Senior marketing programme/traffic manager

  • Job Reference: 00002795-1
  • Date Posted: 5 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Unlocking Potential
  • Location: Newquay, Cornwall
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment, I.T. & Communications, Retail & Consumer Products, Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Marketing in a Box are growing fast and need support to manage client projects, they are looking for a Senior marketing programme/traffic manager committed to finding solutions and innovative ways to deliver work.



The candidate will own all the workstreams across our fast-paced accounts, looking after a team of videographers, writers and designers, as well as being the main client contact for work on accounts. You will need a good level of equivalent agency experience and you must have been client-facing in your past roles.

You will draw on your existing knowledge of how marketing content is produced in ideally a B2B technology environment and how to successfully deliver content, and you must be able to demonstrate exceptional project management skills – including scoping work, documenting key deliverables and associated timings and cost, booking resources, and managing a project team with focus on hitting deadlines, and be confident managing projects from start to completion.

Our clients’ expectations, and being a market leaders within our sector for the services we provide, require positivity from all our staff; a commitment to finding solutions and looking for innovative ways to deliver work on an ongoing basis.

Key responsibilities

  • Proven ‘traditional’ PM or traffic management skills including writing/updating timing plans, budgets, SoWs/delivery plans, booking and managing resources and managing a project team
  • Take ownership of deliverables across accounts and see them through until completion
  • Good with finances, you stay on top of budgets throughout all your projects. This includes weekly reconciliations.
  • Used to managing clients and managing client expectations and comms
  • Used to working in a very fast paced environment, managing multi workstreams and teams at the same time
  • Confident managing a variety of work across copywriting, design and video including the processes of production
  • Excellent understanding of benefits-driven marketing
  • Good knowledge of marketing content formats
  • Familiar with agency turn-around times and ways of working
  • Proactive and good at foreseeing potential issues, and can articulate these to the relevant people when required

Agency & Finance Responsibilities:

  • Work with director to ensure costings for clients are approved internally before work is booked
  • Ensure that agency resources are used efficiently (i.e. your booked resources)
  • Ensure all work is signed off at the right stages, by the right people (both internal sign-off, and client approvals, e.g. of creative ideas or whitepapers)
  • Help improve internal processes using digital tools alike Asana and Clockify
  • Monitoring project costs and proactively communicate overruns/financial issues to your senior team member in a timely manner

Skills and personal attributes

  • Great understanding of marketing principles
  • Very organised
  • Confident and enjoys a challenge
  • Positive, with a ‘can-do’ attitude and enjoys being busy
  • Organised with good attention to detail
  • Good with finances and figures
  • Can demonstrate the ability to prioritise work and handle a lot of fast moving parts
  • Enjoy managing resources and output across multiple departments
  • Good at managing people and understand how to get the best out of a team and a client
  • Good communicator – both with internal and external individuals, and client
  • Good team player
  • Ideally educated to degree level or higher

Rewards and benefits

  • Opportunity to live and work in one of the UK’s most beautiful spots. Grab your board at lunchtime and go for a surf.
  • You will be welcomed to a very successful, fast growing company  that values the work/life balance
  • You will have the opportunity to work with some of the world’s largest global technology businesses helping to market the very latest and greatest technology
  • Flexible working hours
  • Employer pension scheme

Marketing in a Box (MiaB)] where board meetings mean something else.

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About MiaB

We help fast moving technology organisations by rapidly creating on-brand content to the highest standards.

Headquartered in Newquay our global structure is built on the rigorous demands of digital content marketing. We work with some of the worlds very largest and well know technology brands. Our reputation built upon a different approach to delivering marketing content at the pace our clients need it. We only employ skilled marketing professionals who have established a reputation for excellence and demonstrate ambition for self and collective improvement. We work hard during office hours but we all value a healthy work/life balance.

To make an application:

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Please note: This role will be subject to satisfactory completion of a three month probationary period.

Closing date 1/11/2020