25 October 2017

PPC Executive

  • Reference: aac251017h
  • Location: Cheshire
  • Salary: Up to £30,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Digital Agency
  • Consultant email: info@thecandidate.co.uk
  • Consultant telephone: +44 161 833 1044

Come and work for an award winning agency in trendy Cheshire as a PPC Executive and receive amazing benefits such as unlimited holidays, flexitime and free breakfast on Fridays!

Due to the companies ever growing expansion, they are looking for a PPC Executive to join their expanding PPC department. They require their executive to implement PPC strategies on social media channels for clients. The role will be based around maintaining and growing international PPC accounts and with clients to expand involvement on Paid Channels focusing primarily on Display, Google shopping, SEO and any other relevant channels!

The PPC Executive will be responsible for liaising and supporting the PPC Manager in managing paid search campaigns. This will involve creating tailored search strategies and monitoring set budgets and regularly speaking with clients to feedback progress. Other responsibilities include conducting keyword research and creating campaign reports.

Roles and Responsibilities of the PPC Executive:

  • Respond to client briefs and emails in a timely manner
  • Collect data, generate reports and carry out leading performance data
  • Understand and analyse trends in results data to maximize return on investment
  • Challenge and interrogate briefs set by clients to ensure the highest quality of work is produced
  • Lead the paid search contribution to client meetings
  • Ensure that all budgets are adhered to
  • Prepare supports materials which can be utilised in client pitches
  • Stay up-to-date on client businesses and their competitors
  • Forecast potential delivery and ROI for existing clients
  • Test and optimise campaigns in order to ensure that KPI’s and targets are met
  • Keep on top of industry advances and appropriate tools to enhance paid search channels
  • Assist the PPC Manager in the planning and execution of client campaigns

Skills and Attributes of PPC Executive:

  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in a PPC role
  • Have a strong understanding in Google AdWords would be advantageous as well as Google Display and Shopping
  • Strong digital marketing skills along with an excellent understanding of Linkedin, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Knowledge of how to use Microsoft Excel including tools such as V-Lookups and Pivot Tables
  • An analytical mindset combined with a willingness to learn and develop your own skillset
  • Experience of using various digital channels and multi-channel markets
  • Ability to monitor and manage budgets as well as delivering KPI's
  • Organized and have the ability to prioritize clients when necessary
  • Able to provide an insight and analyse high- level data and pinpoint key information to report back to Directors

This is a great opportunity to be part of a truly successful agency that invests in the future of their employees and provide all the training needed. Get in touch with our Agency Recruitment Consultants on 0161 833 1044 to hear more or apply directly online!

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Sophie & the team at The Candidate provided us with an extremely professional and efficient service. Of the 5 interviews we conducted any of the candidates would have fit the role perfectly, it's a shame we had to narrow it down to 2. Highly recommended. Thanks!

Oliver, Director, Odin Group