22 March 2017

Acquisition Executive

  • Reference: esr220317f
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Up to £30,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Sector: eCommerce
  • Consultant email: info@thecandidate.co.uk
  • Consultant telephone: +44 161 833 1044

Are you the enthusiastic data-centric Acquisition Executive we are looking for? You will receive great perks such as flexible working hours, a free gym membership, cycle to work scheme and regular social events!

Our client is successfully operating in the automotive industry; they are located in Manchester City Centre in brand new, state-of-the-art offices with just a 5-minute walk from Piccadilly Station- making getting to work easy and accessible! The company has just undergone a rebrand and has lots of ongoing investment, making the business bigger and better! Our client offers a range of services ranging from price comparison of cars to getting a car valuation.

The Acquisition Executive will be a self-starter who can confidently report on performance and activity to the wider team, whilst bringing new innovative ideas to the business. They need someone who will help develop and deliver their ambitious acquisition plans, mainly focusing on paid acquisition the candidate will also benefit from SEO and email marketing knowledge.

Key Competencies of the Acquisition Executive:

  • Expert knowledge and experience working with Google Analytics, Adwords and Bing
  • Experience in native platforms and content networks such as Taboola and Outbrain
  • Knowledgeable in using Facebook marketing
  • Understand and use Lytics for segmentation to understand and target the customers’ requirements
  • Data-centric individual with excellent numerical skills
  • Interest in paid search and thrives to bring new innovative ideas to the business
  • Good understanding of SEO and best practices
  • Accustomed with testing tools such as Optimizely, Crazy Egg, VWO
  • Keep updated on latest industry trends and look out for emerging trends which may help with the role
  • Outstanding ability to use analytical reporting tools

Does this sound like the role for you? If it does, apply online today! Or contact us for more details on 0161 833 1044 or info@thecandidate.co.uk. Job not for you? Recommend someone now for £250 Cashback,


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