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Paid Search Assistant

Date: 03-Feb-2023

Location: Sydney (Macquarie Park HQ), Australia

Company: Singtel Group


We’re on the hunt for two Paid Search Assistants to join our Digital Marketing team!


About the role

Your role as a Paid Search Assistant will be to contribute to the Digital Marketing teams vision in becoming a world-class powerhouse media buying team who are always pushing boundaries and at the cutting edge of ad-tech. The growing in-house team of SEM, Affiliates, Social and Programmatic specialists are embedded in an award-winning Marketing team (Mumbrella 2020 – Marketing Team of the Year).


Your will be responsible for assisting the account management team with the day-to-day operations of reporting and optimisation across Search. Key responsibilities in this role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting and optimise Search Engine Marketing activities
  • Monitor performance and implement campaigns.
  • Reporting campaign success against Digital KPIs (traffic, leads and sales targets).
  • Working closely with Marketing colleagues across teams in Digital, Product, Communications, and external parties; to deliver results against the overarching Digital Marketing strategy.


This role provides a unique opportunity to grow your career into a well-rounded digital marketer, embracing an inclusive culture of team players and go-getters whilst having fun at the heart of the team who have a Media Agency vibe with all the benefits of being client slide!


About you

This role will suit a logical thinker who prides themselves on their willingness to go beyond what is expected and take initiative to drive channel performance. You’ll bring a solution mindset to deliver on a variety of business challenges; to work across functions engaging stakeholders to deliver key programs of activity. You’d have great attention to detail and strong organisational skills, with a passion for driving great experiences and communications. Additionally, you’ll bring to the role:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Business, Marketing, Commerce and/or relevant analytical discipline.
  • AdWords / Bing certifications.
  • Knowledge or previous experience in a similar advertising/media similar role is highly desired.
  • Understanding of Digital Marketing concepts, language and objectives.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to identify patterns and insights to inform optimisation decisions.
  • Skilled in Excel, highly advantageous.
  • Ability to think laterally, adapt to change and work to deadlines.


So, why Optus?


Our vision is to be Australia's most loved everyday brand with lasting customer relationships. By creating unique customer connections, being digital everywhere and delivered by our amazing people.


Every role at Optus helps us to achieve our vision. We believe in the value of an inclusive and diverse workforce for our people to build stronger connections within our teams, with our customers and fuel innovation.


We're a highly collaborative workplace, and offer a range of perks such as:

  • Discounts to Optus products and services, and to over 400 retailers Australia wide
  • Ongoing training, mentoring and development opportunities
  • Access to amazing events
  • Hybrid ways of working


To find out more about our culture at Optus, go behind the scenes with our people by searching #OptusLife on LinkedIn.


It starts with Yes!



Please no recruitment agencies, we’ll be managing this role in-house. Any resumes submitted outside of our process will be deemed the sole property of Optus.


As a provider of essential services across Australia, Optus has a critical role in the community through keeping our customers connected to the people they love and the things that matter. It is also our priority to ensure we provide our amazing people and our customers with a healthy and safe workplace environment. In light of the significant risks posed by COVID-19, Optus expects all workers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and will require vaccination for certain roles as well as access to Optus workplaces. Please speak to us if you have any questions about this policy or how it impacts you, including any concerns you might have about meeting this requirement.