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Senior Paid Search Specialist (Senior Analyst, Search Investment)

New York, United States

About Decoded:

Decoded Advertising is a new kind of agency, built from the ground up by award winning creatives, top data scientists, and cutting edge media people, willing to defect from the old agency model to create smarter work. Docoded has the first truly integrated creative, tech and media process designed to drive better performance for clients by uncovering the levers that produce powerful ideas and drive real media performance. A spirit of curiosity, relentless creativity, and data informed decision making define our culture and people.

In everything you do, you will be data driven at heart, leveraging core statistical principles to help us seperate the signal from the noise, and ensure your strategic decisions are backed with analytical rigor.

We offer competitive salaries, fully paid health and dental insurance, 401K, and a relaxed & flexible work environment.


About the Role:

Decoded is looking for a Senior Paid Search Specialist (Senior Analyst, Search Investment) to join our Search Investment team.

* Please note that for this position, we are only able to consider applicants who are currently located and will be working from the New York Tri-state area at the moment.


  • You are seeking to make a large impact at a rapidly growing startup.
  • You are a self starter with very high standards for your work.
  • You possess excellent problem-solving and critical thinking abilities.
  • You have the desire to grow as a leader and mentor to colleagues.


  • Grow clients businesses by optimizing marketing campaigns across Search Marketing platforms including Google Ads, Microsoft Ads and SA360.
  • Ongoing budget pacing and optimization to ensure optimal performance with delivery.
  • Routinely conduct data analysis to uncover insights, inform campaign improvements, future media plans, and testing opportunities.
  • Package campaign insights and reports, recommend actionable next steps that will improve performance and drive business results.
  • Drive industry leading intelligence through the development of innovative A/B tests and experiments.
  • Think holistically as a marketer & learn to translate business needs into comprehensive media activations.
  • Drive internal processes and best practices for colleagues and team members.
  • Input and reconcile client billings on an ongoing basis under Manager supervision.


  • At least 2-4 years' hands-on experience buildling, managing, and optimizing paid search campaigns through Google Ads and Microsoft Ads
  • Proficiency with Google Ads, Microsoft Ads, and SA 360
  • Proficiency with website analytics tools like Google Analytics or Adobe Analytics
  • Proficiency with Excel and Powerpoint
  • Strong analytical, quantitative, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Ability to thrive in a very fast paced environment
  • Good track record of excelling in previous roles and responsibilities
  • BA/BS degree (Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics a plus)
  • BONUS EXP:  Advanced skills in Excel, SQL, R, Python.


The anticipated salary range for this position is $75,000- $85,000 annually. Salary is determined by a combination of factors that include relevant experience, knowledge, skills, other job-related qualifications, and geography. 

Our Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive Salaries
  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for employee and dependent(s)
  • 3% 401k employer match from the start
  • Unlimited PTO and Summer Fridays
  • Career Training and learning opportunities
  • Generous Fully Paid Parental leave
  • Relaxed Flexible Hybrid working environment
  • Work From Home, WiFi & Mobile Stipend


About Media.Monks:

Media.Monks is the purely digital operating brand of S4Capital plc that connects 8,600+ digital natives across one global team. We are united by a mission to shift industries forward and pave the path towards ambitious outcomes so our clients and our people can realize their full potential for growth. Our unified model combines solutions in media, data, social, platforms, studio, experience, brand and technology services to help our clients continuously reinvent themselves throughout increasingly rapid cycles of disruption. Our efforts to shape culture, build innovative technologies and unlock the future of growth have earned recognition from numerous esteemed panels: we maintain a constant presence on Adweek’s Fastest Growing lists (2019-22), regular recognition at Cannes Lions, inclusion in AdExchanger’s Programmatic Power Players (2020-23), the title of Webby Production Company of the Year (2021-23), a record number of FWAs, and have earned a spot on Newsweek’s Top 100 Global Most Loved Workplaces 2023. Together, these achievements solidify our experience in digital innovation, excellence in craft, and commitment to personal growth.

While we continue to grow our teams, please be mindful of fraudulent job postings and recruiting activities that may use our company name and information. Please be mindful to protect your personal information, especially your national identification number, and bank account information during a recruiting process. While Media.Monks may reach out to potential candidates via LinkedIn, we will always ask applicants to apply through our website ( and will never ask for payment or bank account information during the recruitment process.

  • Responsible for resourcing and implementing security controls for your teams processes and systems
  • Responsible that all your personnel apply information security in accordance with the established information security policy
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