Newspaper Delivery Manager Part Time required for Bridgetown Stores, T

17 Apr 2017
25 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Job Brief

We are looking for a Newspaper Delivery Manager to oversee the delivery of newspapers to home delivery customers and the management of the accounts for these customers, which will include dealing with customer queries. You must be comfortable to work early morning and weekends, and you will require your own car.

Bridgetown Stores is a Convenience Store in Totnes, Devon with 300 home delivery paper customers. We have 15 paper deliverers, both adult and young people with varying delivery responsibilities from walking rounds during the week and at weekends, to a driving round covering the surrounding villages. We are open from 5am, 7 days a week, and receive the papers from the supplier at approximately 5.30am daily. Paper Accounts are run on a computer system and customer statements are sent out on a 4 weekly basis.

Job Responsibilities

Oversee the paper delivery staff and recruit where required
Manage paper accounts and deal with queries
Manage the weekly submission of vouchers to Smiths News
Organise weekly wages for paper delivery staff
Stand in on paper rounds where necessary
Be responsible for paper deliverer staff health & safety


Leadership skills and ability to manage staff
Strong decision making ability and problem solving skills
Good communication skills
Able to work on a computerised paper management system
Must have own car and be prepared to use it for deliveries when required


Saturday and Sunday early mornings and weekdays where required.
Minimum 10 hours per week plus extra hours where required.
GBP12 per hour