Paid Media Associate

Single Grain

Who We Are:

Single Grain is an award-winning digital marketing agency that has been dedicated to driving persistent growth for remarkable companies like Amazon, Uber, and Salesforce since 2009.

We do this by providing industry-leading services around Paid Media, SEO, Content Marketing, CRO, and more.

We are a team of digital marketers. We love what we do, and we help pioneers grow by empowering our clients with winning strategies that lead to faster growth. As a top digital marketing agency, we understand how fast-paced the marketing industry is. We pride ourselves on staying up to date with new algorithms, technology, and trends because that’s what keeps us one step ahead of the competition.

As a testament to our digital marketing expertise, we have a Digital Marketing blog with over 200,000 visitors/month, a podcast called ‘Marketing School’ with over 2 million downloads/month, and a YouTube channel with more than 74,000 subscribers.

It’s our mission to level up every human by educating and moving the digital industry forward. Our goal is to help you level up and succeed. We accomplish this through mentoring or training but also by providing great resources and tools.

Include the words “Paid Media is cool” in the first sentence on your cover letter (or your application will be disqualified).

Who You Are:

We’re looking for a humble, hungry, and smart Contract Paid Media Associate to join our team. This role would have contract-to-hire potential.

  • You are self-starting, resourceful, entrepreneurial, endlessly curious, and highly ambitious
  • You have effective time management and organization skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills, a positive attitude, and a growth mindset
  • You show up on time, pay attention to details, think on your feet, ask for help when you need it, and consistently demonstrate respect for others


  • Report to a Paid Media Manager and other team members to work on paid search, paid social, and display advertising, including navigating platform interfaces, pulling data and formatting reports, and other tasks needed to drive success for our clients
  • Preparing analyses and reports in Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint, Google Sheets & Slides
  • Pulling regular reports on ad performance, search queries, and placements, and then making recommendations based on findings
  • Performing audience and keyword research for ad campaigns
  • Setting up ad campaigns within Google Ads, Facebook Ads, and other platforms
  • Preparing meeting agendas, taking notes, and sending recaps after client calls
  • Assisting managers with advertising budgets and forecasts
  • Assisting managers with writing ad copy, analyzing competitors & optimizing ad campaigns


  • 1-2 years marketing experience
  • Passionate about digital marketing
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Powerpoint) and Google Workspace Products
  • Familiar with Google Ads and/or Facebook Ads
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills and an ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Eager, can-do attitude
  • A team player who takes initiative to assist others with their work
  • Focused on constant self-improvement and learning