Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated

Distribution Supervisor

Knoxville, TN

Coke Consolidated is the largest independent Coca-Cola bottler in the United States. Our Purpose is to honor God, serve others, pursue excellence and grow profitably. For 115 years, we have been deeply committed to the consumers, customers and communities we serve and passionate about the broad portfolio of beverages and services we offer. We make, sell and distribute beverages of The Coca-Cola Company and other partner companies in more than 300 brands and flavors across 16 states to over 43 million consumers. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Coke Consolidated is traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol COKE.

Distribution Supervisor | Knoxville, TN

The Distribution Supervisor is responsible for the efficient delivery and merchandising of company products while meeting company distribution objectives. It is also responsible for the skill development of assigned delivery merchandisers through leading and proper training techniques by conducting up to three Right Execution Daily rides per week with his or her assigned delivery merchandisers. The Distribution Supervisor is additionally responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Coach, teach and train Delivery Merchandisers on processes and procedures necessary to maximize profit and productivity while maintaining satisfactory customer service.  This should be accomplished through consistent planned and documented R.E.D. rides (a minimum of 3 per week).
  • Manage the delivery and merchandising of ALL presold orders to insure that customer service and company standards are maintained at satisfactory levels.
  • Monitor key business indicators and develop action plans based on opportunities to drive productivity gains.
  • Establish behaviors that ensure a safe working environment is provided and ensure employees are trained on safe working techniques in the trade.
  • Manage and lead effective communications with sales, warehouse and route planning teams.

Experience & Background

  • Prefer candidates with knowledge of CCBCC Sales and Delivery operations.
  • Prior leadership and management experience a plus with the ability to effectively lead a group of people.
  • Must demonstrate good planning techniques and organizational skills.
  • HS Diploma is required and 4 year degree from an accredited college or university is a plus.
  • Valid driver's license and a Class-A CDL along with an excellent driving history.
  • Must have strong communication skills.

Candidate must be able to obtain; a valid medical examiners certificate (medical card) with Interstate non-excepted classification and a Class A license for the State hired.  Interstate non-excepted does not allow for State approved medical waivers. 

CCBCC is an equal employment opportunity employer

Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated

Lachanta Hayes

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