PPC Executive


Digitas is a digital playground where brilliant minds come together to create award-winning marketing. We use data-driven insights to guide our work, but we also believe in a healthy dose of spirited storytelling as we strive to transform the marketing landscape. Right now, we’re looking for a PPC Specialist – someone who has the ability to take ownership, own key accounts and develop strong bonds with clients and internal teams alike.


You will be responsible for driving PPC excellence across accounts, taking responsible for ensuring best practice and being an expert in PPC delivery & campaign management.


Core Duties/Responsibilities:


  • Ongoing management of budget and pacing.
  • Providing frequent progress reports regarding online marketing efforts and performance metrics to the PPC Manager, internal teams & or clients.
  • Identifying ongoing channel specific improvement opportunities and integrating them into plan.
  • Holistic SEM management including keywords development, ad creative & strategy, trafficking recommendations, optimizing programs towards key business goals and reporting.
  • Actively participating in internal meetings and proactively identifying campaign opportunities, challenges and issues.
  • Assimilating data from multiple sources, compiling the information and drawing actionable conclusions that can be measured and reported.
  • Bid strategy optimization and testing. Daily checks on program KPIs, thresholds and campaign budget caps.
  • Implementing Paid Search best practices, providing refinement and optimization recommendations and proactively identifying campaign execution issues.
  • Developing campaign ad copy (text-based titles and descriptions or feed-based images) and tagging traffic or creative elements to sites per creative rotation instructions.


Media Implementation and Maintenance:


  • Monthly Bill-Pay process.
  • Manage day to day budget throughout campaign.
  • Help build & manage performance analysis and communication including reporting, status report presentation to client, optimisation recommendations.


Required Skills/experience:


  • 2 years online marketing experience including direct experience in search engine marketing – both campaign development and performance analyses.
  • Fully Google AdWords Certified.
  • Exceptional quantitative analytical skills and aptitude including intermediate to advanced Excel skills.
  • Be an expert in PPC delivery and campaign management and understanding and effectively convey search knowledge, tools and techniques to other members of staff.
  • Proven ability to develop and implement strategic objectives with clients.
  • Proficiency with all terminology used in SEM.
  • Strong software use skills including in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access), and aptitude to quickly learn new tools.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including extremely strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments with effective resolution of conflicting priorities.

About Digitas

Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, committed to helping brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder. With diverse expertise in data, strategy, creative, media and tech, we work across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. Curious and fully transparent, we are always examining real human behavior to create authentic connections—between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes. Digitas has 3,300 employees across 12 countries and 24 offices, with an extended network via Publicis Media of over 23,500 employees present in more than 100 countries worldwide. To connect with Digitas or learn more, visit www.digitas.com.