The Candidate Ltd

Paid Search Manager

Greater Manchester
£36,000 per annum
30 Aug 2016
27 Sep 2016
Industry Sector
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
PPC Manager

An exciting retail opportunity has come up in Greater Manchester as a Paid Search Manager.

Our client is a multi-brand business in a fantastic sector where they have established themselves as a reputable outdoor fashion retailer. They require this person returning to the Head of Multi-Channel to oversee the digital mix and deliver sales and traffic growth to the agreed budget and CPA targets.

Keys and Responsibilities of Paid Search Manager

  • Be the expert and go to person for all things Paid Search keeping up to date with the latest industry advances, evaluating their effectiveness and introducing when necessary.
  • Work with the Head of Multi-Channel Fascia's to devise and deliver the strategy for the driving traffic and sales growth across the digital channel mix by device type to achieve growth and cost targets.
  • Channels Including :

* PPC and product listing ads
*Organic Search
*CRM (Email, direct mail, SMS, push notifications etc.)
*Direct load
*Referring sites
*Affiliate marketing

  • Responsibility for planning and delivering to the agreed traffic and sales at the budget CPA.
  • Tracking conversion rates and suggesting/implementing improvements to the websites
  • Working with offline marketing and merchandising team to ensure brand campaigns are fully supported across the various channels.
  • Awareness of emerging industry trends and best practices, implementing these advancements where appropriate.
  • Manage a team of PPC and SEO Execs and ensure the team are working collaboratively
  • Support the smaller fascia's in the business and help maintain a 'best practice' way of working across the group.

Required Skills and Attributes

The role requires a strong all round digital marketer with a solid background in Paid Search, who has experience of budget and growth planning to achieve targets. Combined with the ability to work across multiple accounts and teams to achieve results.

  • Experience in a digital role is essential (preferably in Sports / Fashion)
  • Strong Paid Search background preferable in retail with experience of all the digital channel mix, including; SEO, PPC, Social Media, Email, Display, Content Marketing and Paid Social
  • Experience of working with website analysis using a variety of analytics tools including Google Analytics, Adobe, etc.
  • Use analytics software to produce reports on campaigns for senior management team against KPIs
  • Experience of analysing data and reports to ensure all channels are working efficiently and to targets
  • Proven leadership skills and ability to meet deadlines in a busy environment whilst motivating a team with a wide variety of skill sets
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Comfortable working as part of a collaborative team

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