Senior Paid Search Planner Buyer - Sony PlayStation

Performance London, England


Position at Mediacom

The team & the role


We are the MediaCom International search & biddable team, consisting of approx. 45 people, working on a mix of blue chip clients including:  Shell, American Airlines, Brand USA, GSK, Sony & Bose. 


We are looking for the new Senior Planner to come and join the growing Sony PlayStation paid search team based in London.


Key highlights of this role, the team and the client:

1.       It sits within a great team; with 5 other team members from international backgrounds currently servicing PlayStation

2.       It’s a role within the gaming industry, with a global remit, offering the opportunity to work on one of the world’s largest gaming company

3.       It’s data-driven and analytical, meaning it will suit someone who loves analysing numbers and working with large data sets

4.       It has ample scope to be proactive, because we love entrepreneurial people who bring us their own ideas

5.       It’s busy but it’s a lot of fun too; we work hard, but we also don’t forget to enjoy a coffee run together or an evening at the pub

The candidate


The ideal search & biddable Senior Planner will:

·         Have an advanced understanding of paid search, and a basic understanding of other digital marketing principles

·         Be numerate and analytical, as well as administratively competent with strong attention to detail

·         Be confident with clients

·         Be efficient with their time and effective with their output

·         Be ready to teach pad search techniques to junior members of the team

·         Have a winning mentality, striving to exceed expectations

·         Have excellent written & verbal English language skills/grammar


In return, MediaCom will offer the candidate the opportunity to:

·         Learn advanced paid search techniques, innovation, and automation, as well as other digital principles with line manager & rest of the team

·         Be trained in additional areas: hard skills (AdWords, Marin, Doubleclick, Excel, etc.) as well as soft skills (how to communicate with clients, improving presentation style and storytelling, etc.)

·         Increase their knowledge base on the gaming vertical

·         Although this role doesn’t have any direct reports, the Senior Planner will be able to start delegating some tasks and teach/mentor junior team members

·         Build a career at MediaCom – we are long-term focused and reward great performance

More About Working for MediaCom:  People First, Better Results


Here at MediaCom, we know that our people are our greatest asset in making us the UK’s leading agency and so we make sure our employees are rewarded and looked after in terms of career growth, social life and personal welfare

The MediaCom network comprises 4,600 people working in 113 offices in 89 countries and we are proud to call some of the world's most successful brands as clients, including American Airlines, Shell, Sony, Bose, GSK, Brand USA, Allianz, TOMS.

Despite our growth over the years we work hard at retaining our creative and inclusive approach and aspire to our five pillars in every aspect of their work: Creativity, New Business, Citizenship, Bravery and Loving our Clients.


We have our very own on-site bar, an events programme including BBQs and drinks on the rooftop terrace, sports and social clubs, a range of staff discounts and on-site services including health screenings, financial management workshops, manicures and massages.


We believe that by putting our People First, we deliver Better Results for our clients and create a great place for everyone to enjoy their work.


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