PPC Account Manager

As a PPC Account Manager, it’ll be your job to optimise client PPC campaigns, keep the project on track and ensure goals are met.
It will be your job to maximise the delivery, efficiency and ROI of Clients Paid Search (PPC) Campaigns to the benefit of both Client & Agency. The Account Manager will devise and implement PPC strategies for one of the agency’s key accounts and will manage the campaigns in accordance with these strategies.
Job type
Paid Media

What does the role involve?

  • Day to day running and management of PPC campaigns for specific markets.
  • Carrying out technical changes, analysing and drawing insights from third party analytics data and implementing innovative management techniques to maximise campaign performance.
  • Delivering best practice management techniques across each campaign.
  • Keep Senior Account Manager and Account Director abreast of all activity, communication and developments on the account.
  • Responsible for ensuring all weekly, monthly & ad hoc reports for the Client are produced in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensure all monthly finance reports for the Finance Department are delivered accurately and on time.
  • Management of ad copy strategy & optimisation.
  • Management of keyword selection and optimisation strategy.
  • Management of tracking, trafficking and bid management through appropriate tools (may be one of DoubleClick, Marin, Kenshoo, etc.).
  • Be proficient with the website and data analytic tools such Google Analytics, Omniture, etc.
  • Proactively innovate and drive new ideas and initiatives to encourage profitable growth.
  • Directly manage junior members of the team, delegating work to them and helping with their development.
  • Ensure that all internal and external processes and deadlines are adhered to.
  • Regularly relay latest Search & industry related data to the client and internally.
  • Collaborate with other Digital Channels, Finance and Technical & Data Insight teams in order to seek opportunities and drive growth for the client.
  • Assist in new business opportunities if/when required.

What are we looking for?

  • University Degree (or international equivalent).
  • Two to three years of relevant agency, client-side or media owner experience.
  • Fluent written and spoken English. A second language is a bonus.
  • Maths Qualification (GCSE, A Level or international equivalent) desirable, along with evidence of mathematical competency.
  • Proficient in MS Office, including Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • Google Partners qualification.
  • Knowledge of bid management platforms such as DoubleClick, Marin or Kenshoo
  • Knowledge of website and data analytic tools such Google Analytics, Omniture, etc

Equal Opportunity Statement

SYZYGY is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees, and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond. Please let us know if you may need any additional support when applying for the role or if you are invited for an interview.

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The benefits of working at SYZYGY

Flexible working hours
Start later in the morning, finish earlier in the evening – do what works for you. We care about the quality of the work you deliver, not when it gets done.
Family first policy
Whether it’s getting home for bed time or being present for those events that can’t be missed, our flexible hours and remote working mean you can put family first.
Remote working options
Two days a week you’ll be encouraged to come to the office for Team days. Otherwise, our state-of-the-art hardware allows you to work where you want, when you want.
Education and Development
You’ll have access to GroupM courses, WPP Coursera qualifications and LinkedIn Learning, along with mentoring, regular knowledge sharing sessions and industry certifications.
Health and Retirement provision
We offer private medical insurance for you and your family, subsidised eye care and dental, and with our pension plan and life insurance, your health and future is secure.
Physical and Mental wellbeing
Your wellbeing is important. We offer discounted gym access, free massages, a dedicated nutritionalist, a cycle-to-work scheme and access to our Mental Health Allies scheme.
30-day holiday package
You’ll get 25 flexible holiday days a year, the days between Christmas and New Year off, and at least a half day off for your birthday – plus all public and bank holidays.
Social events
Socialising with colleagues is important. We host a weekly ‘Thirsty-Thursdays’ after work drinks, all-agency lunches, summer parties on our rooftop and a special trip at Christmas.
Rooftop garden
Our rooftop, with its incredible view across London, is a great place to relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of the office. It’s also great for summer BBQs!
Agency dogs
We’re dog people, because let’s face it, they brighten up everyone’s day. So your faithful, four-legged friend is a welcome to join you in the office any time.
WPP partnership and discounts
As part of WPP you’ll get discounts on a range of products and services, including Apple products, Majestic Wine, car hire and free entry to the National Portrait Gallery.
Fruit and drinks
Quality coffee, soft-drinks, fresh fruit and snacks (the healthy and the chocolatey kind) are always available. There’s also a beer fridge for when the day is done.
Eating nearby
Our office is on Lamb’s Conduit street, a short walk to Covent Garden, Leather Lane Market and a wide range of restaurants, so you can sample the best cuisine from around the world.
There’s four fridges, artisan coffee machines, microwaves, filtered water and a range of treats every day. Everything you need if you’re bringing food from home.
Public transport links
With our office right in the centre of London, you’re only a few minutes walk from the Tube, Overground, National Rail and multiple major bus routes.
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Human Resources Aurelie Haroutunian
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