Senior Specialist, Paid Search

March 26, 2024

Job Description

About the job

We’re building a relationship-oriented bank for the modern world. We need talented, passionate professionals who are dedicated to doing what’s right for our clients.

At CIBC, we embrace your strengths and your ambitions, so you are empowered at work. Our team members have what they need to make a meaningful impact and are truly valued for who they are and what they contribute.

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What You’ll Be Doing

he Paid Search team is responsible for the execution, optimization, and measurement of CIBC’s digital media activity. This includes managing relationships with both the CIBC internal marketing teams and external agencies to contribute to the holistic media strategies

The Senior Analyst, Paid Search is responsible for the execution of paid media activity on small to medium sized accounts. Areas of focus will included launching and optimizing campaigns, KPI definition and monitoring, pacing, etc. The individual will manage reports, billing & admin tasks, troubleshoot issues, and drive sales opportunities. The individual will also operate as the account owner and primary point of contact for any platform or execution based activity. Senior Analyst may also be tasked to assist in the larger accounts as necessary and working closely with other Paid Search Managers.

At CIBC we enable the work environment most optimal for you to thrive in your role. You’ll have the flexibility to manage your work activities within a hybrid work arrangement where you’ll spend 1-3 days per week on-site, while other days will be remote.

How You’ll Succeed

  • Lead Campaign Setup and Launch Activities – You drive, manage and execute Paid Search Campaigns for your assigned lines of business or CIBC. Working in partnership with all digital channels you will support business goals, objectives and KPIs.
  • Media KPI Definition & Monitoring – You have a keen ability to provide insights, recommendations and digital strategic direction based on CIBC’s vision, business needs and objectives (KPIs), industry trends, competitive landscape and metrics insights. You have the ability to pull metrics reporting and provide strategic insights to improve and enhance digital strategic programs for CIBC and the Business.
  • Stakeholder Management – Forge strong relationships with CIBC’s various teams, by working with the business and internal partners, owning the end to end Paid Search Campaigns to deliver against targets, with a strong understanding of the client needs and experiences across all channels . You are a great communicator, with the ability to synthesize paid search data & results, findings and recommendations, then package key messages to the appropriate audiences. You have a proven ability to partner, build confidence and influence key stakeholders in the organization and you’re a self-starter.

What CIBC Offers

At CIBC, your goals are a priority. We start with your strengths and ambitions as an employee and strive to create opportunities to tap into your potential. We aspire to give you a career, rather than just a paycheck.

  • We work to recognize you in meaningful, personalized ways including a competitive salary, incentive pay, banking benefits, a benefits program*, defined benefit pension plan*, an employee share purchase plan, a vacation offering, wellbeing support, and MomentMakers, our social, points-based recognition program.
  • Our spaces and technological toolkit will make it simple to bring together great minds to create innovative solutions that make a difference for our clients.
  • We cultivate a culture where you can express your ambition through initiatives like Purpose Day; a paid day off dedicated for you to use to invest in your growth and development.
  • Subject to plan and program terms and conditions