Production Resource Group (PRG) is the world’s leading supplier of entertainment and event technology, production management and labor. PRG currently operates from over 40 Locations in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. From our worldwide facilities we provide our state-of-the-art inventory of audio, video, lighting, rigging, scenery and automation equipment.
PRG serves a range of markets, including concert touring, corporate events, trade shows, special events, theater, television and film. Our company is uniquely qualified to provide the resources and services customers need at any and all sites, efficiently and cost effectively. We provide service to the specialized needs of each of our markets. We can provide a single discipline, such as lighting, audio or video, or we can bundle disciplines for an integrated solution that meets the needs of the entire project.
Preferred locations: Orlando, FL/Chicago, IL/Las Vegas, NV
The Director, Freight (North America) is responsible for KPI management, contract and spend management, contract negotiations, Request for Quotes (RFQ)/Request for Proposals (RFP), QBR’s, logistics transformation and cost reduction projects. The Director, Freight will focus on overall relationship with freight partners; driving costs down through benchmarking of rates to drive lower quartile rates; lead RFPs & RFQ’s; negotiate contracts; facilitate and lead QBR’s with partners while ensuring contract compliance; act as escalation point for Regional Supply Chain team members for partner related issues. Additionally, the Director, Freight will drive optimization projects that improve service levels, reduce costs, reduce damages, etc. This role will require a high level of collaboration and influence on a national basis.