Head of Marketplaces

Online Marketplaces is really taking off. And we’re looking for someone to head up our Marketplaces department: leading, shaping and growing our specialist offering. You’ll be joining a dedicated and knowledgeable marketplaces team of 3, whilst working in a fun and vibrant environment.

Search Laboratory is one of the largest agencies in the North of England, with offices in Leeds, London and New York. We are approved Google 360 and Google Marketing Platform sales partners, and we’ve won tons of awards for our integrated digital marketing and online PR campaigns. We’re looking for someone with Marketplaces experiences, who wants to take things to the next level.

A bit about you

  • You’ll understand the capabilities of different Marketplaces platforms, including Amazon, and have broader digital / ecommerce knowledge
  • You don’t need management experience, but you’ll be excited to lead and develop our marketplaces team (supported by our in-house management development programme)
  • You’ll be passionate about developing and improving our offering, which means helping us promote marketplaces to prospective clients
  • The role includes Account Management responsibility for our biggest account, Mars (pet care, confectionery and Mars Spain)
  • You’ll be responsible for managing Amazon Advertising accounts, both in the UK and Internationally, with support from your team and the International team
  • You’ll also work closely with client-side product managers; working with them to optimise their content
  • Developing strategy and reporting on the performance campaigns will also be a key part of the role

A bit about us

We’re proud to have featured in the Top 1000 most inspirational companies in the UK. Not only that, we’ve made the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list 7 times! This comes directly from feedback from our teams. Check out our company reviews on Glassdoor. Our Facebook page will also give you a good idea about what it’s really like to work at the Lab. We have lots of great benefits, including:

  • Up to 27 days holiday (+ the option to buy extra holiday at a reduced rate)
  • Company pension
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Free gym membership
  • Free fruit
  • Free Drink Fridays in our games room
  • Company socials and much more

We know moving roles is a big deal, so please get in touch with our friendly recruitment team on 0113 2121211 to find out more about this opportunity.

Reporting to: Head of Paid Media

Job Purpose: To lead Search Laboratory’s Online Marketplaces offering, whilst managing a portfolio of Marketplace clients.

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