Type your keywords in the search box above

Senior PPC Role

Job Description: 

Job Description:

We are looking for an individual with significant experience running and optimising search PPC and display campaigns.  You will be joining a small team which is focused on running top level PPC campaigns for our exclusive group of large South African online brands. Our core values are simple, we provide the environment and workload level which ensures that you can excel at your work, grow your skills and provide the best possible experience for your clients.  We give our campaign managers a limited number of clients to ensure sufficient time for in-depth analysis and optimisation of each client’s strategy and performance. As an agency, we are focused only on PPC (Adwords and Facebook) and Google Web Analytics.   We believe in specialisation and would like all our team members to be experts in the field.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduate degree
  • Two to three+ years' experience in running medium to large scale search and display PPC campaigns
  • Account Management experience - must be good with clients
  • Up-to-date with international best practices and knowledge on search marketing industry
  • Proficient with Excel


  • Set up, manage and optimise PPC campaigns for the client portfolio, including search, display and YouTube marketing campaigns on Adwords and Facebook platforms
  • Account management, directly interact with client regarding their requirement
  • Perform keyword research and competitor analysis
  • Constantly work to meet client targets and conversion rates
  • Optimise key components once a campaign has launched
  • Offering best insight to clients to grow and optimise campaigns
  • Feedback on banner design and campaign messaging for best results
  • Provide PPC audits, analysis and recommendations in coordination with elements and structure of websites and web pages
  • Create detailed in-depth PPC campaign performance reports
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and changes with SEM, algorithm updates and changes to major search engine

Why come work for us?

  • You’ll become part of a small, fast-growing agency with large well-known clients.
  • We stand out from the crowd in that we do not overload our campaign managers, we believe in flat hierarchies and foster a creative working atmosphere of continual improvement and training.
  • We are professional, honest and passionate about our work. Our company culture is one of professionalism, continual learning, questioning and experimentation and a single-minded focus on excellent customer service.

Management experience is preferential.

Company description

Our client specialises in running search engine marketing campaigns, informative web analytics implementations/analysis and data-driven conversion optimisation. We are based in the southern suburbs and we support flexible working hours. The company is owned by 10-year PPC and Analytics veteran who was previously a Regional Trainer for Google.

Salary Market Related

To apply, please send your updated CV to apply@digipathrecruit.co.za

Please be advised that you will be contacted by Digipath Digital Recruitment within 14 days should we wish to proceed with your application.  Similarly, if you are not contacted by Digipath Digital Recruitment, please accept your application as unsuccessful.  Your CV will automatically be added to our database and we could be contacting you should a suitable position arise.


Cape Town, South Africa,


Digipath Digital Recruitment


No education

Job Category: 

Digital Marketing

Working Experience: 

1 to 5 years

Contract Type: 

Full Time



Salary Frequency: 


Job Reference #: