Head of Paid Search

PPC · Swindon, Wiltshire
Department PPC
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Executive
Compensation Commensurate with experience

Job Title: Head of Paid Search

Based: Swindon

Reports To: Head of Paid Media and Account Management

Are you an up and coming PPC star looking to take that next step in your PPC career as a Head of Paid Search? If so, we would love to talk to you. We are a leading UK independent digital marketing agency on the look out for a dynamic, forward thinking, paid search guru to join us to lead and shape our growing PPC team and proposition. You will manage a number of paid search experts, a diverse portfolio of high profile paid search accounts, safeguarding the product and service delivery, developing PPC strategies, PPC revenues and lead by example as a senior client contact.


You and your team work with colleagues and clients to develop and promote PPC strategies that add value for clients, are industry leading and continually evolving to capitalize on new opportunities for revenue generation and drive forward new business initiatives. You work on responses to briefs and develop client proposals, and support the new business team.  


You strive to lead by positive example, motivating and developing your team’s skills, and work with other senior team members to build your revenue and profit in line with agreed targets. You display behaviours that reinforce our values of inquisitiveness, active collaboration, and accountability in everything you and your team does. You work with everyone in a way that inspires trust and respect, demonstrating your integrity.     


You work with HR to support each team member in their development through effective delivery of appraisals of performance and training plans. You work with your team to ensure resource allocation is appropriate and profitable, relationships with suppliers and clients are optimal, and processes and training are effective and efficient.

If you have 4 to 5+ years experience delivering excellent paid search strategies and account optimisation, have extensive knowledge of shopping campaigns, SA360, Campaign Manager, and are looking for the opportunity to lead and develop your own Paid search team we'd love to hear from you.  


  • Passionate and organised
  • Experienced Paid Search expert with 4 to 5+ years experience in PPC
  • Preferably experience of managing a team of PPC experts
  • Well versed in Google Shopping / Scripts / Automation / Dashboards / DSA 
  • A deep knowledge and understanding of Paid Search technologies
  • Hands on expertise within SA360 / Google Ads
  • Google Analytics and excellent data analysis skills 
  • Strong team management skills
  • Excellent communications skills 
  • Client management experience


 Competitive salary  

  • Enhanced Holiday Allowance – starting with 22.5 days per annum plus Bank Holidays  
  • Company Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme  
  • Life Assurance – after probationary period  
  • Childcare Vouchers  
  • Annual Eye Tests  
  • Refer a Friend Scheme  
  • New Business Bonus Scheme  
  • Continuous Training and Development Programmes  
  • £25, net, per month contribution to Gym Membership and twice weekly virtual Pilates lessons 
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme provided by AXA PPP  
  • Free Parking when in office  
  • Great Christmas party and team building outings when we can! 

Apply and tell us why you’d like to be part of the equimedia team – upload your C.V and covering letter explain what makes you perfect for the role through the link.  

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  • Location
    Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    Commensurate with experience