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Paid Media Manager

Directive Consulting is the performance marketing agency for SaaS and Tech companies. We use Customer Generation (a marketing methodology developed by us) which focuses on SQLs and Customers instead of traditional metrics like MQLs. We offer Paid Media, SEO, Performance Creative, and Video to our clients by creating comprehensive digital marketing strategies that allow our clients to hit their SQL targets, every time.

About The Role

We are launching an exciting new performance marketing offering for our customers at Directive, and seeking a talented marketing strategist to lead the accounts. In this role, you will be client-facing (no more than six accounts) and executing their performance marketing.

The ideal candidate for this role is an exceptionally strong T-Shaped Marketer with deep technical knowledge of Strategy, Paid Media, SEO, and CRO for tech companies, with a high priority on Demand Generation Paid Media strategies. A crucial part of this role will not only be executing campaigns; but also, interfacing with customers, pitching strategy, and ensuring that results are exceeded.

Our customers are in B2B SaaS. Expertise in this space is desired, but not required. What is required is the ability to develop strong client relationships and clear communication. A crucial part of this role will not only be executing campaigns; but also, interfacing with customers, pitching strategy, and ensuring that results are exceeded.

We value your ability to drive client results as an individual contributor and believe that the ideal candidate revels in owning the success of their client portfolio. You will be successful in this role if you possess a growth mindset, are a fast learner, and apply your full abilities every day.

Roles & Responsibilities:

    • Own the success of up to 6 SaaS clients
    • Build and manage client relationships with poise, confidence, and empathy
    • Technical execution of Paid Search, Paid Social, SEO, and CRO
    • Tech, SaaS, and B2B knowledge and strategy development
    • Data analysis and reporting of marketing performance
    • Project manage and organize your accounts
    • Skilled at having a large impact in a very specific role
    • Creative spark for marketing + deep passion for getting results

What You Offer:

    • 2+ years of experience in agency-side marketing
    • 2+ years of experience in performance marketing
    • Strong client presentation skills
    • World-class project manager who knows how to get things done on time and below cost

What We Offer

🏠 We have a set living wage at Directive

🙏  Medical, dental, vision plans, disability, and life insurance coverage for you and your family that fit your lifestyle

Including a 100% employer-paid plan for you and a 50% employer contribution for your dependents

Benefits to Support the Whole Person:

🧠  Mental – Access to certified therapists through Spring Health, membership to Headspace

💪  Physical – Gympass

🛫 Time Off – Unlimited PTO (2-week minimum), Paid Company Holidays, Your Birthday Off, End of Year Recharge (Closed December 24 – January 1), Paid Parental Leave

💰 Financial – Traditional and Roth 401(k) with a 3% company match

🌟  Bonus – Annual bonus based on tenure, which scales in total amount over time

🌴  Annual Anniversary Trip to Newport Beach, CA with peers and executive leadership for fun and entertainment!

Work Environment Requirements

As a remote-first company, you’ll have the ability to work from anywhere in the US, with the option to enjoy our state-of-the-art offices in Irvine, California. For some positions, as posted, we will accommodate global opportunities where we have established businesses, including Canada, the UK, and Australia. For global locations, you must have established and current work authorization and permanently reside in that country.

This role has the opportunity to operate 100% virtually from your home office. We primarily collaborate with our colleagues through virtual meetings (Zoom), and Slack. In this role, you will be required to operate a laptop computer (PC or Mac available), computer software platforms, and other office productivity tools as necessary. Due to the nature of this role, you must be able to remain stationary for extended periods, must be able to observe and interpret written and/or verbal communication, must have reliable internet access, and a professional background.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

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Additional Information

At Directive, one of our core values is People First. We’re committed to fostering a more diverse and inclusive culture in the digital landscape. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.