Uppe Marketing, an advertising and marketing agency on the East Rand has a vacancy for the position of a t raffic manager .
The successful candidate must have a keen eye for detail, design, a creative passion, and flair. The candidate must be competent in allocating resources, monitoring, and reporting on the status of projects.
You will need solid people management and communication skills and have strong resourcing skills. You will need to possess great organisational competencies and be able to manage the creative process from start to finish.
The candidate must have a good command of English and Afrikaans and must be an effective communicator. It is important that any potential candidate is comfortable working within a fast-paced and ever-changing environment and thrives on daily challenges.
They must be comfortable working with the team in person and remotely.
We offer :
Competitive, market-related remuneration.
All necessary tools / programmes.
Coaching and on-the-job training
Daily management of projects
Create detailed schedules and set deadlines for various stages of a project
Distribute assignments to the creative and copy teams, depending on their availability and priorities
Ensuring the stages of the project are met according to client and creative brief, budget, resources, and deadline deliverables
Managing daily schedules of the creative team
Working across multiple projects and ensuring all parties are informed of progress and problems
Reporting on project status and workloads
Building effective relationships with key departments
Providing timely communication between relevant departments including creatives, copy, media, social media, and client service
Overseeing project resources and assisting with the management of freelance requirements and bookings
Work with freelancers and contractors and ensure they have the resources needed for their jobs
Holding weekly status meetings with the creative team and client service
Monitoring current traffic processes and give ideas on how to improve current practices where required
Manage the driver schedules on a daily basis to ensure timeous delivery of jobs to clients.
Knowledge of Magnetic Agency Management Software Platform will be advantageous.