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Assistant District Manager (Entry Level)

Company: Gannett
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Assistant District Manager (Entry Level) Shreveport, LA, USA Req #12188 Thursday, October 29, 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 than260 daily local newspaper brands, digital marketing services companiesReachLocal, WordStream, andThriveHiveand U.K. media company Newsquest.There's never been a better time to join our talented team. Visitto learn more about our opportunities, and visit to understand our privacy policy. The Shreveport Times in Shreveport, LA has a part-time opening for an Assistant District Manager. 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 night-time position usually starting between 11pm - midnight and includes weekends. Achieve company objectives and oversee an independent contractor carrier force. Ensure goodwill between company and independent contractors and ensure compliance with contract terms, under the guidance of the Distribution Manager. Contribute to growing circulation volumes and revenue within the assigned district. Ensure customer/subscriber satisfaction levels are met or exceeded. Distribute products to independent contractors and assist with delivering open/down routes. Other related duties as assigned, including transportation, customer service, and redelivery operations. RequirementsValid driver's license, dependable vehicle, liability insurance at good motor vehicle record are required for this position.Ability to work as part of a team, with minimal daily supervision and high degree of self-motivation. Ability to problem solve, resolve issues & complaints, demonstrate sound reasoning, exercise judgment, and make decisions. Ability to repetitively stoop, bend and walk to distribute newspapers. Will push and pull carts loaded with newspapers and repetitively lift newspaper bundles weighing between 10-40 pounds. Ability to work flexible overnight hours, available at any time as needed to include weekends and holidaysEducationHigh school diploma or equivalent required, a college education will help in advancement opportunities. Preferred Skills Strong leadership ability to lead a mixed workforce of employees and independent contractors spread out across several different markets. Strong PC skills including word processing and spreadsheet applications. Knowledge of Shreveport/Bossier City and surrounding areas.Gan.GPS Gannett Co., 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 Shreveport, LA, USA

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