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Location Manager - Funeral Home ##Seaside Funeral Home...
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Carriage Services Inc. | Corpus Christi, TX
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Job Description

Location Manager- Seaside Memorial Park, Corpus Christi

If you are looking to join an organization that believes in the power of people

then a career with Carriage is for you! Carriage Services is changing the

face of the funeral and cemetery industry in the United States. Every day, the

work we do is directed by the following five guiding principles:

* Honesty, integrity, and quality in all that we do.

* Hard work, pride of accomplishment, and

shared success through employee ownership.

* Belief in the power of people through individual initiative and teamwork.

* Outstanding service and profitability go hand-in-hand.

* Growth of the company is driven bydecentralization and partnership.

The Location Manager is accountable for overseeing the operations of the business

to ensure the expectations of client families and their guests are exceeded.

* Oversees the management of resources and day-to-day


* Establishing a financial plan and ensure goals and

objectives are met each year.

* Analyze activities, costs, operations, and forecast

data to determine location progress toward goals and objectives.

* Understand and monitor compliance of Federal, state,

and local laws and regulations for operation of a cemetery,

cemetery sales, crematory, and funeral home.

* Develop and monitor quality relationships with

suppliers in order to ensure that products and services offered to the business

add value to client family satisfaction and market share growth. Ensure that

all business operation permits are current and applied for in a timely manner.

* Monitor and manage financial results in a manner that

meets or exceeds standards.

* Prepare and manage capital requests and expenditures.

* Provide a high level of coaching, mentoring, and

development to department heads and location staff.

* Be responsible to ensure that family survey and family

service follow up calls are completed.

* Inspections of all facilities, grounds, and locations

to ensure all are maintained to standards.

* Develop and implement marketing plans to expand

exposure of the location in the community.

* Sponsor on-site community events that promote the

business to the community.

* Develop relationships with community businesses and


* Assist direct reports with setting and meeting their


* Encourage the development of new service offerings.

* Other duties as assigned.


* College degree or some college required.

* Current TX State Funeral Director/Embalmers license


* A minimum of 3 years' experience managing a funeral


* Must understand how to analyze financial reports to

determine actions necessary to maintain and/or improve the location's


* Ability to drive to learn a new market and grow the


* Willingness to explore additional prospecting channels

* Able to read, write and speak English fluently.

* Bilingual is a plus.

* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word,

Excel, Access and PowerPoint) required. Detail oriented and ability to work in

a team setting.


Company Overview

* Carriage Services is a leading provider of professional funeral and cemetery

services and products in the United States. Headquartered in the vital,

thriving city of Houston, Texas, Carriage is reaching out to care for

families in diverse communities throughout the country. Carriage

Services is changing the face of the funeral and cemetery industry in the United

States. We invite you to be a part of this sweeping change. Carriage

Services is an equal opportunity employer.

Other details

* Job Family Funeral Operations
* Pay Type Salary
* Seaside Funeral Home - 4357 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, Texas, United States of America

About Carriage Services Inc.

Carriage Services, Inc. (Carriage) is a provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. The Company operates two types of businesses: funeral homes and cemeteries. During the year ended December 31, 2008, the funeral homes segment accounted for approximately 75% of the Company's total revenue, and cemeteries segment accounted for approximately 25% of its total revenue. The Company provides funeral and cemetery services and products on both an at-need (time of death) and preneed (planned prior to death) basis. As of December 31, 2008, Carriage operated 136 funeral homes in 25 states and 32 cemeteries in 11 states. (Source: 10-K)