Onward Search is looking for a Freelance Traffic Manager to work part-time, on-site with an Agency client in Buckhead, ATL
This position will begin on November 1 and will be an ongoing contract need with potential for conversion later. Expected hour of work are 10am - 2pm or 11am - 3pm Monday - Friday (20 hours/ weekly).
In this role the Traffic Manager is responsible for supervising the scheduling, monitoring and tracking of the internal workflow for all clients and are responsible for positive internal/external client satisfaction. The Traffic Manager works above the Leader, Senior Coordinator & Coordinator levels – working on projects and liaising with other departments on behalf of Traffic & the Director. In this role you will work with all employee levels in the agency to improve skills, team-up on special projects and learn new techniques necessary for trafficking.
Manage the intake and workflow of design projects for a high volume, dynamic design team with multiple skillsets and diverse project requirements.
Conduct scope analysis and confirmation for all projects on projects that come in through the clients workflow tool, Workfront.
Ability to pull in appropriate Creative resources and work with assigned Creative resource to finalize scope.
Educate stakeholders on how much time is required to complete various types of jobs and all the steps necessary to process a job
Prioritize all requests and estimates dates and resource availability.
Negotiate timelines and resources when applicable with stakeholders.
Collaborate with other team members to meet project requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or relevant, equivalent experience
AGENCY/Design Studio experience is a MUST
Proven ability to provide the supporting resources which lead to successful design solutions.
Experience in maintaining and implementing brand guidelines.
Experience in project management and planning.
5+ years experience as a Traffic Coordinator / Traffic Coordinator with a focus on digital / interactive campaigns
Must be computer literate with proficiency with MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook/Express with the ability to learn new computer systems
Proven ability to manage multiple tasks while working independently
Strong attention to detail
A strong sense of urgency and commitment to get the job done quickly and with high quality
The ability to communicate, both written and verbal, with people at all levels of an organization
Hands-on experience in creating estimate proposals preferred
Proven ability to work well with individuals at all levels within an organization.
Account knowledge a plus
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