SEM Analyst

SEM Analyst

Chicago, IL



DMC is a project-based engineering consulting firm in Chicago focused on software development and control systems. We develop and implement solutions for a wide range of industries using a variety of technologies and platforms.

DMC's marketing team is responsible for managing our digital marketing, including SEM campaigns of thousands of keywords and dozens of campaigns, driving and executing our web content strategy, and managing our brand. We are looking for an experienced SEM analyst to help manage and improve our campaigns (in particular Google Ads and Microsoft Ads) on a daily basis in addition to long term strategy improvements. The varied responsibilities of the marketing team will allow for additional opportunities across a variety of interesting areas.

DMC's #1 core value is "Hire Smart People," and we believe that great companies are built from great people. Our goal is to bring the best people to DMC and figure out how to best allow them to reach their potential. 


What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor's degree with minimum 3.4 GPA
  • Proven success in SEM, Google Ads, and Microsoft Ads 
  • Analytics capabilities, using statistics for identifying and analyzing patterns, trends, outliers, and A/B testing success 
  • Advanced Excel capabilities 
  • Detail oriented individual with strong organization skills 
  • Ability to lead initiatives, teams, and meetings 
  • Proactive self-starter, Quick learner, great communicator 
  • Curiosity to learn about DMC's processes, services, and technical offerings 

What you'll do:

  • Analyze and Manage our Extensive SEM Campaigns on a Daily Basis 
  • Collaborate with Management and Engineers on SEM and other Marketing Initiatives
  • Report and advise on SEM adjustments and improvements based on analysis 
  • Use colleague input to improve SEM campaigns 
  • Improve our overall marketing strategy  
  • Support DMC’s marketing efforts, including but not limited to: SEO analysis and improvement, creating, editing, and posting web and social media content, and updating and improving our marketing strategy 

What we offer:

  • Paid Time Off
    • 15 days paid vacation to start
    • Paid holiday and sick time
    • Parental leave options
  • Financial Benefits
    • 401(k) with company match
    • Access to financial advisors
    • Profit sharing program
  • Health & Wellness
    • 75% employee & 50% dependent medical plan premium coverage
    • 75% employee & 50% dependent dental and vision insurance coverage
    • 100% employee life and disability insurance
    • Medical, Dependent Care and Commuter FSA
  • Inclusive Culture & Fun
    • Company-sponsored athletic, cultural, and social events
    • Unique company traditions including: welcome parties for all new employees, FedEx Day, All Day Company Meetings, and Yearly Office Events
    • Employee Resource Groups
    • Weekly catered meals and stocked kitchens
    • Open office workspace and with fun amenities such as ping pong, pool, & shuffle board
    • Regular employee engagement surveys
  • Employee Development
    • Mentorship program
    • Career and leadership development programs
    • Ongoing technical and soft skills training


  • $60,000 - $85,000 dependent upon relevant SEM experience and expertise.

If you're interested, please apply and include the following in a cover letter:

  • Expected compensation 
  • A brief summary of what interests you most about working at DMC 
  • An overview of your SEM expertise, experience, and success stories, along with other relevant marketing expertise and experience 
  • A summary of what your last 2-3 bosses would say about you - both strengths & areas for improvement 

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