Beacon Roofing Supply Distribution Leadership Trainee in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Distribution Leadership Trainee

atBeacon Roofing Supply

Date Posted: 1/6/2019

Job Description

Management Trainee (Distribution Leadership Program)

Based in Tuscaloosa, AL

Are you looking to build a career with a stable and successful company?

Are you ambitious, creative, personable, resourceful and hard working?

Are you willing to roll up your sleeves and work in the warehouse one day and in the office the next?

Do you have a strong desire to be a leader in the distribution and building materials industry?

We are a growing organization looking to develop top talent to fuel our continued successful growth. Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. is one of the largest distributors of residential and non-residential roofing and complementary building products in North America. Beacon currently has over 550 locations in the US and 6 Canadian provinces with more than 8,500 employees. We are known throughout the building supply industry for having quality people, quality service and quality building products.

Beacon Roofing Supply is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock market under the symbol BECN. In June of 2006 Beacon Roofing Supply was named to the NASDAQ Global Select Market. Beacon is a FORTUNE 500 company.

Built on a solid foundation of prior success, our Distribution Leadership Program (DLP) provides training, development opportunities and guidance for participants to advance into management positions in 18-24 months from their entry date into the program. The program is designed to teach utilizing a mentoring situational style. Participants need to be high performers with the willingness to relocate within our geographic footprint for development and career opportunities. Participants must have a positive outlook, be flexible and willing to drive a forklift one day, and present to the Leadership Team the next!

As a DLP trainee, you’ll receive a customized learning and training plan that will enable you to learn our business from the ground up. You’ll learn how to run a multi-million dollar business while developing a strategy for continued growth. You’ll have the opportunity to work with people as motivated and driven as you are and you’ll be empowered to influence change and make business decisions as you grow with the company. We offer a competitive compensation package and an outstanding benefits program that includes medical, dental, vision, company paid life, accident and disability insurance as well as employee-paid group life insurance for employees, spouses and children for eligible employees. We also offer a sponsored Wellness Program to help with the premium cost for benefits.

Additionally, we offer a 401(k) matching contribution as well as a discretionary profit sharing plan for eligible employees.

To qualify for this position, you need

  • To have graduated within the last two years with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution with a major in Business, Management, Supply Chain, Marketing, or related field of study.

  • Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong problem solving and creative skills.

  • The ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis.

  • Strong ability to work in a changing environment and see through complexity.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with and influence all levels of the organization and help drive change.

  • Proficiency with Excel, PowerPoint, and Word tools.

  • Willingness to relocate within the company's geographic footprint.

  • Authorization to work in the United States.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time

  • Location:Tuscaloosa,AL

  • Job Type: Construction

  • Experience:Not Specified

  • Date Posted:1/6/2019

About Us

Beacon Builds Careers

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. is one of the largest distributors of residential and non-residential roofing and complementary building products in North America. Beacon currently has over 589 locations in 50 US states and 6 Canadian provinces, approximately 8,500 employees and annual revenues in excess of $7.0 billion.

We are always recruiting for the best talent. If you have a desire to work in the building products industry and want to build your career with an industry leader, consider working with us.