SEM Manager Job Description - Example Job Description

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SEM Manager Job Description:

The SEM Manager will be responsible for developing, implementing, and managing search engine marketing (SEM) campaigns for our company. The role requires a strong understanding of SEM platforms, including Google Ads and Bing Ads, as well as experience with website analytics and conversion rate optimization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute SEM campaigns to drive leads, sales, and other key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Continuously monitor and optimize campaigns to ensure maximum ROI
  • Conduct in-depth keyword research and analysis to identify new opportunities
  • Create compelling ad copy and landing pages to improve conversion rates
  • Use website analytics to track and report on campaign performance
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest SEM trends and best practices
  • Collaborate with other teams, such as the marketing and sales teams, to align SEM efforts with overall business goals


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in SEM advertising, with a proven track record of success
  • Strong understanding of Google Ads and Bing Ads, as well as other SEM platforms
  • Experience with website analytics and conversion rate optimization
  • Excellent communication and project management skills
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to make data-driven decisions
  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, advertising, or a related field

The SEM Manager will work closely with other members of the marketing team to develop and execute effective SEM campaigns that drive results for the company. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with a passion for SEM advertising and a strong understanding of the latest trends and best practices in the field.



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