Traffic Manager

Job title : Traffic Manager
Location : Birmingham
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £30,000 - £35,000
Contact : Tracey Parker
Reference : TP-6283

We are looking for a motivated Traffic Manager to join a successful corporate communications agency. This new role has been created to support the Studio Manager with the operations and management of the creative and digital teams. If you have good experience managing digital work in an agency environment, this could be a fantastic opportunity to develop your career. The agency is based in central Birmingham with easy access by train. Their flexible working policy will see you working remotely in the main, with time spent in the office on an ad hoc basis, however, you must be prepared to be in the office full-time for the first few weeks (onboarding process). It is a permanent, full-time role and the salary is £30k-£35k, depending on experience.

The Company

Our client is a successful, people-focused corporate communications agency that has achieved enviable growth over the last 5 years and is looking to continue building on its recognised success. They deliver professional, creative solutions and consultancy to over 100 Plcs ranging from the FTSE 100 to AiM listed organisations. Their brand development services are also growing and gaining recognition within corporate markets. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to enable, influence and evolve their skills and experience to generate success for their clients.

The Role

Reporting to the Studio Manager, you will be one of two Traffic supporting the delivery teams. In your role you will be the main point of contact for resource planning, scheduling and trafficking queries for the Digital, Creative and Think teams, ensuring all work flows efficiently in and out of the delivery teams. You will be the glue that holds everything together, working collaboratively with your colleagues in all departments to deliver work efficiently, effectively, and to deadlines, and ensuring projects are resourced accurately, making maximum use of the resource available. On a daily basis, you will manage work schedules and task assignments, resource allocations and requirements, monitor the quality of briefs and organise and manage daily status meetings with internal stakeholders to review the daily workload and keep everyone informed and updated as to the progress and status of their projects. You will also plan the monthly and quarterly resource requirements, maintaining a long-term plan.

About You

You have at least 2 years' experience in scheduling and trafficking design, web and print projects in an agency environment, with good experience in managing digital development work. You are familiar with managing a workflow with multiple interdependent resources, using various tools such as an integrated ERP system and Google Workspace applications. You are comfortable in a fast-paced environment with ever-changing deadlines. You consider yourself highly organised and a problem-solver with a methodical approach and a strong eye for detail. Your experience has given you the confidence to negotiate, influence and engage with stakeholders at all levels.

Get in touch

If you would like to apply, please send your CV to me ASAP and we can take it from there!