Senior Paid Search Manager
San Francisco, CA
Passion for digital marketing required; Senior Paid Search Manager for progressive digital agency needed
Our client, a full service digital agency in San Francisco, is looking for a Sr. Search Manager to join their growing team. The position will focus on key agency accounts and work to develop innovative, search engine marketing solutions via search visibility, qualified lead generation and high value content engagement. The agency is casting a wide net for talent and out of market candidates looking to relocate to the San Francisco market are also of high interest.
We are seeking an SEM/PPC expert with experience in full-time SEM campaign development, management, tracking, reporting and optimization experience in an agency capacity with a proven history of excellence in delivery, quality and performance. The Manager will work to develop, manage, optimize and report on paid search campaigns.
- Directly manage paid search media efforts on key accounts, with primary responsibility for planning, strategy, execution, optimization & client relationship management
- Manage bids and budgets, test and optimize keywords and creative; maintain forecasts and goal metric tracking
- Create and implement tests to achieve actionable results and improve campaign performance
- Analyze and translate data from web analytics into an actionable plans/recommendations
- Serve as subject matter expert on monthly client reporting calls and special projects.
- 2+ years managing paid search campaigns & client relationship management
- Analytical ability to understand, manipulate, and derive insights from data
- Fundamental knowledge of Microsoft Excel
- Experience in managing paid search campaigns across multiple clients
- Self-starter and independent learner
- Ability to work in a team environment
- Familiarity with trafficking, tracking, and attribution (preferred)
- Experience working in a search platform (DoubleClick for Search preferred)
Established in 1998, ad+one is comprised of hand-picked recruitment professionals with over 30+ years of combined recruiting experience serving the advertising and media agency industry nationwide. We pride ourselves on having access to hard-to-find talent and the hottest job opportunities in the industry. Our focus is on positions in Account Management/Client Services (digital/traditional) as well as Media (digital/traditional), Search Marketing (PPC/SEO), Programmatic, Paid and Earned Social Media and Big Data/Analytics.