Search Marketing Manager

  • Up to £27,000 DOE
  • Folkestone, Kent
  • Sleeping Giant Media

Sleeping Giant Media is looking for someone to join this ever growing team of digital marketing GIANTS. If you’re passionate about all things online marketing, and want to bring enthusiasm to the role, you may well be the person we’re looking for.

The Client Services Team is made up of people from different walks of life, who all share the common goal of exceeding expectations for their clients. They are responsible for designing unique and highly technical strategies for their clients to achieve higher levels of engagement and ROI through search engine optimisation and paid search.

Supported by the Client Services Director, Head of Client Services, and Head of Data this group of people want to welcome a brand new Account Manager to the team who will lead and develop a portfolio of client accounts, while managing a team of like-minded GIANTS. The role will require a high level of experience in PPC advertising, Search Engine Optimisation, Outreach Strategy and Social Media, as well as overall marketing strategy and account development. The successful applicant will be expected to take ownership of client’s accounts whilst proactively working with them and the specialist teams within Sleeping Giant Media to achieve the client’s online objectives.

Client facing skills are essential and the role will require the applicant to be responsible for and take ownership of a number of high value accounts.We want you to come into the team raring to go, and to constantly develop - pushing yourself, the team, and the business to greater levels of customer satisfaction through dedication to the role.

The company itself celebrated its 10 Year Anniversary in 2018, and we think that success is because all of our Giants are Heroes. If you join us, you’ll have to be too! The only way to know this is if you wear CAPES. That is, if you are a Communicator, Accountable, Positive, Effective, and Self-Aware. To celebrate our Heroes, we make sure our Giants are well taken care of. Aside from (in a Covid-free world) the free drinks and snacks, bar, and all round entertainment options, our Giants can also expect a healthcare cashplan, shopping rewards and discounts, unlimited holiday policy, flexible working options, support with health and wellbeing, and a fair bit more. We want to make our team Giant in every way possible, so will recognise achievements not only through these benefits, but through serious opportunities for learning and progression. What are you waiting for?


● Excellent attention to detail

● Excellent communication skills

● Both written and spoken English to a high standard

● Extensive knowledge of PPC, SEO & Social

● Strong analytical skills

● An excellent grasp of mathematics and basic statistics

● Excellent interpersonal skills

● Ability to present to senior stakeholders

● A keen ability to problem solve and find solutions

● Prioritisation, time and workload management

● Evidenced passion for digital marketing essential

● Google Adwords Professional Certified

● Experience of managing a team desirable

● Use of SEO diagnostics & outreach tools

● Use of social management tools desirable


Up to £27,000 DOE

Healthcare Cash Plan

Discounts and Shopping Rewards

Employee Assistance Programme

Health and Wellbeing Offerings

Weekly Training, conferences, external training

Monthly Team Lunches

Social days & nights out

Unlimited Holiday Policy

Working Flexibly Policy

We are proud to welcome potential Giants from all walks of life, so if there’s something you need from our recruitment process to make it possible for you to undertake it, just let us know!

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