We're a global company of thinkers, designers, and doers. Freeman partners with our clients to build a connection with their customers by creating brand experiences that are seamless, innovative, and immersive. From strategy, creative, and digital to logistics and event technology, our teams place the client at the center, helping them connect to people in meaningful and personal ways. What makes us unique is our collaborative culture, intuitive knowledge, global perspective, and personalized approach developed from our 90-year legacy as an industry leader. Freeman connects people to a universe of opportunities that create a spark, build understanding, and inspire action.
Freeman is seeking a Coordinator - Logistics to be responsible for the coordination of daily branch logistics operations, show support and technicians. Additional duties include:
Comply with and adhere to all company procedures and guidelines.
Coordinates Audio Visual Technicians, ensuring they are adhering to company/departmental procedures and guidelines.
Ensure that new technicians are receiving proper training in departmental procedures and equipment.
Assist with the loading/unloading of trucks.
Run daily shipping and return activity reports to ensure that all orders are accounted for and are complete.
Dispatch deliveries, set-ups and pick-ups, assigning adequate and competent personnel to each
Ensure that all delivery/pick up documents are signed and payments have been collected and forwarded to Rental Coordinator for invoicing.
Coordinate the logistics of equipment orders for our in-house hotel properties.
Assist customers with the logistics of orders they are placing
Field phone calls and vet emails from on-site show personnel and process show site equipment add on requests. Determine the best of course of action to cover needs by by creating orders and facilitating the logistics to get equipment to site including transferring equipment form other branches or enlisting outside vendors to cover our needs
Provide after-hours/on-call support to our shows and branches on a rotating basis
Pull, ship and return orders as necessary.
Cross rent equipment from vendors when necessary, create or edit purchase orders corresponding to cross rental to ensure accuracy of payment of invoices.
Facilitate logistics of shipping equipment to show site by creating and tendering shipments utilizing our transportation management software
Responsible for helping maintain warehouse appearance and workflow.
Assist with warehouse projects and special assignments when assigned.
Assist Rental Manager in maintenance of company vehicles.
Remain up to date on new equipment and technology in order to be proficient in the field.
Maintain an accurate time sheet of hours and job numbers worked, assist technicians with maintenance of their time sheets and jobs worked.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum one+ years related experience and/or training in the audio visual industry.
Demonstrates strong customer service/relation skills, excellent supervisory skills.
Proven knowledge in at least three areas of audio visual equipment including audio, video, lighting, computers and basic A/V.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedures manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to speak effectively and professionally with customers and employees.
Ability to calculate basic multiplication, percentages, addition and subtraction.
Ability to perform these operations using units of American money, weight measurement, volume and distance.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Freeman is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, marital status, military and protected veteran status, genetic information, political affiliation or any other legally protected status. If you require accessibility assistance or accommodation for a disability when applying for open positions please email us at Careers@freeman.com.
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