PPC Account Manager - Independent Digital Marketing Agency - £35000


A medium sized, independent and innovative digital agency based in London. The agency pride themselves on have a good working environment to ensure top results for their clients. They are on a big hiring drive as a result of new business wins, and they predominantly focus on travel & retail clients.


The Account Manager will be responsible for leading the client’s paid search programmes for key clients, in terms of execution and strategic planning. This includes:

*Day to day contact with clients and search networks
*Operational lead on the PPC accounts, and responsible for its smooth running
*Understand clients’ business objectives
*Innovative strategic thinking on all client activity; to be one step ahead
*Work with Account Executives to ensure that all trafficking and tracking is implemented correctly and within a specified time frame
*Work with search networks to ensure that campaigns go live in a timely manner
*Ensure all campaigns are running and tracking at all times
*Produce reports illustrating campaign performance
*Ensure campaigns achieve clients ROI and business objectives
*Recommend search media optimisation and additional placements
*Produce end of campaign reports and analysis
*Be competent in third party bid management and tracking solutions
*Fully confident in use of Excel, including pivot tables, reporting and analysis uses.
*Ensure that all financial accruals are up to date
*Ensure that status reports and campaigns summaries are up to date
*To work with other teams to ensure smooth running of day to day activities e.g. digital media teams and account teams
*To communicate on a professional level both internally and externally at all times
*Other duties assigned as and when necessary


If you have a genuine passion to develop / further a career within digital media / performance, theis is a great place to be.

Key Attributes Required:

*Must be passionate about the media industry on and offline, and in particular, search
*Must have at least 1 year experience working within the search marketing sector and managing international accounts
*Strong mathematical and analytic skills and the ability to relate results to client business objectives
*Must have a strong understanding of automated search marketing tools and software, including bid management, tracking and ROI analysis
*Ability to maintain client and search network relationships
*Good writing and verbal communication skills (including presentation skills)
*Organised and methodical, with excellent time management skills -ability to work autonomously
*Well considered recommendations and arguments
*Motivation to participate in staff management and larger agency development
*Outgoing and not afraid to learn
*Excellent inter-personal skills
*Team player
*Strong attention to detail essential
*Enthusiastic and confident with the ability to interact well with people on a personal and professional level and to thrive in a fast-paced, high pressure environment
*Other languages beneficial although not essential.

Propel are the UK’s largest independent provider of permanent and contract recruitment services to the global digital economy, specialising in commercial, marketing, technical and creative talent.

Services advertised by Propel are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for our roles, many from people who meet or exceed the requirements. Whilst we try to respond to as many applicants as possible, you can assume that you have not been selected for interview if you do not hear from us within 14 days.

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