Assistant District Manager

Lafayette, LA, USA Req #11864
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of nearly 140 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include the USA TODAY and more than 260 daily local newspaper brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, WordStream, and ThriveHive and U.K. media company Newsquest. There's never been a better time to join our talented team. Visit Gannett.com/Careers to learn more about our opportunities, and visit Gannett Privacy Policy to understand our privacy policy.

The Daily Advertiser in Lafayette, LA has openings for Part-Time Assistant District Managers. You will work closely with distribution staff to maintain an effective independent contractor delivery force to distribute all products either produced or distributed by the company while meeting the department’s delivery and financial objectives. This is a nighttime position usually starting between 11pm – midnight and includes weekends.


KEY ACTIVITIES

  • Assisting with delivery of newspaper routes
  • Recruit, contract, orientate and counsel independent contractors to provide excellent customer service to home delivery subscribers, TMC households and single copy outlets.
  • In the absence of a Distribution Supervisor manage the daily operations of the distribution center and maintain an effective work environment to provide feedback and leadership to all contractors, part-time employees and service agents.
  • Organizing and distributing paperwork
  • Staging newspapers for delivery by independent contractors
  • Ensuring previous delivery issues are addresses and resolved in a timely fashion
  • Communicate and collaborate with management and internal staff


SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and current insurance
  • Basic computer and mobile technology skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks daily
  • Excellent time management and communication skills

 

ADA REQUIREMENTS

Valid Driver’s License, insurance and reliable vehicle.

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. 

Other details

  • Job Family District Managers
  • Job Function Marketing Solutions
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Lafayette, LA, USA