PPC Executive

Looking to continue your career at an exciting agency based in one of the North’s fastest-growing cities?


We’re on the hunt for new PPC Executives to join our award-winning Paid Search team. We’re ideally looking for someone who has studied a degree which required them to use data analysis skills. To excel in the role, you’ll need strong mathematical skills and an interest in working with numbers. We’re also looking for someone with great communication skills as you will be dealing with an assortment of clients. We are passionate about training and development, so you could be one of our future Account Managers or Specialists!


Search Labs is a full-service digital marketing agency and we have been growing for over 15 years. Working for clients all over the world, based in our offices in Leeds, New York, and Austin, we work on exciting and clever digital marketing campaigns for a range of household names.


We’ve been featured as one of the UK’s ‘Top 1000 Most Inspirational Companies’ and have been voted by our employees as one of the Sunday Times ‘Top 100 Companies to Work For’ (eight times… and counting!). We’re always on the lookout for the right skills and personalities to jump on board and help us continue to expand!


What you’ll be doing:

  • Creating paid search and shopping campaigns focusing on direct response and maximising ROI
  • Work across multiple clients and ensure timely and high-quality delivery of tasks including competitor analysis, targeted keyword research, creation of relevant and compelling ad copy, implementation of testing plans, budget management and bid strategy optimisation
  • Work closely with Account Managers and Consultants to contribute strategy ideas to improve campaign performance in order to deliver results aligned with client goals
  • Independently manage your own time and task list effectively to complete set tasks on time
  • Create and update regular and ad hoc client reports and contribute to reporting commentary and analysis
  • Attend client meetings and calls, adding value as required
  • Work on advertising platforms including Google Ads, Microsoft Advertising, Yandex, Baidu and Yahoo Japan
  • Audit internal and prospective external accounts to identify areas for improvement and opportunities for growth
  • Keep abreast of industry news and developments, and share knowledge via internal training and workshop sessions to contribute to the company’s PPC offering
  • Help to develop new tools and procedures to assist with the management of PPC accounts

Why join us?

As a Search Labber, not only will you be joining a lovely friendly bunch of people. Below are some of our fantastic benefits:

  • Hybrid working
  • Flexitime (Core working hours between 10am-4pm)
  • 25 days starting holiday, increasing to 30 days through length of service
  • Holiday purchasing scheme
  • Birthday lie ins
  • £150 home office allowance
  • Tree planted for every new starter
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Family friendly policies – including enhanced maternity and paternity
  • Office games room and a stylish café space
  • Regular paid company socials
  • Free car parking and electric car charging points
  • Paid time off for volunteering/charity work
  • …and many more!

If you would like to be an integral part of our ongoing success story – we would love to hear from you. You can read honest and open reviews about Search Laboratory on Glassdoor and our Facebook page will give you a really good idea about what it’s like to work at the Lab.


We believe in equality of opportunity, and we want to attract and retain a diverse range of talent. Our goal is to have an inclusive culture where everyone can be themselves and reach their full potential. Contact our friendly recruitment team at [email protected] or on 0113 2121211 if you would like to find out more.

Reporting to: Head of PPC

Job Purpose: You will work with our clients within a specialist area of digital marketing called Pay-Per-Click advertising. You will work with a number of global and household brands and will be provided with the necessary training to become an expert within this area.

Salary Range: £20,000 - £22,000

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