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PPC Manager - Manchester City Centre

  • Location

    Manchester City Centre

  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

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  • Salary:

    £32k - 38k per year

  • Contact:

    Phill Stott

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Phill Stott

Are you an expert in all things PPC? Want to work for an International, highly successful retailer based in Manchester? We are on the hunt for a talented PPC Manager who will drive our business forward and help establish us as market leaders globally.

As we continue to invest heavily in our current and future digital strategy, an exciting opportunity has arisen in our International department for a PPC Manager. This role requires an innovative and driven PPC specialist to take responsibility for large budget campaigns, ensuring they are delivered on time & within budget whilst meeting or exceeding our business objectives. Reporting into the International Acquisition Manager you will work across our Global brand portfolio and be tasked with delivering our core KPI’s within the paid search space alongside our agency.

As the new International PPC Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with colleagues and agencies to support the creation of innovative integrated media plans that reach & communicate with our customers across relevant search platforms.
  • Working alongside the wider marketing team to ensure PPC activity contributes efficiently to the wider business objectives.
  • Educating the business on channel requirements to ensure we are leading the way with testing and innovation.
  • Overseeing the successful delivery of campaigns, day-to-day management of media agency and accurate budget forecasting and management.
  • Ensuring all activities have clear objectives and targets; analyse results and identify opportunities; feedback performance and actions to managers; help develop our PPC measurement best practices and processes; creating necessary reports.
  • Building & maintaining strong, positive business relationships with Media Agency and Third Party Suppliers to successfully deliver our PPC strategy.
  • Keeping up to date with developments in the paid search industry, spotting opportunities & collaborating with Manager and Media Agency to drive performance to the next level.
  • Responsible for managing and developing PPC co-ordinators and executives.

As the PPC Manager you will have the following experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in PPC.
  • Extremely strong Adwords and Analytics skills required.
  • Google Certification is preferable.
  • Knowledge of DoubleClick and other paid media marketing suites would be advantageous.
  • Highly analytical with a keen eye for detail.

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