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Learning Developer

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Learning Developer
1900 Colonel Sanders Lane
Louisville, KY


Yum! Brands, Inc. has over 39,000 restaurants in more than 130 countries and territories and more than 1.4 million associates worldwide. The Company's brands - KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell are the global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories.

KFC Global, based in Plano, Texas, is a powerful global growth engine for Yum! Brands, with more than 14,000 restaurants. KFC is a diverse, high-return business, with over $650 million in operating profits in 2013 and over 650+ new restaurant openings. Our international business and growth is one of the key factors that makes us truly unique in the restaurant industry.

What makes Yum! a great place to work? It's our people. That's why we invest in people capability so they can make the most of their career. With a diverse workforce and ongoing opportunities for personal and professional success, we've built a culture that rewards and recognizes great effort while providing the work/life balance that is so important to all of us.


* Leverage best-in-class communication principles and training practices to curate content that enhance self-paced, micro, social, and facilitated learning programs
* Leverage both current and future training platforms/technologies using established instructional design principles and theory to ensure product integrity and legitimacy in a variety of modalities
* Apply VR to learning content and collaborate with visual designers to immerse learners in real-world simulations
* Oversee the planning, implementation and tracking of specific short and long term projects as assigned by the L&D leadership
* Support the research and application of emerging learning technologies and concepts
* Demonstrate success in partnering, interacting with and influencing key project stakeholders in coordination with L&D leadership
* Influence positive learning outcomes by ensuring content meets audience needs


* Bachelor's Degree (Instructional Design, Educational Technology or Education preferred); Master's Degree preferred

EXPERIENCE (and other qualifications)

* 2-4 years' experience in instructional design and/or learning program development, for a variety of delivery methods

* Experience in QSR or retail organization preferred

* Ability to achieve project deadlines while juggling multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment

* Self-motivated to achieve strategic learning goals that impact the business

* Avid learner with a demonstrable growth mindset and passion for learning and teaching others

* Excellent knowledge of training analysis, design, development, implementation and learning evaluation

* Demonstrated creativity in learning program design and development

* Demonstrated success in collaborating with cross-functional teams, strong interpersonal, influencing and communication skills required

* Future focused with a passion for innovation, including desire to learn and adopt advancing learning technology

Additional Info:

KFC restaurants across the US are commonly operated by independent business 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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