BuzzFeed is hiring a

Resource Manager

Los Angeles, United States

Resource Manager

Reporting to the Sr. Resource Manager, this position is responsible for the successful scale of our business and maintaining optimal resource utilization. 

This job is full-time, based in Los Angeles, and we offer competitive compensation and stock option program.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with project managers/coordinators and operations manager to understand the staffing needs on all active projects, as well as the pipeline of potential upcoming projects
  • Understand capabilities and interests of all internal resources
  • Assign resources to both pitch and production projects promptly, while taking bandwidth, capabilities and interests into consideration
  • Facilitate communication between team leads, project managers and resources to ensure projects are assigned or transitioned effectively
  • Solicit feedback on the resourcing process and make adjustments as needed
  • Maintain and provide on-going visibility into resource utilization and availability

Key Qualifications

  • Experience as a resource manager or project manager with heavy involvement in resourcing in an agency or production environment
  • Knowledge of video pre-production, production and post-production resource requirements
  • Knowledge and passion for social and viral advertising
  • Strong communication, written and presentation skills required
  • Superior organization and multitasking skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and with many styles of executives, communicators, program managers and subject matter experts, both at the corporate and business levels
About BuzzFeed
BuzzFeed is a global media company that produces and distributes original news, entertainment and video. BuzzFeed is redefining online advertising with its social, content-driven publishing technology and reaches a global audience of over 200M monthly uniques and 1.5B monthly video views.