We are Argos, the UK’s leading multi-channel retailer. So, whether you’re shopping online, from our smart phone app or popping into one of over 840 stores across the UK you’ll probably know that the service, value and variety we offer our customers is awesome - and the same goes for a career at Argos too!
Right now, our outstanding digital marketing team is on the hunt for a Paid Search executive to support the execution of paid search marketing, incorporating primarily PPC (Pay Per Click) and PLAs (Product Listing Ads) as well as new and emerging areas to maximize search coverage, online traffic and profitable sales for argos.co.uk.
As you would expect from a business that moves at the pace Argos does, no two days tend to be the same, however, some of your day to day tasks will include...
To support the Paid Search Campaign Manager in implementing a paid search marketing plan that maximizes coverage, traffic and sales via the Search channel. The plan should be delivered in parallel with the overarching longer term Search Marketing plan and the wider marketing business.
To support and manage the migration of campaigns operated in house, in line with the Paid Search development strategy.
To optimise and maintain campaigns operated in house, ensuring that all campaigns are kept up to date and relevant at all times, maximising sales opportunities.
To support the on-going development of bid management technologies and solutions used in the management of Paid Search campaigns.
To work closely with the agency and technology partners to ensure that all campaigns are kept up to date and relevant at all times, maximising sales opportunities.
To develop relationships across the business, to raise the profile of the channel and ensure that all campaigns are kept up to date and relevant at all times
Support the continuous development of the channel through rolling out new campaigns, testing, trialing new search engine features and careful audit work.
Support the maximisation of profitable sales opportunities from Paid Search marketing activity through weekly & monthly reporting analysis and regular reviews that will help shape the Paid Search strategy.
Collate insights within the Paid Search marketing arena from a variety of data sources and analytics tools, which will enable us to share with the wider digital marketing channels.
Now we appreciate that everyone is looking for “passionate” employees, but for us, we really mean it! So if you have a genuine passion for digital marketing and have experience that fits in with the above, then hit the apply button, 'cus we want to hear from you!
If the prospect of working for the UK’s best retailer (yes, we’re biased but we don’t care) isn’t enough, we’ll even pay you for the pleasure! As well as a competitive salary, our company benefits include, 24 days holiday, save as you earn, discretionary annual bonus, private medical insurance and company pension scheme, you will work in an exciting environment with the potential to develop your skills for a career that fits with your own aspirations.