Paid Media Executive - Friday Media Group

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 23/07/2019

The Company

Friday Media Group is a family-run enterprise based in West Sussex. We have been around since 1974, so we know a thing or two about marketing! We operate and excel in classified; retail; recruitment and web services sectors. You may be familiar with our headline brand - Friday-Ad. We are growing fast, and entering a new and exciting stage of development, so it’s a great time to join us. We are expanding in the UK and internationally, and currently operate from offices in Brighton, Preston, Pembroke, Miami, Bangalore and Barcelona.

Job Description:

The Role

We are looking for somebody with experience in PPC to join our dedicated Paid Media Team. Ideally, we are looking to hire somebody who has worked on Search and Display campaigns, with Social ads desirable. We are looking to expand our Paid Media team, for somebody to come in to manage PPC accounts for many of the businesses within our group portfolio. For this role, we would want someone who are optimise campaigns based on a number of different KPI’s. We want somebody who is passionate about their field, shares knowledge and wants to grow.

Reporting to the Paid Media Team Leader - we can offer extensive training and development to ensure that you grow in your role. We have scope to develop in the team, so we are looking for somebody who is ambitious and willing to learn.

Skills Range:


  • 1-3 in Paid search experience, primarily on Google.
  • Google Ads Certified.
  • Some experience with display advertising.
  • Exemplary spreadsheet skills (Excel, Sheets).
  • Strong communication skills.
  • A mix of creative and logical approach.


  • A degree level qualification in business or marketing.
  • Experience with a range of verticals and budgets.
  • A well rounded understanding of other marketing channels.
  • A strong range of software knowledge.
  • Paid social experience, primarily on Facebook and Instagram.
Person Specification:

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Effective day to day management of the paid search accounts within our business portfolio.
  • Working with other areas of the business to grow our PPC campaigns and align to business objectives.
  • Creative brief, set-up and management of display campaigns.
  • Managing the relationship with our advertising partners.
  • Monthly reporting to internal stakeholders.
  • Expansion and growth of key business areas through paid media as a channel.
  • Taking a steer on your own personal development, with our support and guidance.
Salary: £18,000-£20,000
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

What Friday Media Group Will Offer You:

  • Tailored personal development
  • Huge opportunity for progression in the role
  • 2pm finish every Friday
  • 25 days holiday
  • A vibrant, relaxed and non corporate working environment
  • Free use of on-site gym
  • Holiday accommodation in both Wales and Spain
  • Free fruit
  • Opportunity to work alongside highly talented digital marketing professionals
  • Company Pension scheme

No agencies please

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