District Manager in Hendersonville, NC at Ferrellgas

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

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Job Description

APPLY TO BECOME A NAME BEHIND THE FLAME!
The primary purpose of this District Manager role is to ensure the effective, efficient and progressive performance of a smaller, growth-based District. Growth orientation drives all aspects of the business, encouraging long-term sustainability. This leadership position exemplifies a culture of outstanding Customer Service while adhering to company safety policies and procedures, as well as governmental regulations. This individual will be expected to supervise subordinate employees. This position typically requires at least three years of management experience in marketing, sales, and/or operations. A bachelor's degree in operations or business management is preferred.
Benefits:
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation
  • Wellness program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
Essential Functions:
  • Assumes overall responsibility for District P&L/budget, safety, sales and personnel.
  • Drives a perpetual growth environment and corresponding initiatives throughout the District, being directly involved with the execution down to the Customer level.
  • Engages in field operations, customer interaction and employee development. This is not an office based position, but rather an all-encompassing leadership position that is field based.
  • Determine the most effective use of resources available to provide outstanding Customer service.
  • Ensures that the District remains compliant with the company safety policies and procedures, and follows applicable laws and regulations.
  • Selects, trains, coaches and develops District Employees. Creates and upholds a work environment that encourages Employee morale.
  • Instills and upholds a Customer Service Culture within the District that fosters retention, relationships and loyalty, positioning the District for increased growth opportunities.
  • Acts as a business owner. Sets an example and inspires team to embrace every new opportunity, defend the customer base and capture increased market share.
Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in operations or business management preferred.
  • 3+ years management experience in marketing, sales, and operations.
  • DOT or propane gas experience
  • CDL with hazmat endorsement
  • Customer service experience.
  • Solid understanding of distribution principles.
  • Ability to lead and manage employees.
  • Solid understanding of expense management concepts.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on team building and developing a positive rapport with company employees at all levels as well as customers.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, and Access.
  • Proven history of ethical business decision and integrity.
Why work for Ferrellgas? We're so much more than a company that consistently ranks among the nation's largest propane retailers. We're also a company that strives to provide the very best propane service in each of the hundreds of communities we serve across the United States.
In 2017, Ferrellgas was ranked by Forbes as one of the Best Employers in America. For more information about the company culture, visit our Life at Ferrellgas page. And, if you're interested in being a part of a winning company, join the Ferrellgas team today!

cassiehughey@ferrellgas.com