Agency Search Specialist

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 43000 - £ 53000 / Year
  • Category
    Marketing & Advertising - Advertising
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Marketing and Advertising
  • External Reference

Position Description

Role: Agency Search Specialist

Duration: 12 Months

Location: London

Salary: £43-53k + benefits

Bonus: Company Plan

The Agency Search Acceleration Program aims to drive media and tech growth for Global Search Engine and Agencies, through sustainable and transformational "Operational Excellence" agency practices. The program aims to improve the agency's performance media strategy and capabilities.


  • Manage the pilot agency as a full-time strategist

  • Drive and own the holistic Global Search Engine lead Automation Strategy within the agency. Be the Automation evangelist to drive adoption of AW & SA360 automation features, enable automation of customer reporting and drive workflow efficiencies within the agencies

  • Work with Global Search Engine sales and support ecosystem to develop compelling, integrated, research-based insights and narratives to enhance Global Search Engine's ability to meet agency automation objectives

  • Utilize insight and measurement tools to add relevant, trustworthy data to agency presentations and proposals

  • Become the change agent within the agency to drive search maturity.

What makes this job unique at Global Search Engine

Being an Agency Strategist at Global Search Engine, you will own the Agency Operational Excellence strategy. You will need to drive automation in reporting and excellence in AW & SA360 through upskilling, consulting and activating new automation products and features for the agency to drive performance and time-saving.

You will work with the Global Search Engine and partner teams to develop compelling pitches backed with insights and data and using your exceptional business and communication skills translate those into action to help our Agency(s) automation objectives.

You'll spend your time exploring available opportunities and use your critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills to influence and drive thoughtful and well-informed decision making.



  • BA/BS or equivalent or equivalent practical experience

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Global Search Engine AdWords/ SA360 and must be AdWords certified

  • Experience with pitching digital solutions

  • High degree of proactivity and ownership of accounts, deliverables and KPIs - self-starter and self-driven attitude

  • Experience analyzing large and complex data sets, with the ability to convert them into strategic insights tied to recommendations

  • Experience in handling analytics/narration tools like sheets, slides, tableau, data studio, etc.

  • Experience of managing stakeholders by building strong working relationship and becoming a trusted partner to them


  • Experience with technical aspects of digital and programmatic advertising and experience working with product teams on scalable business solutions

  • Proven experience creating and sharing "best practice" solutions to inculcate a culture of learning and having impact at scale

  • Proficiency in basic SQL

  • Ability to understand and conduct basic data analysis and forecasting

  • Understanding of how scripts and APIs empower search and the willingness to learn or proficiency in scripting languages (e.g. Javascript, Appscript, R, Python)

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Please apply with your CV to: Paola Alarcon