Job title: Resource Manager
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Operations & Production
Skills: Resource Manager Capacity Planning Reporting Budgets Financial Planning
Pay interval: Daily
Pay rate: Negotiable
Location: London, UK
Job published: 13/01/2022
Job ID: 37948

Job Description

We have an opportunity for a Resource Manager for an initial 3 month contract. Working within the creative team who provide advertising and brand marketing support for a major broadcaster. This organisation are currently adhering to the government guidelines to work from home if you can, with a view that once restrictions are lifted, the role will become 3 days office based (situated in West London), 2 days from home. 
Reporting to the Creative Resource Manager for Broadcast, you will work closely with the area Executive Producers and Creative Directors and widely with all areas of a in-house creative agency. You will be a central point of contact for escalations around workload and resource and will oversee capacity around the teams as well as track resource costs and time spent against projects.

What you’ll do:
-    Host weekly resourcing and planning meetings with each Broadcast team 
-    Liaise with Creative Directors and Exec Producers in order to have a forward resource plan taking into account upcoming projects and skillset gaps.
-    Time management and capacity planning- allocate resource and manage capacity
-    Onboarding of freelancers, admin and timesheet approvals
-    Tracking of freelance costs against correct business units and/or projects

What you’ll bring:
-    Previous experience resourcing within a creative environment e.g. design studio 
-    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-    Highly organised, easily able to demonstrate successful multi-tasking
-    Can do attitude, helpful and approachable
-    Ability to work as part of a team
-    Demonstrates a flexible and pro-active approach
-    Ability to work in a fast-paced environment/calmly under pressure
-    Great communicator - maintain and build relationships internally and externally, help with conflict resolution and strong people management skills

If you have the required skills and can demonstrate exceptional communication skills, please apply now for immediate consideration!