Written by: Leonard Parker | Houston Marketing Opportunities | 23rd June
Paid Media Specialist (KS & MO Applicants Only)
LimeLight Marketing is hiring for a Paid Media Specialist. This role can work from the Pittsburg, KS office or remotely from home. Preferred locations include Pittsburg, KS, Springfield, MO, and the Kansas City area.
About LimeLight Marketing
LimeLight Marketing is a boutique digital marketing agency working with lifestyle ecommerce brands, manufacturers, and professional service companies. We are an outsourced marketing team for many of our clients. We specialize in strategic marketing plans and execution including branding, websites, digital advertising, and content marketing. Agency team members thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment where every single person makes an impact. There are no layers or political tape - we make decisions quickly, we give team members autonomy, and we have high expectations for ourselves. We measure performance in terms of results and we value results over actions. We’re small enough to feel like a family but large enough to have specialists who are the best at their craft. We’re growing and we are always looking for great talent to grow with us. Our office is located in a new downtown development in Pittsburg, KS and we serve clients across the USA.
About This Role
We are seeking a full-time Paid Media Specialist to take charge of paid search, programmatic display, and paid social campaigns for our clients in the online ecommerce, manufacturing, and professional services industries.
The ideal candidate for this position is extremely proficient in Google Adwords, Facebook Ads Manager, and LinkedIn ads, as well as key reporting and metrics sources like Google Analytics. They show a comprehensive understanding of how paid traffic is leveraged for conversions and ROI. This position also requires the ability to manage multiple tasks and clients at once with a high level of organization. Working in a technical environment with tasks, deadlines, campaigns, and reporting are essential skills. This is an ideal position for a candidate with experience in an agency environment.
You’ll collaborate daily with a team of engaged coworkers to bring concepts to life that help drive results that matter to our client. This includes a team of designers, developers, digital marketing specialists, and marketers.
To be successful in this position, you’ll be a self-starter, great at strategic thinking and communicating strategic ideas, tech-savvy, capable of delivering accurate and creative work, and have excellent time management and prioritization skills to consistently meet deadlines. If this is you, we would love to talk to you.
Who We WantA strategic digital marketer who aligns marketing strategies to business goals.Creative thinker with the innate ability to ask smart questions and think outside the box.A communication role model who excels in setting clear expectations, asking the right questions, and using strong communications to drive the desired results.A passionate marketer who lives, breathes, and dreams about digital marketing.Top performer who has been recognized as such in his/her previous careers.Dedicated achiever with an internal drive for consistently exceeding expectations.
About YouProficient in Google Ads, Facebook Ads, Linked In Ads, Google AnalyticsMust have 2-4 years in a related role, 5+ years is preferredAbility to build campaigns from scratch is requiredAbility to efficiently manage multiple projects simultaneously while working against tight deadlines.Experience with strategy and media buy in similar role is imperative.Ability to analyze and inform on critical campaign data and make recommendations.Ability to take and follow direction, receive feedback and then apply that feedback.Working with multiple client personalities and communicating effectively.Can effectively give and receive constructive criticism
What We OfferGroup health and dental insuranceA full benefits package offering include life insurance and other complementary optionsA strengths-based and performance-oriented cultureFlexible work environmentLeaders who support, position, empower and engage youOngoing learning and development opportunitiesBeautiful new office located downtown Pittsburg in The Foundry at Block22Competitive salary with benefits
LimeLight Marketing is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that celebrates, supports and promotes diversity and inclusion. We will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $65,000.00 - $70,000.00 per year
Benefits:401(k)401(k) matchingDental insuranceFlexible scheduleHealth insurancePaid time offParental leave
This role can work remote from home office. Our team has started to come back into the office following COVID. We have a hybrid team of people who work in our Pittsburg, KS office and people who work from home office.
Application Question(s):Do you live within a 3 hour drive of Pittsburg, KS (southeast KS)?
Experience:Marketing: 2 years (Required)
License/Certification:Google AdWords Certification (Required)