1900 Colonel Sanders Lane

Franchise Finance Analyst

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Franchise Finance Analyst
1900 Colonel Sanders Lane
Louisville, KY
40213

Description:

Franchisee Growth (50%)

* Support franchisees who are looking to grow with identifying opportunities and connecting with potential capital funding sources to fund their growth.


* Connect with franchisees to discuss future growth plans and/or succession planning.


* Develop framework with Operations and Development to streamline processes.


* Develop and maintain relationships with restaurant brokers and franchise lenders across the US to actively promote buying and selling opportunities within the KFC brand.



Collections (30%)

* Act as liaison with franchisees on collecting royalty, NCAC, rent & other miscellaneous payments.


* Prepare, distribute, and track all financial defaults and demands.


* Partner with NCAC on payments, defaults, etc.


* Collaborate with Control and AR on payment errors and aging corrections.


* Serve as primary contact with outside collections agency regarding exited franchisees' balances.



Franchisee to Franchisee Transfers (10%)

* Act as primary contact for both buyer and seller throughout entire transfer process, from initial document requests to collection of final balances.



Ad-hoc Requests (10%)

* Support the Franchise Finance Manager in preparing detailed reports for KFC's Leadership Team on YTD progress against strategic goals.


* Support KFC Finance Team as needed on ad-hoc projects and various strategic initiatives.



Minimum Requirements :

* Education/Certifications – Bachelor's Degree in Finance / Accounting or related field required


* Experience
* Years of Experience – Minimum of 3 years related experience.


* Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office (primarily Excel and Powerpoint).


* Knowledge of Oracle (JD Edwards and/or PeopleSoft) and/or Microsoft Power BI are a plus.


* Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate across all levels.


* Ability to work independently in a fast-paced corporate office environment.





KFC Corporation, based in Louisville, Kentucky, is one of the few brands in America that can boast about having a rich, 60-year history of success and innovation. In fact, KFC is the world's most popular chicken restaurant chain and a division of Yum! Brands, the world's largest restaurant company.

Yum! Brands, Inc., based in Louisville, Kentucky, has over 45,000 restaurants in more than 135 countries and territories and is one of the Aon Hewitt Top Companies for Leaders in North America. In 2018, Yum! Brands was recognized as part of the inaugural Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index. The company's restaurant brands – KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell – are global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories.

More important than our size is our commitment to breakthrough innovation and the success of our employees. We're proud of the unique culture we've built, one where everyone can be their best self, make a difference and have fun! We believe in our people, trust in their positive intentions, encourage ideas from everyone, and have actively developed a workforce that is diverse in style and background.

Additional Info:

KFC restaurants across the US are commonly operated by independent businesses owners called Franchisees. They have a contract with KFC allowing them to sell our products and have all operating responsibility for their restaurant, including being your employer. As a result, independently-owned franchised or licensed locations may have different requirements.

Please keep in mind, this is just basic information and you’ll find out more after you apply. At KFC, what you do matters! So if you want to be part of a winning team, find out now why Life Tastes Better with KFC. Apply today!

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