Head of Search Marketing (SEM)

£60000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance, bonus and benefits
24 Oct 2013
21 Nov 2013
Charlie Allen
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is one of the UK's biggest success stories who own some of the best known travel & leisure brands in the market. Committed to delivering exceptional quality and service to customers and with a clear strategic direction they are looking to hire a talented Head of Search Marketing (SEM) in order drive increased traffic, revenue and sales.

The Head of Search Marketing (SEM) will:

  • Create, forecast and execute SEO and PPC strategies
  • Control a multi-million pound budget, allocating resource where necessary
  • Manage all aspects of SEM campaigns with the help of agencies and internal resources
  • Create systems and processes that deliver step level changes in performance
  • Measure and analyse programme results
  • Continually optimise SEM performance
  • Work closely with search engines (Google,Bing,Yahoo!) to understand their road maps and assess opportunities.
  • Communicate performance and status to the board and senior stakeholders

We're looking for a Head of Search Marketing (SEM) with experience ideally gained in the retail, travel or multi-channel sectors and who want to be at the forefront of the digital market. To be successful in this role the Head of Search Marketing will have experience of managing significant multi-million pound budgets and have a deep knowledge of both paid and natural search. They will also be extremely analytical and demonstrate the credibility and gravitas to operate at a very senior level and manage senior stakeholders.

Position: Head of Search Marketing (SEM)
Salary: £60-75k + car allowance, Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Location: Home Counties
Contract: Permanent
Contact: Charlie Allen
Reference: 881852
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