PPC Executive

4 days left

London (City of), London (Greater)
26 May 2017
01 Jun 2017
Contract Type

American Express is a global service company, providing customers with exceptional access to products and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.


Each day, we make it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services, enabling them to do and achieve more.


We’re committed to becoming the world’s most respected service brand and daily deliver extraordinary service to our customers, constantly reinventing our ways of working to ensure we offer rich rewards that redefine expectations for our clients and ourselves.



To implement a programme of marketing activity to ensure AmEx maximizes net income through Pay - per - click (PPC) across international through implementing the roll-out of Marin and future bid management and tracking technology to all international markets


Principal accountabilities:


  • Manage PPC campaigns for EMEA international markets, against targets, maximizing net income delivered through the channel
  • Use Marin bid management software to centrally manage PPC campaigns for several markets and ensure that tracking is set up correctly
  • Work with senior digital acquisition manager and the search analytics team to create and implement data-led strategies for the international markets that deliver against the marketing plans
  • Collate and distribute information for internal reporting on PPC activity
  • Present strategies and plans to internal stakeholders in the markets and other central teams
  • Monitor internal and external digital trends and technologies to continually improve the programme and maintain competitive advantage
  • Work with the search analytics team on “test and learn” activities to innovate and establish best practices for the PPC activity across the international markets








Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Qualifications   Required skills:


  • Passion for digital marketing and PPC in particular
  • Strong understanding of other digital marketing media
  • Fluent in English - Desired Further Languages: Spanish, Dutch, French, Finnish
  • Experience and proven track record of successfully managing PPC campaigns across Google, Yahoo/Bing
  • A self-starter who owns their business, is able to multi-task and prioritize work in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail-oriented with solid organizational and time management skills
  • Track record of delivery against goals
  • Experience of managing stakeholders in a matrix environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including presenting to peers and senior management Desirable
  • Experience managing international PPC campaigns (ideally EMEA)


We place great importance on doing what is right, what is best and what is innovative. And we continue seeking people to champion these values and beliefs as we grow. The world’s a big place, filled with big ideas and amazing people. And we want the best of them here at American Express. We’re interested in where you came from, but we’re even more excited about where you will go with American Express.



To complete your application please click on the links below. However, if you require any assistance with the completion of this process – or need any reasonable adjustments to be made – then please contact the Recruitment Team on recruitment.support.uk@aexp.com or 00800 83 000038 (for Russia based candidates 810 800 83 000038).


ReqID: 17005350
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time