Overview

Are you an expert in all things Paid Search? Are you ready to join an industry-leading marketing team? Do you want to join an established organisation with an excellent industry reputation and strong sense of purpose? Then, let’s talk!

We are on the search for a Paid Search Manager to join our client’s inclusive and innovative company based in Brisbane. Our client is on a mission to challenge the status quo and provide Australians with affordable, comprehensive and dependable financial solutions. Combining their local expertise and global experience and industry-leading innovation, our client now has a global network with 10,000+ employees and 50 offices globally – including Brisbane!

This is a full-time role, located here in Brisbane! Which will see you working within an industry-leading cross-function marketing team to lead the strategy and optimisation of in-house paid search campaigns!

If this sounds like a role you’d thrive in, keep reading to learn more!

About You:

  • You have a strong passion for paid search!
  • Your attention to detail is out of this world!
  • You think strategically with a high level of innovative, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • You have a willingness to actively seek out learning opportunities to develop your skills 
  • You often find yourself daydreaming about Google Ads

Benefits:

  • Join an established company and team with a strong community of high performers
  • Recognition, reward and incentive schemes
  • Giving with a difference – this company loves to be involved in the community including environmental sustainability, corporate donations, in-kind support, fundraising and more
  • A range of health and wellness programs throughout the year
  • Professional development opportunities – they deliver nationally recognised training to all team members
  • Extra leave options are available including paid parental and volunteer leave

The Role:

  • Strategic planning, execution and ongoing optimisation of paid search activity, including Search Ads 360 (SA360) bid strategies to deliver planned targets within allocated budgets
  • Managing large budgets and ensuring variances are escalated as well as ongoing analysis to identify segments to increase or reduce investment for a more profitable outcome
  • Financial forecasting and performance-based budget setting while working closely with the Senior Performance Manager to develop marketing plans
  • A continuous and robust testing framework for ad copy, landing pages, targeting etc
  • Weekly summary of performance to senior managers and monthly reporting with key
    learnings, updates and recommendations to the wider business by the agreed deadline
  • Liaise with internal analytics experts to unlock and understand first-party data that can
    accelerate the approach to audience targeting and ensure an excellent customer experience
  • Collaborate with key industry partners (Google, Microsoft etc) to stay abreast of industry changes, new products, betas and technologies. Identify key opportunities where early adoption and testing can drive business value and a competitive advantage in the market
  • Ensure correct and timely creation of Purchase Orders for owned channels, as well as accurate reconciliation of invoices against raised POs

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, IT or similar industry experience
  • Relevant Google Ads and Google Marketing Platform certifications (SA360)
  • Proven experience in managing complex paid search campaigns with significant
    budgets (no less than 2+ years on the tools!)
  • Highly proficient with the SA360 platform, Google Ads and Microsoft Ads interfaces and
    Editor applications.
  • Knowledge and understanding of web analytics, tag management and conversion
    tracking tools and solutions
  • Advanced knowledge of attribution and media mix modelling is desirable

Salary:

Commensurate with experience

 If you are ready to start a new role that will see you as a Paid Search Manager, then look no further this is an incredible role with an incredible company! So you should definitely apply today!

Interested? You should be! Contact Dimity (dimity@huntandco.io, 0416 021 995)

Interested, but this role isn’t quite right for you? Get in touch! We have other current and upcoming opportunities we’d love to discuss with you


At Hunt & Co., we are fierce advocates for diversity, inclusion and equality in digital and believe that technology should be built by all people, for all people. You have probably seen the stats: women and other underrepresented people in tech tend to only apply for a role when they meet 100% of the criteria. Don’t take yourself out of the race! If you think you have what it takes, but don’t necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch. We’d love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit.

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