1900 Colonel Sanders Lane

Manager, Talent Attraction

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Manager, Talent Attraction
1900 Colonel Sanders Lane
Louisville, KY


* Ownership & Strategic Direction: Define and sell-in KFC Talent Attraction strategy for short and long range planning ensuring the KFC employment brand remains an industry leader.
* Talent@KFC: Lead Talent@KFC system functionality and user capability including the Talent@KFC page on TeamKFC, employment marketing, troubleshooting of issues and partnering with internal teams.
* RSC Recruitment: Lead recruitment efforts for all KFCC corporate positions including talent attraction, interview and selection, and offer negotiation in partnership with the Hiring Managers, KFCC HRG and the Compensation team.
* Vendor Management: Manage vendors related to Talent Attraction including terms negotiation and maintaining a high standard of delivery and partnership.
* Project Management: Cross functional project management leadership as necessary.
* Communication with internal and external stakeholders to proactively recruitment expectations for the Brand.
* Franchisee Engagement: Partner with the Field HR team to offer support as needed in implementing Talent@KFC subscriptions and growing staffing know-how for Franchisees.
* Capability Building: Build KFCC hiring manager capability in selection through the one-on-one coaching and development.

Minimum Requirements :

* Education/Certifications – College degree required; prefer advanced degree in related field.

* Experience
* Years of Experience – 3-5 years' experience leading a Staffing function in a multi-unit environment.

* Demonstrated project and vendor management capabilities.

* Must have strong internal motivation, intellectual curiosity, logical thinking, and a desire to have a large impact on the organization. Being a Customer Maniac is a must.

* Must have proven track record driving results via creative thinking and problem solving.

* Proven track record of influencing and negotiation skills.

* Demonstrated ability to effectively multi-task & generate actionable recommendations. Demonstrated track record of strong Project Management skills.

* Excellent interpersonal & team skills with ability to present to Senior Leadership

* Clear and effective communication across all media (face to face, by phone, in writing) with people at various levels, whether internal or external to the organization, including Franchisees. Ability to partner well with cross functional departments and work with all levels of management, including senior management.

* Ability to efficiently manage workload well with shifting priorities. Ability to work independently and multi-task in a fast paced and deadline-driven environment while generating actionable recommendations.

* Strong system/technical skills, including proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite with strong Excel and Powerpoint skills.

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:

Keep in mind, this is just basic information. You’ll find out more after you apply. And independently-owned franchised or licensed locations may have different requirements. 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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If you need assistance in the application or hiring process to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time by contacting the location nearest you.