Sally Beauty

Assistant Buyer

Job Location US-TX-Denton
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/9/2018 2:29 PM)


Sally Beauty Holdings, the world’s largest wholesale and retail distributor of beauty supplies, is currently searching for an Assistant Buyer. Our world headquarters is conveniently located just 5 minutes north of Lake Lewisville off of I35E.


The Assistant Buyer supports Buyers and/or Category Managers to ensure maximum inventory control is maintained in the company distribution centers. Will also provide support for ad-hoc projects, as needed.


Daily Reports: 

  • Reviews, follows up, keeps current the following reports: Service Levels, Expediting, Daily Inventory Adjustments, Pending Discontinues, Pending Automatics and Open PO Report


  • Answers department phone calls related to the following:
  • Stores/field management questions, requests for special orders, other
  • DC’s issues related to receipts, back orders, appointments, Miss-Ships, RTVs, etc.
  • Vendor communication related to DC or store issues, new item sheet receipt/completion, UPC issue resolution, monthly ad and general contract generation/completion, and advertising confirmations
  • Blue Notes – generates blue note communication to stores
  • Manages collection for marketing images
  • No Thank You letters generated and sent related to product submissions
  • Misc – sends/communicates with Graphic Image, interacts with customer service on issues related to department

Product Related:

  • Completes and enters New Item Set Up
  • Generates markdowns, Price Increase/Decrease paperwork, enters promotional costs in systems
  • Enters limited Automatics to stores as directed by CM/Buyer
  • Maintain Model Store in general and for promotional reasons



  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration preferred.
  • 1-3 years previous experience in a purchasing/merchandising department helpful.
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office Software.
  • Ability to travel to off-site meetings.
  • Excellent Communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Excellent Organizational skills
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks in various environments
  • Ability to work with multiple departments and various levels of management.
  • Ability to present and maintain a professional image and relationship with customers, vendors, and other departmental staff.

We offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life Insurance, paid vacation and sick days, paid holidays, merchandise discounts, tuition reimbursement, and 401(k) with company match.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability.






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