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PPC Manager

Are you a PPC/Paid Search executive looking for bigger challenges in a dynamic tech-driven mature startup?

Are you a Paid Search Specialist working on the agency side who wants to step up your game by taking full control of the account and move in-house?

Are you an experienced Paid Search guru who wants to expand your knowledge in other digital channels while honing your current skills?

If any of the above describes you, then we might have an excellent role for you. helps homeowners find reliable tradespeople through the power of online reviews. We’re a market leader in the UK and are part of IAC, a well known New York based internet group (Vimeo,, Tinder, HomeAdvisor, etc.) As a business, we value creative thinking and welcome people with the skills to challenge conventional wisdom. We are a group of hard-working, friendly and sociable people who have a genuine passion for what we do and the real problems that MyBuilder is solving.

We strongly believe that great results depend on having the right mix of people, all pulling in the same direction. MyBuilder’s Marketing team made up of ex-journalists, paid and organic media professionals (one of them might be you), brand experts and even a world-class photojournalist. While we’ve all come to MyBuilder with vastly different experiences we all believe in one truth: if a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing well.

The role:

We are looking for the PPC Manager to join our Acquisition Team. This role is crucial for the success of our business. You will be responsible for leading and driving the growth of our biggest acquisition channel - Paid Search, as well as helping with the strategy and management of other channels (Paid Social, Display, Video, SEO) on an ad-hoc basis. Currently, we operate complex, high spend accounts on both sides of the marketplace (Homeowners and Tradespeople), with Smart Bidding and location targeting at the heart of them.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be our PPC guru - own Paid Search as a channel through the continuous build-out and optimisation of our accounts to maximise performance and growth.
  • Own the testing and optimising plan for paid search, paid social and other channels (if necessary) running regular A/B tests and presenting your learnings and recommendations to senior management.
  • Report on performance, results and budgets to senior managers providing key insights and recommendations that can benefit the business.
  • Support content team on SEO and content research (keyword planning, tracking and reporting).
  • Support Paid Social, Display & Video campaigns development, strategy and cross channel alignment.

Who you are:

You are someone who has managed (hands-on) large complex paid search accounts, with location as an important dynamic. You enjoy spending your time in Google Ads, planning and implementing campaign restructures, experiments, ad copy testing and hunting down the last 1% of ROI improvement.

You are high energy, inquisitive and have a constant desire to learn new things and know about how things work. You have a passion for all things digital.You have a passion to learn and love working in a team.

What you will bring – essential skills and experience:

  • Best in class understanding of Paid Search including Audiences, Smart bidding, Day Parting, Ad Rotation, Bid Optimisation, Location targeting & Audience profiling.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of different PPC ad formats, AdWords features.
  • Exceptional analytical skills to create reports working with large data sets and explain the performance and action plans to a wider audience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • High energy, sense of humour, friendly/outgoing, team player.

Why you’ll enjoy working at MyBuilder

We offer all our employees the option to work remotely, in the office or hybrid. Whichever option you choose, we’ll give you a laptop with all the kit you need to work effectively. You’ll also get to spend quality time with your colleagues and meet your manager 1:1 on monthly office days.

We’ll also add:

  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays) + 1 extra day for every year of service
  • 5% employer pension contribution
  • Comprehensive private medical insurance with AXA
  • Routine treatments health cash plan
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Flexible hybrid and remote working options
  • Travel allowance for office and hybrid team members
  • Subsidised office lunch
  • Annual personal development grant + days off
  • Generous new hire referral bonus

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How to apply

We have filled this role and are not currently looking. However you are welcome to send in your CV for us to keep on file.

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About the Marketing Team

Like any team, great results depend on having the right mix of people, all pulling in the same direction. We’re made up of ex-journalists, PPC pros, events experts and even a world-class photojournalist. While we’ve all come to MyBuilder with vastly different experiences, there’s one thing we all believe in - and it’s fast becoming the unifying brand truth behind our marketing: if a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing well.
If you want to learn more, visit the marketing team page.

Our London Office

Our London office is in the heart of Dickensian Clerkenwell, a short hop from Farringdon station amid some of the best pubs, restaurants and coffee shops in London. Exmouth Market is on our doorstep, but if you just want to hang out in the office, that’s fine too - we have two floors stuffed with high-end tech, an espresso machine, fridges packed with snacks and drinks, and lots of games to play.

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