Paid Search Manager

  • Location

    London , United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Paid Media

  • Job type:

    Direct Hire

  • Salary:

    Up to Circa £70,000 depending on experience.

  • Contact:

    Ben Wattenbach

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Adaptive Digital has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Paid Search Manager to join a fast-growing e-commerce brand making waves in the online photo printing & personalisation sector. You will join the team based in Central London. As the Paid Search Manager, you will be highly motivated, driven leader who thrives in a dynamic work environment. Our client wants people who can take them to the next level with their innovative thinking, problem-solving and passion for success.  The role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

Our client is looking for a Paid Search Manager to join their highly talented team, who can hit the ground running and revolutionise our approach to paid search strategy and execution.

Day in and day out as a Paid Search Manager, you can expect to:

  • Aid the transition of Google Ads campaigns from external to internal management

  • Devise bid, keyword, campaign and marketing strategies for search and shopping accounts in USA and UK

  • Lead the execution of all strategies, including recruiting and training junior team members to execute bid, keyword and campaign strategies

  • Manage shopping data feeds for USA and UK accounts, building rules to process raw data into a finished feed

  • Manage junior members of the SEM team, assigning tasks and monitoring performance

  • Take part in analysing performance data received from search and shopping accounts, using findings to inform strategy

  • Work collaboratively across the wider marketing team and apply own expertise to achieve commercial success

What we need from you: 

  • Have +3 years of experience in creating and maintaining multiple paid search campaign using Google’s Ad platform with outstanding performance

  • Google Ads & Analytics certified

  • Extensive experience of bid and campaign management in Google Search advertising (otherwise known as ‘Text Ads’ / ‘AdWords’) and Google Shopping (otherwise known as PLAs/Product Listings), including extensive experience and knowledge of manual CPC bid management, Target ROAS and other automated bidding methods, keyword/search term strategy and management, campaign/ad group structuring, ad copy and general marketing

  • Experience and knowledge in managing Google Display Network or similar, including the building of audiences

  • Experience in both the USA and UK markets

  • Experience of data feed management for Google Shopping, perhaps with tools such as GoDataFeed or ChannelAdvisor

  • Highly knowledgeable about the e-commerce market

  • Highly knowledgeable about the Google Ads platform, including familiarity with running experiments/tests

  • Analytically minded, excellent attention to detail, proficient in analytical tools such as Google Analytics and Data Studio

In return for your knowledge and expertise, you will receive a favourable salary and benefits package.

If this sounds like you then please get in touch and make an application today! If you don't have a CV, don't worry, use a LinkedIn or XING profile.

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Any questions please contact:
Christine Eddolls - Recruitment Executive