Paid Advertising Executive

Lightbulb Media

Manchester, England, United Kingdom

Full time

£24-28k (annually)


Sep 6

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We’re looking for a talented Paid Advertising Executive to join us at Lightbulb Media.

We pride ourselves on getting strong returns for our wide range of B2C & B2B clients, so this would suit someone who's comfortable working across multiple sectors, and capable of hitting ambitious revenue targets.

This role is a pivotal one in our business, and would be ideal for someone who has the skill and ambition to build, develop, and lead a PPC department within the next 2-3 years. Progression is really fast here. If you can consistently produce the goods, you'll grow quickly.

I know everyone says this, but our approach is a bit different to other agencies. To get a better idea of who we are and how we operate, feel free check out our website (

Anyway, back to the role...

On a day-to-day basis you’ll be involved in:

·     Ideation, creation and management of Paid Social campaigns across Facebook, Instagram & LinkedIn. Includes designing and testing various content mediums, and campaign/budget optimisation to meet pre-determined KPIs and deadlines.

·     Ideation, creation and management of Paid Search, Video, Display & Shopping campaigns across Google & Bing. Includes tasks such as landing page testing, bid optimisation, audience targeting, and device-level optimisation.

·     Consistently A/B testing ad formats, copy, assets and strategies to produce the best possible returns for clients.

·     Analysing data and providing performance insights and strategic recommendations to the Director.

·     Creating and presenting client performance reports and insights using tools such as Google Analytics, DashThis, Ads Manager and Sprout Social.

What we’d like you to have:

  • At least 2 years’ experience managing paid advertising campaigns across Facebook & Google, with evidence of results.
  • Strong copywriting skills.
  • Highly analytical approach to optimise campaigns based on performance data.
  • Google Ads Certification (preferred but not essential).
  • Google Analytics Certification (preferred but not essential).

What you’ll get:

  • £24,000-£28,000 p/a (dependent on experience)
  • Fully serviced, city centre dog-friendly office
  • Flexible working
  • 30 days' holiday & Bank Hols & Birthday off
  • Annual personal development fund
  • Regular team socials
  • LinkedIn personal brand coaching

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