Denton, TX, US
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Transportation Manager

Country : USA USA

State : Texas

County : Denton County

Town : Denton

Category : Logistics

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Company presentation

Nestled conveniently in North Texas in the vibrant (booming, bustling) city of Denton is the corporate headquarters of Sally Beauty Holdings, the world's largest wholesale and retail distributor of beauty supplies. We are inviting applications for a Transportation Manager. This position reports to the Company's Director Transportation and Logisitics Fulfillment Services.
This individual develops, directs and implements the domestic transportation to support outbound store deliveries & key partnerships with internal/external customers, and vendors resulting in best-in-class service performance & effective cost-focus strategies. Directs transportation strategy and identifies opportunities for process improvements. Create and sustain a customer service model that exceeds the expectations of customers. Assess and improve customer satisfaction, service delivery model and improve the bottom line. Provides support for all business units operating under Sally Beauty Holdings. Provides leadership and direction to Transportation staff and associates, and maximizes workforce utilization while promoting/fostering the SBH values.
"At Sally Beauty Holdings, we find beauty in diversity. Our inclusivity and self-expression are what fuel our innovation and growth. You are welcome here, and you can thrive here. We find beauty in YOU. Join us."

Job description

- Manage regional pool distribution to support store deliveries for 1/4 of SBH network & Develops key partnerships with 3rd party vendors, both existing and new, leading edge organizations. Calculates return (ROI) and evaluates and recommends strategies for meeting increasing sales/volume/customer demands and timeliness/accuracy of shipments to stores and customers
- Monitor & continuous improvement store/customer transportation on-time performance & opportunities as they occur
- Develop and manage the freight-operating budget with the goal of negotiating and selecting the best carriers at the best cost that provide the best service for the company.
- Route outbound shipments, monitor carrier negotiated service terms. Audit freight invoices and process carrier freight claims in accordance with contractual agreements and company ethics.
- Maintain accurate control over all store and customer shipments by complying with all ICC and Sarbanes-Oxley policies and procedures, including regular invoice and shipping document audits.
- Develops and prepares annual operating budget and ensures compliance. Achieves operating and financial goals and objectives.


- Bachelor's Degree
- 5-7 years of Traffic/Freight Management and Transportation experience in retail or similar environment
- Previous experience in a fast paced, high volume organization, which mandates quick decision-making and effective communication
- Expansive exposure and experience in contract negotiations.
- Proficient in Excel, Word and freight rating software
- Experiences in analytics software such as Tableau, Power BI, Clik,
- Excellent written and oral skills
- Practical experience with a Transportation Management System (TMS), Freight Audit System and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
- Experience performing in a goal setting environment
We offer a competitive salary and outstanding benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life Insurance, paid vacation and sick days, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement and 401(k) with company match. In addition, associates of SBH may take advantage of our in house salon with complementary services and a varied selection of food options at our corporate campus. Also, featured at our corporate campus, is both a Sally Beauty and CosmoProf Professional onsite store, where associates enjoy a great merchandise discount!
At SBH, we remain committed to protecting the health and safety of all our customers and associates and maintain the following COVID-19 Precautions:
- Personal protective equipment provided or required
- Social distancing guidelines in place
- Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
- Remote interview process
- Temperature screenings
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability.
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