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Paid Search Lead



Marketing & Communications
Multiple locations
Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2024

At 8x8 Inc. [Nasdaq:EGHT] we put communications at the heart of our business and build technology that allows people to connect anytime, anywhere they are in the world, and on any device. XCaaS - the 8x8 Experience Communications Platform - brings together Employee and Customer Experience, enabling hybrid workforces across the globe to connect, collaborate, and delight customers, while providing businesses with real-time communications analytics, intelligence and unique insights.

Learn more on our company website at www.8x8.com follow our pages on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

We are looking for a Paid Search Lead with a strong background in PPC, particularly in the B2B SaaS vertical, to drive our growth marketing efforts and contribute to our growth trajectory. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in fast-growth businesses, with a proven track record of successfully managing Paid Search Regionally and Globally.

This is a fixed term contract (12 months).

What you’ll do at 8x8:

  • Contribute to our Paid Digital Media strategy, budget, execution, and performance to drive qualified opportunities inbound.

  • Manage and optimize PPC campaigns across various platforms, including Google Ads, Bing Ads, and other relevant channels.

  • Drive and own the Paid Search testing roadmap, incrementally testing to continuously improve our campaign efficiency and ROI.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Demand Gen, Marketing, Sales, Analytics, Marketing Ops, and Web team to align PPC efforts with overall business goals and objectives.

  • Leverage 6Sense insights and data analysis to gain a deeper understanding of prospect behavior, preferences, and journey stage whilst aligning with our ABM strategy to target in-market prospects ready to speak to Sales.

  • Monitor and report on KPIs to track campaign performance and effectiveness. Analyze campaign data and metrics to identify insights, trends, and opportunities for optimization.

  • Provide regular and effective updates and insights to key stakeholders on the performance of PPC campaigns and recommend actionable strategies for improvement.

  • Good experience in wider PPC technology stacks and tools, including Google Tech Stack & Smart bidding.

  • Maintain optimal paid digital account structures

  • Work collaboratively with Product Marketing team, creative and development teams to create high converting landing pages for paid media

  • Stay abreast of paid search trends, best practices, and emerging technologies in performance marketing, and experiment and incorporate them into our strategy to gain competitive advantages.

What you bring to the team:

  • 5+ years of experience in B2B Paid Social across Google Ads and Bing Ads. preferably SaaS

  • Substantial experience in paid social, Meta, LinkedIn and/ or display advertising, ideally in a global SaaS environment

  • Experience targeting different B2B segment and/ or B2B Enterprise audience

  • Analytical by default; strong data literacy and familiarity with data visualisation tooling like GA4, Salesforce and Tableau.

  • Proficient in leveraging 6Sense Marketing Suite capabilities.

  • Proven track record of driving sustainable growth, scaling channels, and generating qualified leads through Paid Social campaigns, with a strong understanding of B2B full funnel omnichannel marketing strategies and tactics.

  • Proficient analytical skills and data-driven mindset, with experience in analyzing campaign performance data, conducting A/B testing, incrementally testing, and optimizing campaigns to maximize ROI.

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders, skilled in sharing insights with audiences of different seniority and levels of marketing knowledge.

  • Experience with other digital advertising channels, such as Paid Search, Affiliate, and YouTube Ads, is a plus.

  • Initiative and desire to pursue growth and success, always eager to learn and share, obsessed with data and testing, proficient with BI and analytics tools. Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and adapt to changing priorities.

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business, Mathematics, or related field is preferred.

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