FREEMAN Assistant Manager, Warehouse - McCook, IL in McCook, Illinois

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.

SUMMARY

Oversees professional and/or supervisory employees in Operations. Adheres to the strategy within their specific function. Focus in operations management, execution, and process improvement, planning and scheduling in the Warehouse department.

  • Inspect and ensure all safety procedures are being followed

  • Check for and ensure that quality control is being practiced on all jobs

  • Inspect for proper use and quantity of labor

  • Provide support to the warehouse team as needed. as needed

  • Analyze show load and operations schedules

  • Ensure outgoing orders are complete and on schedule

  • Ensure information is being dispersed to appropriate departments in a timely manner

  • Attend pre-con meetings

  • Hold meetings with our support vendors

  • Meet with the Warehouse Manager on special projects

  • Make sure that all paperwork is processed properly through your department as well as others

  • Attend meetings held by other departments

  • Ensure training is on going and make recommendations on training needed

  • Support Warehouse Manager with Corporate Training Program

  • Conduct yearly review of assigned personnel to be held along with the Warehouse Manager

  • Responsible for holding the Safety Meeting daily meetings

  • Operations process improvement

  • Assist the Warehouse Manager with any and all projects as needed

  • Champion quality processes throughout facility

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D., and a minimum 4 years of events, management or warehouse operational experience; equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience in the trade show industry preferred.

  • Experience with audio visual products.

  • Record of achieving revenue and client service goals within budget.

  • Successful at leveraging technology and people to optimize efficiencies and service delivery.

  • Experience developing a culture of continuous process improvement.

  • Successful at recruiting, developing, managing and retaining employees.

  • Ability to manage employees and effectively present information.

  • Ability to work productively with clients and general public.

Freeman is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status. Freeman will consider, for employment, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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