Paid Search Account Director- Leading Global Media Agency

Paid Search Account Director- Leading Global Media Agency

They can be referred to quite simply as one of the world’s leading global media agencies with offices spanning over 70 countries. They are a Sunday Times top 100 Companies to work for and have won the IPA Platinum award for outstanding learning and development. Every single member of staff has access to a personal business development plan with almost 100 training initiative available. They are also the only media agency to obtain the Gold Accreditation award for the last 3 years for the support they provide for parents and families. This is the perfect opportunity to join a leading global agency which offers amazing support as well as outstanding opportunities!

The Job

As a key member of the a brand new unit, you will lead the team in strategy and best practice across paid search campaigns. In addition to maintaining a strong hold over day to day PPC activity, you will also make strategic campaign recommendations, evolve a data-driven test and learn philosophy and become an ambassador for the OneSearch initiative both internally and externally.

The role focusses currently on delivering against strict performance KPIs for 15+ brands in the UK market. However, our long term vision is to scale the new unite methodology internationally, throughout Europe and North America, and the Account Director will play a key role in the agency achieving that ambition.



  • Demonstrable experience in a biddable role
  • Experience in managing a team of 2-3 people and conducting team appraisals, as well as performance management
  • Experience in driving innovation in Biddable media
  • Advanced knowledge of AdWords, Google Search Console, Google Analytics and Bing
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Strong leadership, communication skills and ability to engage with planning teams and also brand leaders at the client side
  • Confidence and have worked on large accounts ideally in an agency environment
  • Be solution driven, innovative and proactive with how you drive performance for your accounts
  • Be strategic and commercially minded in planning goals for your teams as well as being able to shape and develop a biddable strategy


Apply Now

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Charlotte Humphries

Senior Consultant

0203 764 2994 // [email protected]

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