Head of Paid Search

About Us

[email protected] was launched in January 2006 as the media planning and buying arm of the Ogilvy Group. Services include Paid Search, SEO, Display, Social Media, Affiliate Marketing, DRTV, Radio and Print. With 35 offices worldwide and 700 employees, we are one of the largest digital media networks in the world.

[email protected] is innovative and exciting. The team is vibrant and friendly. The client relationships are some of the longest standing in the industry and require a meticulous and professional attitude and approach.


Job Purpose:

The primary roles of the Head of Paid Search are:

  • Works directly with Business client leads to manage their search media activities
  • Bring best-practice performance strategies, to ensure our clients are maximizing the value of their digital search media investments
  • Key role in agency development – new business pitches, development of capabilities, and development of our people

Clients/Key Contacts:

  • Direct report to clients on performance through paid search

Principle Accountabilities / Responsibilities:

  • Manage major network clients, overseeing paid search media channels, including Programmatic Search
  • Build and maintain senior client lead relationships
  • Grow client revenues and balance resources to grow talented teams profitably
  • Harness the Neo network to ensure we build the highly impactful and effective media solutions alongside benefiting from the excellence of our extended team

Foster Strong Client and Agency Relationships:

  • Partner with Neo account leads on all aspects of client service.
  • Build trusting, collaborative relationships with teams across all disciplines
  • Stay on top of business operational and resource concerns to head off issues

Key Qualifications:

  • Relevant and extensive paid search media planning experience with recent high level clients
  • Expert knowledge of Programmatic search, bidding tools, analytics, data and other performance channels
  • Demonstrable experience in managing blue-chip client Paid search accounts
  • Demonstrable experience in managing and delivering complex digital strategies
  • Excellent presentation and facilitation skills
  • Resourceful, with proven problem-solving skills
  • Experienced in Paid Search New Business Pitches Removal Date 21-Nov-2017

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