Paid Media Specialist – Cape Town

Black Pen Recruitment
  • Post Date: May 30, 2019
Job Overview

Our Client, one of the UK’s market leaders in Digital Marketing, is currently looking for a Paid Media Specialists for their office in Cape Town.

In this role you would work closely with the Senior Account Manager and Senior Paid Media Specialist for daily optimisation, pacing, reporting and providing insights and direction for the accounts they manage.

If you have solid experience in Managing Paid Media Accounts, you love to work in teams to reach your companies goals and you wish to broaden your horizon in a young & dynamic company – then this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Salary: Market related salary


  • Experience in Managing Paid Media Account
  • Aptitude for Paid Media industry
  • Experience in Search, Display and Social Media
  • Experience in DoubleClick advantageous
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent knowledge of different paid platforms
  • Strong communication, negotiation and presentation skills
  • Proficient in MSOffice and relevant computer systems
  • Possessing business acumen
  • Ability to focus on details
  • Well-versed in Paid Media topics

Key responsibilities:

  • Creates strategies, implementing and building out campaigns with optimization
  • Reporting with insights and recommendations specifically on how these paid media campaigns have run and what we did to get these performances
  • Reach clients’ business targets and goals
  • Set up paid media campaigns from
  • Responsible to produce results and competitive analysis (monthly & weekly)
  • Optimise accounts to meet client KPIs and objectives
  • Present strategies, reports, and other campaign insights to clients
  • Create strategies with input from Account Managers
  • Usage of campaign management tools such as Google Analytics, Omniture, Google Insights
  • Support Account Managers and Senior Account Managers in delivering effective client service
  • Liaise with relevant departments to deliver effective Account Management
  • Ensuring that CEs are created and sent to client with appropriate follow up
  • Improve knowledge of client business to ensure greater appreciation of Search and Display delivery in the overall mix

If this position suits you, please send your CV and motivation letter to:

We’re looking forward to hearing from you soon!


Job Detail
  • Experience2 Years
  • Visa RequirementSouth African ID