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Traffic Manager

Hampton launched in 1996. Since then, we have grown to be one of the leading creative agencies in Scotland.

Over the decades we have created award-winning work from our Aberdeen base that has achieved global recognition – from creating the original BrewDog brand to designing an international best-seller with Penguin’s Little Book of Hygge.

We are a brand-led creative and digital consultancy working across multiple sectors, but with a specialist focus on the energy sector.

Our established client base is continuing to grow, and we are now looking for an organised and personable individual to work with us, acting as the central point of contact for all project work that flows through the agency.

The role

As our traffic manager, you will multitask, organise and collaborate in a fast-paced environment; juggling a wide variety of requests from the account management team, strong decision-making and prioritisation abilities are essential.

Additional skills required include time management, an eye for detail and problem-solving skills. Proficiency in Excel is also key.

What does the role involve?

  • Working alongside the account management team, distribute assignments to creative and digital teams, ensuring effective planning and organisation of resources;
  • Holding regular production meetings and status updates;
  • Monitoring resource requirements and alerting the appropriate team members of outside/freelance staffing needs;
  • Monitoring projects, deadlines and workloads, and adjusting assignments accordingly;
  • Making sure that all work is completed within given deadlines by creating schedules that ensure all projects are completed on time;
  • Keeping in contact with all teams regarding current deadline status and alerting them to anything that might need client or agency attention;
  • Highlighting and resolving any potential resourcing or delivery issues before they arise;
  • Ensuring the smooth day-to-day running of work across teams

What are we looking for?

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm, hard work and energy
  • Excel skills (intermediate)
  • A multi-tasker
  • Excellent project, organisational and time management skills
  • Strong resourcing skills
  • Agency experience preferable
  • Technical knowledge of design, print and web would be helpful, but not essential

What are we offering?

  • An exciting opportunity to join one of Scotland’s leading creative agencies
  • The chance to be part of an awesome team of people
  • A full-time position, based in Aberdeen, but with hybrid working available
  • A competitive salary

What should you do next?

Are you interested? If so, then send a copy of your CV, along with a covering letter, to Carol Mennie via carol@hampton.agency

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