Distribution Worker - DM Assistant

Lee Enterprises Inc   Lynchburg, VA   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on June 28, 2024
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The News & Advance is now hiring a part-time DM Assistant in the Lynchburg area. Let your customer service and problem solving skills provide the foundation for success. Get ready to experience a job with excitement, but without the usual routine.

DM Assistant assists District Supervisor with newspaper delivery, sales, collections, and customer service for an assigned geographical area. This includes working closely with independent contractors. There will be times the DM Assistant distributes the publications. A commitment to customer service excellence and complaint resolution is a main priority for this role.

Must have valid driver's license, dependable vehicles, auto insurance, and be able to work a flexible schedule that varies. Typical schedule is between 2 am 7 am.

If you are interest in starting an exciting career in the newspaper industry with opportunity for advancement, apply today!

Job type: part-time
DM Assistant

Lynchburg and surrounding areas

This position is the direct link between the District Supervisors and customers. This person must be able to work flexible hours as the situation demands.

Required Experience/Skills:

Must be dependable.

Required skills include organizational skills, problem solving, evaluating and setting priorities, good judgment, good communication skills, good attention to detail, and accuracy.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

Assists District Supervisors with the day-to-day operation of the distribution of the newspaper including multiple newspapers, TMC products, third party samples, NIE, partner publications and other products as assigned. This position assists District Supervisors with sales, service and collection efforts for a designated geographical area (district).

EOE

Why Join Us?

Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This includes paid parental leave for new parents.

Lee Enterprises is a major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of local news and information, with daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 350 weekly and specialty publications serving 73 markets in 26 states. Year to date, Lee's newspapers have an average daily circulation of 1.0 million, and our legacy websites, including acquisitions, reach more than 33 million digital unique visitors.

Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at www.lee.net.

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.