We are looking for a Head of Paid Media to successfully shape the growth of the Search, Display and the Design teams and where there is scope, to make a genuine and tangible impact on the business.
As the Head of Paid Media, you will be responsible for the following:
Responsible and accountable for leading a team of Search, Display and Design Professionals.
Monitor and report on tracked hours for each department monthly.
Accountable for performance of campaigns across Search, Display, Social & Direct Buy channels (review and sign off each campaign strategy)
Accountable for P&L and forecasting - provide forecast and recruitment plans for each department.
Communicate clear recommendations and results to key stakeholders internally and client-side.
Manage internal resources efficiently to deliver professional results in a timely manner.
Responsible for developing and nurturing the Search, Display and Design talent within the agency.
Ensure a training plan is setup and updated for each department quarterly to ensure growth and development takes place.
Ensure staff feel appropriately tasked and challenged including rotation between clients as and when required.
Be involved in every review and objective setting session for each team member reporting directly to the Head of Paid Media.
Build and maintain strong relationships with clients and sub-ordinates.
Staying at the forefront of Paid Media knowledge, by keeping up to date with industry news, developments and best practices.
Maintain clear project plans and report on progress.
Reports to the Digital Operations Director
Preferred Start Date: 8 January / 1 February 2018
If you feel you meet the requirements listed above and would like to make us aware of your interest in joining this very cool business – please send your CV to Angela Lopes, email@example.com
Please include your salary expectations and notice period.
*Note that if you haven’t heard back from us within two weeks of applying, please consider your application unsuccessful.
Sprout Performance is a South African performance media buying agency run by young, bright, career-driven individuals who excel in their field of expertise. An impressive client list featuring prominent local e-Commerce brands and established Financial Services Institutions together with a progressive approach of transparent performance media buying strategies has made Sprout Performance the local frontrunner in the industry.
In a nutshell: several high-end e-Commerce brands are coming on board and Sprout Performance is looking to grow our Search team. We are hiring ambitious individuals who want to shoot the lights out to ensure clients are well looked after.
Leadership and personality management is essential in this role with 5+ years’ experience in digital marketing/performance marketing and team management.
Proven experience in leading teams.
Degree or diploma in Digital Marketing / Marketing or similar.
Strong Team Management skills.
Experience in presenting and engaging with C-level clients.