Head of Digital

£30k - 35k per year + Commission
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Digital – Somerset – Permanent

£30,000 - £35,000 per annum + Commission

My client, a well renowned creative agency is looking for a Head of Digital to run a highly profitable affiliate Network and lead generation business, and to develop a forward looking PPC division based in their Somerset office.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and look for new business opportunities in line with the development of a PPC offering and the continuation of a successful lead generation business.
  • Take over the running of affiliates and lead buyers in a fast moving lead generation business.
  • Plan, optimise, implement and manage paid search campaigns for a variety of Existing clients
  • Ensure PPC campaigns are up and optimized according to brief and best practice guidelines
  • Develop near and long-time paid search strategies and campaigns for clients
  • Manage medium to large-sized PPC budgets
  • Work with the studio to ensure landing pages are effectively optimised for all PPC campaigns to ensure maximum ROI and conversion is possible
  • Perform keyword research and manage all bid management for your clients
  • Ensure all paid search activity falls in line with the larger search marketing and digital marketing strategy
  • Keep up to date with the latest industry trends
  • Analyse activity and performance of all paid search campaigns and report findings back to the Group Chairman and subsequent clients
  • Help to define PPCs strategies for an expanding list of clients

Key Skills & Experience:

  • 5 to 6 years of experience in a similar role in both lead generation and PPC.
  • Track record of developing new business in the internet arena.
  • Proven track record in driving successful PPC and paid search campaigns
  • Strong working knowledge of Google Adwords and all paid search platforms
  • Google Adwords certification preferable
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Passion for PPC and digital marketing in general
  • Effective communication and reporting skills
  • Strong track record in managing medium to large-sized budgets
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Good working knowledge of Google Analytics
  • Effective account management skills

If you are interested please click the “apply now” button below or please send your CV to for a further discussion, please contact Paul Clarke on option 3.

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