Search Trader - Cape Town

Do you come into work every day wanting to challenge yourself and be the best that you can be? Do you have the desire to learn, test and try new things? An award-winning digital marketing agency have an exciting job opportunity for an internet savvy individual with sound knowledge of the digital advertising industry to join their team in Cape Town as a Search Trader

The Search Trader in Cape Town will implement and optimize search advertising campaigns across various platforms. This job will also require you to do campaign optimization, analysis and reporting and also act as a technical contact between account managers, clients and creative agencies. You must therefore be able to communicate effectively and manage internal and external client expectations

Your key job responsibilities as the Search Trader in Cape Town will include:

- Pre-launch brief & strategy discussion
- Keyword research, client research, competitive landscape analysis
- Overall account creation & set up
- Ongoing optimization & strategic feedback
- Performance - Ensure campaign targets are met (e.g. CPA / ROAS)
- Client & Internal Reporting for both operational & invoicing purposes
- Training & Development

Requirements for this Search Trader job in Cape Town:

- Minimum of 2 year digital / campaign management experience
- Experience in running, implementing & managing Google AdWords, Yahoo, Bing Search campaigns
- Experience in implementing & managing Re-marketing & Shopping campaigns is advantageous
- Experience with setup and testing of tracking requirements of online campaigns
- Knowledge of PPC Search best practises and optimization techniques
- Excellent computer skills (MS Office essential – intermediate/advanced Excel)
- Internet savvy & passionate
- Highly organised with an eye for detail
- Able to work very accurately with numbers
- Able to work on own initiative, prioritise workload and juggle multiple tasks
- Excellent administrative, communication and time management skills
- Good command of both written and verbal English

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