27 days old

Part-Time Project Manager - McCook, IL

McCook, IL 60525
Were 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 **Part-Time Project Manager** to produce timely and accurate cost estimates/sales proposals to include exhibit construction, graphics, show services and transportation, taking in to account company production methods, labor and material costs. Produces clearly written production documentation (tickets), and distributes through various systems as required. Works within a managed, continuous online tasking system to execute on a high volume - short turn around deliverables. Additional duties include:

+ Estimate exhibit structures using pre-built pricing grids and calculation tools.

+ Analyze and explain pricing structures to sales and revenue stakeholders.

+ Assist Account Executive with budgets in gathering information necessary.

+ Ensure production information is communicated effectively to all producing branches.

+ Edit and notate drawings using simple Adobe software.

+ Communicate /coordinate production info including service orders through TSS and EMS Reviews/confirms details with producing branches/depots and outside vendors.

+ Prepares show site information preparing ticket books, service order forms, floor plans/layouts, travel information and transportation.

+ Follow up with all suppliers and cost areas post show to make sure total costs are billed.

+ Data enter job information and supporting documentation on Salesforce.com.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.


+ Minimum one (1) years of related experience.

+ Must possess Microsoft Excel experience.

+ Knowledge of Adobe Reader/Writer, MS Publisher, MS Word.

+ Familiarity with Microsoft 7 operating system.

+ Ability to write reports, proposals, business correspondence and procedure manuals.

+ Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.

+ Ability to compute standard / metric measurements, fractions, square footage, and volume.

+ Ability to read construction plans, set-up drawings and floor plans.

+ Ability to compute sales formulas (mark ups, jobs costing, percentages, cost vs. retail, etc.).

+ Ability to work independently on assigned projects.

+ Ability to navigate ambiguous direction to determine client product or service requests.

+ Ability to effectively present information to and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.

+ Experience building pricing proposals in MS Excel templates.

+ High School Diploma or GED.


+ Experience in trade show industry

+ Bachelor's Degree

At Freeman, our commitment to diversity and inclusion is helping us to create not only a great place to work, but also an environment where our employees, our customers and our communities around the world can reach their goals and connect with each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status and other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


Posted: 2019-10-21 Expires: 2019-11-20

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