Junior Google Ads Account Manager

Remuneration: negotiable basic salary

Location: Pretoria, Centurion

Job level: Junior/Mid

Type: Permanent

Reference: #SB_Google_Ads

Company: Starbright

We are looking for a Junior to Mid-level Google Ads campaign manager with a minimum of 2 years experience in managing Google Ads campaigns. The successful candidate will be working with a dynamic team, across various disciplines (SEO, Social Media, Web Design & Dev), to achieve optimum results for their clients’ accounts.

Your primary focus will be the day-to-day management of Google Ads campaigns and client relationships. This will involve working within the Google Ads platform, reviewing data on Google Analytics and Google Ads, and reporting on results to clients.

NB! Applicant must reside in Pretoria.

Duties and responsibilities

Strategic management and optimisation of Google Ads campaigns:
– Keyword research and optimisation
– Competitor analysis
– Ad copy creation
– PCC traffic and conversion analysis
– Bidding and campaign strategy changes
– Account planning and implementation
PPC campaign set-up:
– Search campaigns
– Display campaigns
– Remarketing campaigns
Daily monitoring of PPC activity and budgets
Full and in-depth reporting on account performance
Client relationship management
Compile campaign cost estimates and sales proposals
Administrative duties linked to the above (loading budgets, informing the accounts department of billing changes, etc.)

Skills and qualifications
2 years of Google Ads experience
Google Ads Certified (Search and Display is a must)
A basic understanding of how search engines rank pages
Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Google Analytics certification


Basic understanding of SEO and content
YouTube and Shopping certified
Experience with CMS systems such as WordPress, Drupal, or Joomla
Google Tag Manager Experience
Google Merchant Centre Experience
Photoshop Experience

Personal qualities:

A high level of energy
Quick learner
Team player
Ability to work under pressure
Organised and able to work at a fast pace
Strong communication skills

Please email your CV and cover letter to the email address below.

If you have not heard back from us within two weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.

Closing date 11 Mar
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