pitches.


  • Experience of leading a team of PPC and/or Paid Social specialists
  • A track record of managing accounts of £50- £100k + (ecommerce)
  • Experience of strategy creation for different clients
  • Excellent experience/knowledge of PPC tools
  • Positive attitude and excellent communication skills
  • Commercially astute
  • Bid management software experience.

The agency offers a great environment to work, with flexible working, working from home and a modern creative office space in a great location in the city centre!

Head of Performance, Award-Winning Ecommerce Digital Agency, Manchester City Centre, £45- £55k

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