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Paid Media Manager

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable per year

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Digital
  • Contact: Claire Eason
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: Client A1 Better Placed
  • Expiry Date: 03 December 2023
  • Job Ref: 80544_1699016962

Better Placed are delighted to be working with a well-recognised global eCommerce brand in their search for a Paid Media Manager.

  • £100+ million turnover business
  • Continued investment (people, technology and resource)
  • Award willing! FANTASTIC reputation!
  • Manchester City Centre office (2 days per week)
  • £30million Paid Media budget
  • In house Paid Media team (Director/ Head of, Senior Manager, channel Managers, channels Executives.
  • Digital team including insight & analytics, CRO, SEO, CRM. Brand/ Marketing team of 10+

More about the role here, of course much more detail to share when we pick up on a call.

  • Managing the channel Executives. Currently 2 with signoff for more.
  • Manage the delivery of competitive and commercially right paid media campaigns.
  • 70% of the role PPC and 30% split between Paid Social, Display and Affiliates. The idea is this person will grow each channel (and therefore spend) from where it is now.
  • Manage the PPC automation and devise and deliver key automation initiatives. Account optimisation.
  • Ensuring all digital and brand activity is aligned and consistent.
  • Implement innovative strategies to achieve business targets and growth across our paid media accounts.
  • Work with the analytical team to create bespoke paid search performance reports.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Hands on experience within PPC, ad serving platforms
  • Ability to display experience of managing large budgets - Multimillion
  • Multi channel experience across PPC, Paid Social, Display. Exposure to Affiliates, SEO and ATL is ideal
  • Strong knowledge of Excel and Google Analytics with a passion for data analysis and data driven decision making
  • Able to develop a long-term strategy with hands-on ability to get things done
  • You are commercially minded, confident, good stakeholder management skills.