Traffic managers perform project management duties for various projects throughout their organization. They oversee schedules, budgets, and deliverables throughout the project process, and they are responsible for ensuring the successful completion of projects within deadline. Traffic managers conduct scheduling with engineers, designers, and business professionals to ensure necessary resources are available to finish projects on time and on budget. They also navigate projects through any approval processes that need to take place and close the project according to organizational procedures. Traffic managers are also responsible for billing customers when applicable for the project.
Traffic Manager Tasks
Plan for and meet advertising submissions deadlines for newspapers, TV, radio, etc.
Create project schedules and timelines, making sure deadlines are met.
Move advertising projects through the development process, from creation to publishing.
Keep projects within budget and handle the billing process.