Job description

PPC Executive

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  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

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  • Salary:

    £23k - 26.5k per year

  • Contact:

    Phill Stott

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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  • Consultant:

    Phill Stott

We are looking for a PPC expert to join our fantastic digital marketing team; for a leading national supplier where you’ll be based out of their offices in Bury. You will be responsible for managing all PPC activities including search, display and remarketing. You’ll be joining an established Digital Marketing team and will be working for a marketing leading company in their sector.   Our client is looking for a highly motivated individual who has passion for all things digital and specifically organic search to drive their business forward to even bigger success.

The key responsibilities of the PPC Executive:

  • Review the Search Terms Report for negative keyword opportunities
  • Review Landing Pages for Relevancy
  • A/B test ad copy
  • Filter and review keywords for low CTR, low Quality Score, and low Conversions
  • Optimising existing PPC campaigns (Google, Bing, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter)
  • Monitoring campaigns and analysing data
  • Analysing each individual keyword/placement/category against the cost and adjusting the price accordingly
  • Creating/adjusting text and display ads for A/B testing
  • Interact with copywriter to optimise copy and landing pages for conversions
  • Assist in keyword discovery and expansion
  • Research and analyse competitor advertising links and PPC campaigns
  • Write interesting and original ads
  • Stay up to date on the latest paid search developments

The key skills of the PPC Executive:

  • A high degree of energy, commitment, initiative and enthusiasm is required along with a thirst for knowledge in the internet marketing world.
  • Previous experience is required (2-3 years); complementary experience in coding would be useful. It’s more important to us that you can demonstrate a technical understanding of PPC. 
  • A current (or anticipated) degree encompassing analytics or mathematics would be advantageous
  • Excellent Analytical skills. Strong understanding of PPC
  • Advanced with Google AdWords and Google Analytics
  • Passionate about digital marketing
  • Able to analyse data and convey recommendations appropriately
  • Previous experience within a similar role, working with PPC/Analytics is desirable 

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