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Traffic Managers play a crucial role in advertising agencies as they are responsible for ensuring efficient communication between advertisers and other employees. Typical job duties listed on a Traffic Manager resume sample are determining advertising costs, monitoring audience levels and adjusting the flow of advertising accordingly, budgeting, detecting potential errors and improving advertising processes. Those seeking to secure this type of role should emphasize in their resumes good networking skills, organization, attention to details, business acumen, and time management. Most Traffic Managers hold a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field, like communication or marketing.

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Traffic Manager

Responsible for shipping all loads from three locations. Managed a staff of up to six employees.

  • Adhered to policies regarding load times, follow-up with shipping clerk, crane operators, and line operators for ready loads picked and packaged correctly per customer requirements.
  • Participated in daily production meetings with sales and production staff, identifying potential code-red issues and saving time and costs.
  • Increased daily outbound loads from 250 to over 700 tons by building relationships with sales department and expanding carrier base.
  • Negotiated terms and pricing with carriers and confirmed rates as posted on Real-Time freight. Followed up on delivery schedules to customers increasing customer satisfaction and repeat business.
  • Processed all trucking invoices of outbound freight, monitored P&L and accounts receivable ensuring collections of accounts in a timely manner.
  • Analyzed operations and worked with plant manager increasing and adding a third shift due to increased volume of shipping and productions capabilities.
  • Selected to take over facility during Plant Manager's absences keeping operations running smoothly.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
2

Traffic Manager

Safety committee department leader. Setting and adhering company policy to abide by Cal. OSHA regulations.

  • Created and implemented K.P.I. processes, providing data and ensuring indicators exceeded company expectations.
  • Coached/Managed warehouse operations team by creating and implementing process improvement initiatives, measuring and accomplishing deliverables on time and under or within budget.
  • Reduced parcel shipping cost by 7 % effectively re-negotiating parcel pricing agreement equating to an annual savings spend of 90K
  • Designated as Project Manager for office and warehouse move operations.
  • Designed new warehouse layout and racking configuration, including obtaining high pile storage permit and California business license.
  • Negotiated and maintained all freight, parcel shipping, third party logistics providers and off shore distribution partner contracts.
  • Manage and conduct quarterly physical inventory by creating and assigning count sheets, recording adjustments and ensuring less than half of a percent variance overall company owned and customer inventory.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
3

Vice President, Market/traffic Manager

Responsible for directing and managing all corporate advertising, marketing and promotional campaign activities for a $26.0 billion bank with over 300 branches in six states. Involved with strategic planning, annual marketing budget process, corporate advertising, community sponsorships and public relations programs.

  • Developed and managed corporate marketing calendar which was used bank wide to communicate all
  • Involved with successfully managing the acquisition and merger of two banks. Project included branding new bank name, logo design, advertising campaign and signage through the use of surveys and focus groups.
  • Successfully executed Y2K project for all marketing and customer communications.
  • Managed corporate events, board of directors/shareholder meetings, conferences and recognition events for groups as large as 500. Also involved with contract sponsorship negotiations.
  • Lead role for Market Managers. Provided training and orientation to all new department personnel. Direct supervision over all administrative staff.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Marketing
4

Traffic Manager

Work with the marketing team to open, schedule and track all projects from inception to completion in the marketing department.

  • Developed a traffic routing process for the marketing department
  • Tested, selected and implemented an electronic project management system and tools
  • Created a project request form to be used by all of [company name] to generate requests for the marketing department
  • Lead on the print reduction team that has saved $500,000 from June, 2012-December 2012
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
5

Traffic Manager

Managed all administrative functions and daily business decision-making for two warehouses.

  • Responsible for two administrative direct reports who performed daily accounting for receivables and inventory reconciliation. Scheduled and coordinated deliveries.
  • Reviewed and paid transportation freight bills.
  • Negotiated pricing with carriers for transportation of goods.
  • Analyzed shipping lanes and costs, to be most efficient.
  • Prepared and analyzed monthly financial reports using Excel.
  • Accomplished management of operations within a regulated environment. Effectively managed documents for importing and exporting goods through USDA and Customs officials.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
Medical Office Assistant Course
6

Traffic Manager

Managed, recruited, trained, coached and evaluated a staff of 9 traffic coordinators in Seattle and Olympia offices.

  • Oversaw daily workflow of traffic-related functions including timely order entry, verification procedures, building of daily schedules, and communication with sales department.
  • Successfully trained staff to provide outstanding sales support and client relations, proper time management and attention to detail for maximum results.
  • Facilitated conversion to an upgraded traffic and billing computer system and coordinated training for all traffic staff and sales assistants.
  • Worked in cooperation with department heads and sales managers to evaluate and restructure staffing needs in response to increased sales productivity and performance demands.
  • Responsible for developing procedures that provided smooth interdepartmental workflow between traffic and sales, accounting, and production departments.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
German Literature & Linguistics
Munich
Marketing & Public Relations
7

Studio/traffic Manager

Managed production and creative studio in fast-paced, medium-sized retail ad agency

  • Supervised traffic and production department, including performance appraisals, salary reviews, and hiring interviews
  • Led agency's business development efforts from creative conception to promotional mailings
  • Implemented multiple shared consumer campaigns for more than 200 large retail centers, three times a year and created systems to optimize workflow for more than 2,000 jobs annually
  • Integrated and trained new account teams on all production duties necessary to consistently exceeding client expectations
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
8

Traffic Manager

Developed and implemented the standards of operations for managing the flow of all agency work.

  • Managed and coordinated delivery time of all projects on a daily basis for over 15 clients.
  • Proofread and approved all agency online and print media before release to final publication.
  • Ensured receipt and accurate placement of every print ad sent out of agency.
  • Produced all print media to specific guidelines based on clients' needs while adhering to deadlines.
  • Established and maintained relationships with vendors to provide competitive print pricing.
  • Directed and updated the electronic archival system of all print media.
  • Prepared weekly project status reports for management.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Fashion Merchandising
9

Traffic Manager

Process local / national orders and manage the stations' inventory of advertising spots.

  • Recognized for maximizing sales revenue through effective spot placement and schedule management in a fast-paced, constantly changing news/sports environment that frequently requires real-time schedule changes
  • Manage station oversell through various manipulations of internal computer applications
  • Ensure programming changes are implemented swiftly to supply sales with accurate avail counts
  • Building/Rebuilding of programs due to format requirements
  • Established productive working relationships with key personnel in other department including sales, master control, production and accounting that maintain a smooth flow of advertising during broadcasts
  • Supervise a team of 6 traffic coordinators / report directly to Sales Operations Manager
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Business Studies / Administration
10

Traffic Manager

Oversaw purchasing department by coordinating and expediting purchase orders for 5 full time buyers.

  • Handled all export and import documentation for deliveries
  • Established and developed key relationships with local vendors.
  • Coordinated with 3rd party freight fowarders for all international shipments.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job

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