Performance Marketing Specialist (all genders)

We are a fast-growing content marketing agency based in Vienna’s 6th district. We are currently looking for an experienced and ambitious Performance Marketing Specialist (all genders) based in Vienna.


Disclaimer: At The Wurst Agency, our vision is clear: to be a place where a diverse mix of talented and creative people want to come, to stay and do what they love doing. Our dedication to promoting diversity, equality, and inclusion is reflected in all of our content. Diversity is more than a commitment at The Wurst Agency. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us human.

The hard facts:

  • Start: April/May 2022
  • Part/Full-time (min. 30h/week), in Vienna


Stuff you’ll be doing:

  • You’ll be the voice of numbers and data in a room of creatives
  • You will lead, build, develop and optimise paid digital media (focus on paid social, but also paid search, display advertising and other channels) for clients and our own brands/the agency
  • Drive campaigns from planning to execution and beyond to meet key performance metrics
  • Collaborate with brand marketing and creation teams to run holistic digital marketing campaigns that include A/B tests, incrementality tests, and spend scaling tests on campaigns to identify what works best
  • Optimise marketing budgets to maximize Cost per Acquisition and efficiently scale new customers
  • Build a data and reporting structure to enable continuous testing, learning and optimization
  • Test new channels and trends

Qualifications and skills needed:

  • You have a background in marketing & communication, preferably with a focus on digital marketing
  • You have at least 3 years of experience in digital marketing, especially in the areas of social media advertising, ideally coming from an agency
  • You have solid knowledge of website and marketing analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics)
  • You can manage budgets and campaigns across all channels to drive strong return on investment and executing a strategy to reach key KPIs, and feel comfortable with that responsibility
  • You know the little tricks and hacks associated with settings for your ad campaigns, how to run tests and how to scale your ads
  • You possess on-point organisational and analytical skills and leverage data, metric, analytics, and consumer behavior trends to come up with insights & recommendations that can be put into action
  • You are an analytical thinker and do who is driven by numbers and performance, and you know how to communicate numbers to a bunch of creatives and/or clients
  • You love working in a team, but also love doing your own thing in your own way
  • Our company languages are English and German. You need to be able to feel comfortable speaking and writing in either language.

Nice to have, but NO MUST:

  • You can provide advertising or editorial texts, or can at least give directions regarding ad copy
  • You have an eye for design and are able to implement simple graphic adaptations


What’s on offer and why our team members would recommend us:

  • This position is advertised with a monthly gross minimum salary of €3,000 on the basis of a 40-hour week. This amount is the basis and will be adjusted after an interview and depending on your qualifications and experience.
  • Flexible work is not seen as a ‘benefit’ at The Wurst Agency, but rather a norm.
  • You will work independently as part of a team for a renowned content marketing agency, with the support of our team.
  • We’re an open bunch of individuals who are doing things our way, reimagining the workspace and company culture to fit how we see the world, and how we want to live in it. The opportunity to grow is there for those who seize it.
  • We invest in training programs for our team members on a regular basis
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  • You will have the opportunity to play a part in shaping a young company that has big plans
Sounds good? Get in touch!

To apply, send us a letter of application with the subject line “Performance Marketing Specialist” to .

Please be sure to include your CV and answer the following questions in the letter of motivation: 

  • What’s a performance marketing hack of your very own?
  • What’s your preferred advertising channel and why?
  • Tell us about a successful and/or challenging ad campaign that you managed.

Please understand that we can only consider applications that have already answered these questions. Please also include your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date in your application.


You will hear back from us after the application deadline.


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