We are working with one of London's top creative agencies are looking to hire a Resource Manager to join it's growing production team and take a leading role managing resource across the department. This well-known agency are the market leaders in their field and work with a whole raft of big, well-loved brands.
Contact: Ben Humphries
You will work closely with the project mangers and producers to ensure that all work flows through the agency in an efficient and timely manner. You will have strong organisational skills, be calm and collected and plan the resource for editing, motion graphics and digital design resources.
The resource manager will:
Plan and manage resource bookings for projects using online booking tools
Identify appropriate resources for new projects and share new project details with department heads prior to setting up kick off meetings
Prioritise resource bookings and workflow for all projects so that not only the most urgent work is completed but also the most important
Ensure that creative and design output is delivered on time
Keep the project team members and department leads informed of progress, communicate any important issues, changes or developments in advance
Maintain reports for forecasting resource needs for the week, month and quarter, identify freelance requirements and report back ready for weekly status meetings
Assist project managers with diarising briefs, wips and sign offs
The resource manager will have:
Experience working as a resource or traffic manager
Worked with project managers and producers, helping with project delivery
Solid understanding of how creative and design departments work, and familiarity with fast-paced delivery, ideally in an agency environment
IT skills in both Mac and PC platforms desirable
Proven organisational skills
Strong communication skills
The successful candidate will be part of a collaborative team and agency who are always looking to grow and are going from strength to strength. They really believe in promoting from within so this would a good career move for someone looking to develop their career further. The agency offers competitive salary's, pension, health care, training as well as lots of other perks and other benefits.