Paid Social & PPC Executive - eCommerce

  • Job Reference: 8074119
  • Date Posted: 30 December 2019
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £27,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus and Benefits
  • Sector: eCommerce & Social Media
  • Language(s): English
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 02085037766

Job Description

Paid Social & PPC Executive- eCommerce. Excellent opportunity to join a hugely successful, international ecommerce company with strong consumer brand and digital presence.


Our client is a leading, international eCommerce company with a strong and broad range of recognised lifestyle brands and accessories.

In order to develop their paid social & PPC business area, they wish to recruit a Paid Social & PPC Executive. The role will work alongside and support the Head of Customer Acquisition and be responsible for marketing activities including the creation of paid social media campaigns and optimising existing PPC accounts. The typical job responsibilities will include:

  • Working towards new customer targets for both Social (Paid) and PPC
  • Creating Social media campaigns to drive new customer acquisition within a target CPA
  • Testing different ad formats and acquisition journeys to generate best possible revenue per lead
  • Liaising with in-house copywriters to produce ads in smaller EU markets
  • Leveraging Google account team to ensure our PPC activity is best in class and up to date with industry changes
  • Optimising existing PPC accounts, keyword research, ad copy & landing page testing
  • Analysing and reporting on campaign performance to provide insight for future content and campaigns
  • Briefing the in-house design team for creatives to improve performance
  • Assisting with ad-hoc marketing activities e.g. competitor analysis, market research and supporting large marketing campaigns where possible
  • Liaising with video agencies to provide engaging video creatives that are optimised for social media use


  • Fluent English is essential. Fluency in an extra 2nd language is an advantage but not essential
  • Educated to degree level in a business discipline
  • Experience creating Paid Social and PPC campaigns
  • Analytical mindset, comfortable with large data sets
  • Strong web analytics experience (GA)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Keen problem solver
  • Knowledge of e-commerce and best practices
  • Clear and concise communication with strong writing skills
  • Understanding of social platforms and the key differences between them
  • Very strong negotiation skills

up to £30,000 but negotiable for very strong candidates. Benefits include:

Company pension paying up to 4%
Life insurance , 2 x annual salary
Employee Assistance Programme
Regular company lunches and drinks
Awesome summer and Christmas parties!
Plenty of training and development opportunities in a friendly internal agency environment
Optional season ticket loan
Health Cash Plan
Perkbox (rewards)
Bonus paid against company targets

To apply for this role, please send your CV to us immediately.

Contact: Jonathan Grimes