Junior Digital Acquisition Manager (PPC)

£20 - 30K
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for a performance marketer with a keen interest in search and digital marketing as well as language learning. You will be joining a fast growing startup and a great marketing team to enhance your acquisition skills!

In terms of background, you have worked on paid search (PPC) before for an ecommerce or mobile focused business. You are obsessed with Excel and know the latest tricks of how to analyse complex data, you love problem solving and thinking outside of the box. You won’t rest until you have achieved your revenue and ROI target.

At busuu we move in a fast and exciting way. If you are ambitious, want to work with smart, creative, energetic people and possess the initiative, confidence and good judgement to make independent decisions every day - then you are probably the perfect addition for our growing team. At busuu we are always looking to be at the forefront of performance marketing, with a pioneering test and learn approach, to develop and deliver world-class acquisition marketing. Our fun and friendly atmosphere, and international feel, makes our office an enjoyable place to be. So if you feel like you’re a good fit, come and join us!

What does a Junior Digital Acquisition Manager do at busuu

  • Run our global acquisition via Google, Bing and Yandex
  • Work on both web conversion and mobile install campaigns across multiple countries
  • Bidding, ad copy creation and testing, landing page testing, beta testing
  • Keyword analysis and optimisation
  • Campaign reporting and optimisation for target ROI
  • Manage and optimise Prospecting and Retargeting activity outside of PPC
  • Test and expand our partner portfolio with programmatic, video, and other activity

What we are looking for from a Junior Digital Acquisition Manager at busuu

  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • You are enthusiastic about numbers and optimising for them
  • Passionate for all things digital marketing
  • Worked on paid search (PPC) campaigns before
  • Bing/Yandex/Baidu experience would be a plus
  • Experience in managing cross-market activity is not essential, but would be beneficial
  • Passion for marketing, test & learn approach
  • Good operating knowledge of Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Google Docs and worked with tools like Slack, Jira or Confluence, expert in Adwords and Google Analytics
  • Team player and someone who enjoys working with other people
  • Digital native, mobile apps are your world
  • Fluent in English and proficient in at least one other language


  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options in a Series B funded company through a tax efficient EMI scheme
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Gym membership
  • Free breakfast and snacks
  • Free dinner if you are staying late
  • Regular company trips (our last was to Madrid) and evenings out in London
  • Friday socialising - we make sure we stop working and spend time together at the end of the week
Skills: Social Media Marketing,Social Media Monitoring,Social Media Analysis Sectors: Marketing / Events