Service Corporation International (SCI) Assistant Location Manager in Houston, Texas
Overview & Responsibilities
We currently have a full time opening for an Assistant Location Manager at Brookside Memorial Park & Crematory - Brookside Funeral Home in Houston, TX . This is the opportunity to be part of the Dignity Memorial® provider network and grow your career in the funeral, cremation and cemetery services business. For us, there is no greater responsibility than celebrating each life like no other and making a difference in the lives of people we serve.
The Assistant Location Manager must have demonstrated and successful knowledge of operations, marketing, sales, public relations and business development. Critical to the success of this operation are flawless execution standards, combined with a thorough understanding of our area demographics and local clientele. The ideal candidate is ready for the challenge and growth possibilities of this position. You will be expected to assist the Location Manager in directing and leading all Funeral Home personnel and ensure that the facility and equipment are maintained to a high degree of readiness.
Additional responsibilities include the following:
Assist in managing the daily activities of the business as if it were your own
Assure that location’s operating practices comply with appropriate regulations and company policies
Assist with achieving the location’s annual financial and marketing goals
Maintain a motivated and dedicated approach with the staff and use your skills to maximize service for our client family needs
Ensure visitations and services are conducted in a manner that exceeds the expectations of our client families and friends
Communicate effectively to ensure that staff members understand location goals, policies and procedures
Assist in developing staff with the skills necessary to service client family’s needs & serve as a mentor and coach to junior associates
Practice and promote teamwork among location staff
Provide forward marketing, community involvement and quality assurance
Devote a percentage of time to counseling and serving client families as needed
Requirements & Qualifications
Minimum 3 years of experience as a Funeral Director strongly preferred
Minimum 1 year management experience strongly preferred
Must have a current Funeral Director’s license in this state or have the ability to reciprocate quickly
Familiar with state laws
Knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Outlook
Ability to be involved in the community
Excellent interpersonal, leadership and communication skills
Who we are. What we do.
We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.
We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.
Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)
401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match
Vacation and sick time
Funeral discounts, and more
SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at.
As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V
Associate Requisition ID Req.58703
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