Job in Edinburgh: Pay per Click Account Manager – Position Filled


Position filled


Attacat are looking for a PPC Account Manager with at least one year’s PPC and/or SEO experience – preferably from within an agency environment.

This is a great role giving exposure to multiple PPC accounts along with the ability to specialise in particular areas of interest. Additional remit beyond the current role for the right candidate would be expanding into a part-time Internet Marketing Director role for certain clients.

(Whilst this is not an entry level position, applications from exceptional candidates with unrelated experience but a strong desire to get into this industry, will be considered)

About the Position

The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Liaise with clients and manage their campaigns on a day-to-day basis
  • Train for, and achieve “Qualified Google Advertising Professional” status and equivalent qualifications
  • Be highly knowledgeable in the field of pay-per-click search engines & pay-per-click strategy
  • Develop strong relationships with the pay-per-click providers’ account managers
  • Analyse and improve performance of owned client accounts
  • Build on existing knowledge in Google Analytics & similar analytics packages
  • Build new pay per click accounts including:
    • Keyword research & selection
    • Creative advert copy writing
    • Understanding search trends
  • Input into the day to day running of the business

The successful candidate will have a track record of great PPC performance and understanding of PPC strategy & Tracking Technologies. In addition the successful candidate will:

  • Have a passion for working in the online advertising & marketing field (and be able to demonstrate this!)
  • Have Common Sense and Initiative
  • Have client facing experience
  • Be able to prioritise their own workload
  • Work from their own initiative
  • Have great interpersonal skills
  • Be educated to degree level

Any of the following experience would be advantageous:

  • SEO
  • HTML/CSS (& other web technologies)
  • Copyrighting
  • Sales or business development experience
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Having the Qualified Google AdWords Professional certification and/or other external qualifications

About Attacat

Attacat specialises in Google AdWords and similar paid search products. With a proven track record of adding value to clients’ bottom lines (and being able to prove it), Attacat finds itself growing during the downturn. Located in Stockbridge, central Edinburgh with ambitions to grow, Attacat represents an exciting environment to be in.

Salary & Benefits

The basic salary for this position will be competitive (commensurate with experience & qualifications)

Attacat also offer:

  • An exceptional profit share scheme
  • Up to 100% support for external qualifications
  • (Very) Flexi-time policy which allows staff to have up to 40 days (inc. stats) off a year

How to Apply

Please send your CV to enquiries at attacat dot co dot uk together with your covering letter and salary expectations.

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