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District Operations Manager in Tampa, FL at Vallen

Date Posted: 1/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    5 to 7 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Could you be the one to lead our District Operations in Florida?

The Opportunity

Vallen is currently seeking a District Operations Manager to manage inside sales and customer service, warehouse, and administrative activities with supervision responsibilities for all associates physically located at the site as well as satellite locations within the district. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for branch operations performance, with emphasis on customer service, operating expenses and working capital
  • Responsible for branch warehouse and inventory management
  • Provide overall leadership to drive flawless execution, culture, and company values 
  • Attract, hire, develop and train all assigned branch positions

FYI - This position is NOT a transportation operations related position. 


About Vallen

Vallen is an industry leader in delivering flexible supply chain solutions and services along with a comprehensive range of maintenance, repair, operating, production, safety and electrical products to meet the growing supply needs of customers in facilities across North America and around the world. Vallen is headquartered in Belmont, NC and is a subsidiary of Sonepar USA, part of the global Sonepar family.


Working at Vallen

At Vallen, we are committed to the success of our customers and our co-workers and do what it takes to get the job done right. We work diligently to improve and drive results that create value. We’re hands-on, responsive and team-oriented. We apply our insights, experience and relationships to find the best

Qualifications include:

  • 5 to 7+ years of Branch Operations and Customer Service/Inside Sales Management experience in a distribution environment is required
  • Must have experience interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems
  • Experience managing and leading inside sales and customer service teams is required
  • Strong leadership skills are necessary with ability to motivate team members is required
  • Required to have experience managing multi-million dollar operations
  • Must have very strong MS Excel skills - able to perform Pivot Tables, VLOOKUPs, formulas, etc.
  • Must be willing to travel up to 30% (one day per week in Jacksonville, FL)
  • Warehousing and Inventory Management experience
  • Must have experience managing and analyzing a P&L
  • Must have excellent communication skills and interest in dealing with customers
  • Experience managing offsite locations and personnel is a plus
  • Industrial Distribution experience is a plus
  • Sales experience is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

Benefits include:

401(k) Plan, Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, Paid Personal, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care), Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts and a definitive career path.

EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran


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