Head of Paid Search

Head of Paid Search

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Marketing, Paid Search

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Gould

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Head of PPC | Ecommerce | London | < £80,000

The Client

This is an exciting new opportunity to lead the PPC function for an incredibly successful start-up based in London. This is a business that has grown from humble origins to employing hundreds of industry experts across several different countries. Along with seemingly limitless progressive opportunities, these guys boast an unrivalled working culture, extensive benefits and empathetic work-life balance policy.

The Role

Reporting into the Head of Digital, your role will be to lead the PPC function from the front, defining UK and international strategy and being the subject matter expert across the business. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Manage company PPC strategy, planning, tracking, reporting, analysis and optimisation to ensure delivery against targets
  • Identify opportunities to improve and scale performance
  • Work cross-functionally to help with a/b testing and coming up with ideas on how to continually improve
  • Keyword research and proactively monitoring latest industry trends
  • Helping to refine the bid management approach with a focus on new users and reactivating existing ones
  • Work with wider teams on strategy, forecasting and messaging, including country specific search strategies
  • Work closely with Google and Bing account managers to ensure the company is staying at the forefront of Paid Search


  • At least 5 years' experience of hands-on PPC experience
  • Highly analytical, inquisitive and target driven
  • Proven ability to deliver ROI from PPC campaigns
  • Expert knowledge of audience based bidding strategies
  • Experience managing large budgets and teams
  • International experience would be a huge advantage!

Apply Now

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Tom Gould

Senior Consultant

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