Tandy Leather

Tandy Leather
Your Closest Store

Tandy Leather has over 100 stores in the United States, Canada, UK, Spain and Australia.  Find your closest store here.


Tandy Leather, founded in 1919, is the premier distributor of leather and related products to customers worldwide. Our product lines consist of leather, leatherworking tools, buckles and adornments for belts, leather dyes and finishes, saddle and tack hardware, and do-it-yourself kits. At this time Tandy Leather operates retail and wholesale stores in 41 states and 4 countries.


We are currently seeking experienced, enthusiastic, career-minded Managers-In-Training (MIT) to join our management team.  If you have superior leadership skills, operational excellence and can increase sales and profitability while managing a dynamic sales team, this could be the position for you.  The MIT program requires relocation after a 3-6 month training program. 


Responsibilities of the MIT requires strong initiative and self-direction.  A high degree of “selling”, whether of ideas and policies with the organization, or products or services in the marketplace.  The job environment is fast paced and results-oriented.  A self-confident, extroverted style that can enliven, engage and positively impact individuals and groups is essential.  The ability to understand, quickly react and motivate others to adapt to the changing organization is a critical key to success.


Successful graduates of the MIT program will be charged with the opportunity to run their own store location.  Responsibilities of the Store Manager include recruiting, hiring, training, performance management, store operations, store merchandising, inventory management, directing and maximizing sales, and customer service.


Qualifications Required

·         1+yrs retail and/or management experience

·         Must be willing to relocate upon completion of requisite training

·         Must be 25 years of age or older

·         Must have a valid driver’s license and current auto insurance

·         Must clear background check & drug screen

·         Work weekends and evenings, as scheduled


TLF offers one of the best compensation packages in the business including:

·         Competitive compensation

·         Up to 20% of net profit after store’s first $25,000, which is paid quarterly (last year our top managers earned over $100,000 in bonus).

·         Generous employee discount

·         Paid Holidays

·         Paid Sick Days

·         Health/Dental/Vision Insurance

·         401(k) Plan - company matched


If you or someone you know might be a good fit for Tandy Leather please send a cover letter with resume and salary requirements to:  tlfjobs@tandyleather.com.