General Manager at FerrellGas

Posted in Management 13 days ago.

Location: Woodbridge, New Jersey

Job Description:


Ferrellgas is searching for a General Manager to lead the service center team in achieving financial success including year over year performance, customer growth and retention, and ensuring safe & efficient operations. This individual inspires the team to grow the market share and customer base, while proactively running the business based on data, metrics and predictive models. Strong business acumen is a must! As a General Manager, you will directly supervise our Logistics Supervisors and District Managers, while providing leadership to the entire service center team, and maintaining open communication with the Region Manager.


  • Medical, dental, and vision plans
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Paid Time Off (including holidays)
  • Wellness program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

Essential Functions:

  • Inspires teams, both onsite and remote, to embrace every new opportunities, defend the customer base and capture increased market share.
  • Accountable for execution against key performance indicators (KPIs), standards and systems to measure performance.
  • Understands, analyzes, and utilizes P&L statements and other business reports.
  • Develops plan and manages operations to achieve budgeted goals.
  • Develops working relationships with key customers at the local level and interfaces with key high impact accounts.
  • With the help of the management team, develops and executes delivery and service routes that address customer needs in a cost-effective manner.
  • Anticipates future needs/opportunities and integrates them into the annual business plan.
  • Using evidence-based management principles, coaches and provides instruction for consistent improvement in key performance metrics.


  • Bachelor's degree in operations, business management or related field or equivalent experience.
  • 6+ years of experience in an operations leadership role.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Proven history of ethical business decision and integrity and the ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on developing a positive rapport with company employees at all levels and outside constituents.
  • Detail oriented with the ability to take projects/tasks through to completion.
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills with the ability to effectively multi-task.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills in a customer-focused environment.
  • Demonstrated persistence to overcome obstacles and challenges with the ability to set and achieve challenging goals.
  • Demonstrated skills in data analysis, strategic planning, measurements, and fiscal responsibility.
  • Proficient Microsoft Office skills including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Why work for Ferrellgas? We're so much more than a company that consistently ranks among the nation's largest propane retailers. We're also a company that strives to provide the very best propane service in each of the hundreds of communities we serve across the United States.

Ferrellgas has been recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Employers in America. For more information about the company culture, visit our Life at Ferrellgas page. And, if you're interested in being a part of a winning company, join the Ferrellgas team today!