Senior PPC Specialist

Job description

We are looking for a Senior PPC Specialist that has what it takes to shape the future of a rapidly growing, global high-traffic B2C e-commerce platform.

Our mission

At Recharge we help everyone worldwide to buy, send or exchange digital value as simply and safely as possible.

How? With a strong passion for technology and with an entrepreneurial DNA, we have developed the best smart platforms to make the global exchange of digital value as simply and safely as possible.

Our brands are active in more than 130 countries, processing millions of online transactions to connect the services of our partners with consumers worldwide.

In 2019 we grew the active base massively by delivering huge growth on new customers in new countries, with new products, and via new channel strategies. All based on data-driven decision making.

In 2020 the time has come to take the next step in our evolution to become the global leader in exchanging digital value. 

The global marketplace for topping up all your digital value.

Do you recognize yourself as

...someone that has got a thing for optimizing and you are always eager to learn new things in order to create growth, increase efficiency and ROI. You are a data-driven person with a strong analytical sense to bring our key search marketing channel to the next level. You have got a strong commercial drive and keep yourself up to date with the latest developments when it comes to search.

Your contribution to our mission

As our Senior PPC specialist, you will work in our Performance team executing the online search strategies. Next to, our PPC specialists also run our local heroes brands like, and Targeting various users around the world in different languages, it has a massive scale and scope.

You would take ownership of a part of the traffic acquisition activity as well as taking ownership of major projects that would benefit the whole activity.

We are currently in a phase of building automation and the right processes to scale faster while delivering outstanding performance. You are a team player at all time and together with the team you share knowledge and data to help everyone in this adventure!

You will work on things like

  • Planning, management, execution and measurement of the paid search campaigns for our new markets across different search engines and languages
  • Identify and act on high impact opportunities
  • Execute tests, collect and analyze data, identify trends and insights in order to achieve a maximum return on investment on paid search campaigns
  • Report & monitor of assigned region campaigns to ensure performance
  • Perform ongoing paid keyword discovery, expansion and optimization
  • Research and analyze competitor advertising strategies and plan appropriate responses
  • Own budget and forecast of your activity
  • Take ownership of key areas around data, reporting and automation, helping shape the next level of complexity
  • Review and design new optimization processes – implement them within the team
  • Help the team grow sharing your experience in areas you master – participate in educating various stakeholders on our activity
  • Enhance the use of our tools to maximize their benefits
  • Develop collaboration with other teams in the company
  • Develop outstanding relationship with various stakeholders and external partners

Job requirements

We are looking for someone with

For us to be successful, we are looking for someone who is strategical, analytical and creative. You are results-driven and have strong problem-solving capabilities. With your data-driven mindset and social skills you can translate data into understandable information.

  • Min. 5 years experience within PPC in complexe environement
  • Knowledge of bidding tools and strategies is essential (campaign automation, bid management)
  • Love for numbers, an analytical mindset and a data-driven approach to any task performed. You challenge the status quo, come up with new hypotheses, make plans to test them.
  • Experience with feed-based campaigns
  • Bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree is a plus.
  • A super open mind & love for change to embrace new ideas, new ways of working, new cultures in our awesome international workspace
  • Great accountability & ownership that enables you to go the extra mile to solve any PPC-related matter
  • Excellent communication skills – oral and written

You will succeed in this role if you can contribute to automate and grow large paid search accounts to deliver high growth in customer acquisition, while focusing on campaign efficiency. You would also have an important role to play in building the next level of complexity when it comes to data, reporting and automation of all kinds.

This role requires someone who is expert in the field, still eager to learn and build on her next step in a fast-paced startup environment, taking ownership of optimisation and day-to-day PPC duties.

What we offer

This is your chance to become part of one of the fastest-growing e-commerce tech companies in the Netherlands! You will have an exciting role in a young, fast-growing, dynamic and international organization (we are proud to have > 25 nationalities working for us). We offer you:

  • A full-time job in a fast-growing e-commerce company with a start-up culture
  • Lots of room to work on new ideas, and to learn and grow, whilst facing complex challenges
  • Little hierarchy with focus on teamwork and creativity, which means that EVERY idea counts
  • 30 vacation days so you can relax and enjoy time with dear ones
  • An inspiring office and inspiring colleagues in the centre of Amsterdam (next to the Amstel)
  • An environment that values diversity and equal opportunity to everyone


Creative Group has been on a special journey for the last 14 years. Like most companies, everything started with the ambition to make an impact on the world around us. We know that what got us here, will not take us there. So we need to adapt and change continuously. Now the time has come to take the next step in our evolution to become the global leader in exchanging digital value. We would like to share that in the next couple of months we will rebrand the company into RECHARGE. The global platform for topping up all of your digital value. If you would like to know more about what this change will mean for you and this role, please contact the recruiter and they will be happy to walk you through it. Are you ready to make extraordinary memories and boldly go where no man has gone before?