Assistant District Manager
Montgomery, AL, USA Req #6040
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
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Assistant District Manager-Night Shift
Gannett Publishing Services
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
This position will assist the District Manager, and has
distribution responsibility for all Home Delivery, Single Copy and reports to
the Distribution Manager. The Asst. District Manager may also receive work
assignments within many areas of the distribution function, which may include
transportation, customer service, and redelivery operations.
The primary role of the Asst. District Manager is to oversee an
independent contractor carrier force in conjunction with the Distribution
Manager by ensuring customer/subscriber service and satisfaction levels are met
or exceeded. This position works part of the time in an office or distribution
center and majority of the time within the assigned newspaper district or
The successful candidate will work flexible hours recruiting,
negotiating and maintaining contracts with independent contractors for defined
geographical areas. They will also split and realign delivery areas, manage
dealer relations, collections/returns, deliver open / down routes and monitor
This position will insure that contractors adhere to their
contractual obligation for customer service, complaint resolution, reporting,
compliance of all local, state and federal laws. Overall responsibility for
insuring product position, rack sales effectiveness, point of purchase material
application, timely reporting, accounts receivable and adjustments. Manage
product integrity (ABC/insert verification), field verification of TMC,
bonding, and letters of credit. Managing drop times, delivery
sequence/schedules, and contingency planning.
This position promotes customer satisfaction and is responsible
for ensuring that SOP's/contracts for customer service, complaint resolution,
reporting, compliance of all local, state, federal, and Gannett regulations and
policies are established and implemented consistently across the region in the
Strong management and training experience, good math and computer
skills. Will manage home delivery and single copy operations in terms of total
number of subscribers, number of wholesalers and collections. Will also be
responsible for expense management in terms of delivery expense, subsidy and
part-time staffing hours.
Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.
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