District Manager

Columbus, OH, US

NOTE:  This position can be based from any location within the South (Ohio) District.

POSITION OBJECTIVE:  Responsible for managing, operations and sales of identified branches within the region territory.


Describe each major duty, task and responsibility with emphasis on what is done rather than how it is done.  List them in the order of importance.


        • Provide leadership and direction for branch managers.
        • Implement the company’s best practices in each branch to help promote an efficient and seamless operation.
        • Work closely with branch managers and their salespeople to help them reach their goals.
        • Conduct branch reviews, measuring budget performance, AR, inventory performance, etc.
        • Instill a proper safety culture. Involve branch managers in our safety program, keeping safe work habits a priority.
        • Implement/enforce/reinforce corporate and regional policy within their branches
        • Executing the initiatives that support RVP’s goals for the region. 
        • Develop current BMs, future BMs, and encourage recruitment of strong talent into the business. 
        • Interviewing/hiring as well as training BM’s on the process.
        • Provide guidance and assistance to sales directors and product mangers within the region that are focused on sales growth and effectiveness.


        • Work with branch managers for sales projections and budgeting responsibilities.
        • Responsible for vendor relationships within their territory Work with key vendors to build relationships, develop programs, etc. 
        • Evaluate branch and territory inventories
        • Operations Management: Continuous benchmarking to improve branch efficiency and effectiveness of the branch operations.  Provide oversight on process and procedure. 
        • Responsible for delivering the financial goals of their area of responsibility by analyzing and managing the P&L.


        • Review exception reports in accordance with internal audit requirements.
        • Review and facilitate voids and credits within the approval levels of the company.


  1. ALL OTHER DUTIES – Perform all other duties as assigned including carrying out responsibilities, performing duties, using skills and working in conditions necessary to perform all assigned tasks.




  1. Confidentiality – keeps all confidential matters concerning the affairs of Beacon Roofing Supply in full confidence.
  2. Technical skills – adequate skill in Word, Excel, Outlook, Mincron and Intranet/Internet.
  3. Communication
    1. Listening – extracts and uses information from oral communications
    2. Oral Communication – Effectively expresses himself in one-on-one communications and in group settings. 
    3. Written Communications – Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals in a clear and grammatically correct manner.  Catches errors of others, particularly in written material.
  4. Leadership
  1. Integrity – Maintains social, ethical, organizational and departmental norms.
  2. Attention to Detail – accomplishes total tasks, showing concern for all areas, no matter how small. 
  3. Initiative – influences events, self-starts, originates action and goes beyond what is necessarily called for.
  4. Practical Learning – assimilates and applies new information.
  5. Tolerance for Stress – performs under pressure.
  1. Customer Service Orientation
  1. Customer Awareness – look for opportunities to improve customer service orientation through better understanding and empathy for the customer experience.
  2. Company Representation - serve as an extension of the Region Vice President when handling customer complaints. 
  3. Can-do Attitude – Take personal responsibility for successful completion of each task.
  1. Interpersonal
    1. Adaptability – maintains effectiveness with varying tasks, responsibilities and people.
    2. Impact – creates a good first impression, commands attention and respect, shows an air of confidence, particularly in a sales or customer service scenario. 
  2. Decision-Making
    1. Judgment – ability to define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
    2. Action Oriented - develops alternative courses of action and makes recommendations based on logical assumptions and factual information. 
    3. Reasoning – able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions containing multiple variables that are furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. 
  3. Knowledge
    1. Beacon Roofing Supply Organizational Knowledge – is knowledgeable of the branch and divisional organizational structure.   
    2. Policy Knowledge – is knowledgeable of departmental and organizational policies/procedures.
    3. Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  
    4. Be able to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical solutions. 
  4. Efficiency
    1. Able to multi-task and handle requests from multiple sources in an accurate manner
    2. Ability to manage time and work duties effectively.
  5. Physical Demands - The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 
    1. While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear.
    2. The employee is occasionally required to sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. 
    3. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
    4. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.



Branch Managers and their team, on a regular basis

“Our goal at Beacon is to cultivate an environment where all ideas are welcomed, and all our people feel empowered.”

Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin