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Traffic Manager/Creative Planning Partner at The Hut Group
England, GB

DESCRIPTION

THG Studios is an in-house content studio supporting over 21 global brands & over 100 International Ecommerce sites delivering innovative and engaging content 24/7. The studios are made up of creatives, planners and makers working directly alongside Division and Brand teams supported by a wider Production studio.

The Role of the Traffic Manager/Creative Planning Partner is a unique and exciting hybrid opportunity merging creative campaign planning with traffic and resourcing. As part of the Creative Planning Team, you will be accountable for both the forward planning of campaign and content activity with the Brand and Marketing teams for each Quarter, working alongside the divisional Creative Director to shape the resource plans required to deliver world class creative on time and within budget. This role represents a clear opportunity for any individual with the desire to influence and advise on the planning and creative processes involved in the creation of world class content.

Working in this role, you will likely have a keen interest in ecommerce, have a creative flair, relish working in a fast-paced environment and be able to manage multiple project deliverables from end-to-end. You will have solid people management and communication skills and have strong resourcing skills.

 

The day-to-day

  • Daily management of projects.
  • Reporting on project status and workloads, updating key systems and critical paths.
  • Providing timely communication between relevant departments including digital, accounts and creative.
  • Managing daily schedules.
  • Overseeing project resources.
  • Assisting operations team in regular reporting.
  • Holding regular production meetings and status updates.

REQUIREMENTS

Key responsibilities

  • Co-ordinating campaigns from initial stages through to delivery.
  • Responsible for assessing new briefs from brand and marketing teams, working with the divisional creative and production teams to make sure key people are informed.
  • Identify and assign appropriate team members to briefs.
  • Identify issues and create solutions in regards to workflow, increasing productivity, managing expectations clearly and mitigating risk.
  • Facilitate the review process and ensure clear learnings are driven off the back of project and content performance reviews.
  • Be a guardian of processes, driving the ‘excellence' agenda with creative leads.
  • Resource management and creative planning experience in a fast-paced in-house or agency studio setting.
  • Experience using workflow management systems.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills with the ability to multitask.
  • Experience in building relationships with senior key stakeholder teams.
  • Ensuring the stages of the project are met according to brief, resource and deadline deliverables.
  • Managing campaign resources and updating key stakeholders on milestones.
  • Working across multiple projects and ensuring all parties are informed of progress and problems
  • Building effective relationships with key departments and clients

 

Key experience:

  • Resource management and creative planning experience in a fast-paced in-house or agency studio setting.
  • Experience using workflow management systems.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills with the ability to multitask.
  • Experience in building relationships with senior key stakeholder teams.
  • Focused and able to influence decision making at the high levels.



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