Added 21.09.17


We are looking for a PPC specialist with a minimum of 3 years’ experience working in an agency environment, managing large Paid Search accounts and optimising campaigns.  

You will be responsible for producing Paid Search proposals and PowerPoint presentations for new business, producing audits and regular reports, analysing campaigns and data, optimising campaigns and pro-actively making recommendations to clients.

You will be expected to keep up to date with new developments in Paid Search, whilst actively researching, testing and proposing new approaches to improve campaign performance.  

The Paid Search Manager will require a self-motivated attitude, ambition and strong organisational skills. This role offers great potential to succeed and grow in a thriving, highly successful agency.


Main duties


Planning and implementing strategic PPC campaigns in Google AdWords and Bing Ads  

Analysis, optimisation and management of PPC campaigns to ensure optimal performance and efficiencies  

Independently learning about new innovations in Paid Search and proactively applying them to campaigns  

Creating daily, weekly and monthly reports using Excel pivot tables  

Regularly preparing and delivering Paid Search proposals to both existing clients and when pitching for new business (usually in PowerPoint)  

Paid Search account audits for new clients  

Ensuring Paid Search best practice is adhered to  

Working closely with the rest of the media department to produce integrated strategies  

Managing client relationships and resolving issues independently


Key requirements


At least 3 years’ experience working in an agency environment on Paid Search primarily  

Essential to have a concern for and a superb attention to detail  

Experience working with Google Analytics and bid management tools is preferable 

Experience managing ecommerce accounts is desirable  

Computer literate, i.e. good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel in particular  

Ability to work to multiple deadlines and under pressure  

Strong relationship builder with team, other departments and external partners  

Self-motivated to learn new skills and stay up to date with the industry  

A proactive and positive “can do” attitude, flexible and self-driven  

Proactive and authoritative speaker at both internal and external (client) meetings

Educated to degree level



If you think this role matches your experience and ambitions, please send your CV to careers.mccanncentral@mccann.com. Due to the high number of applications we get, we can’t guarantee you’ll hear from us.

Work with us.

We’re always on the look out for exciting new talent across all disciplines, so if you think you’ve got what it takes, please send your CV to careers.mccanncentral@mccann.com.

McCann Birmingham do not accept unsolicited agency CVs. Please do not send or apply unsolicited CVs to any of our job opportunities advertised on our website or directly to any employee of McCann. McCann Birmingham will not be responsible for any fees that may relate to unsolicited CVs.



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