Director of Training and Learning – Corporate QSR Torrence, CA

CA Torrence
$125,000 base negotiable + bonus + benefits + perks

The Director of Training for this innovative and evolving QSR concept is a new corporate position that will play an integral role in contributing to the success of the company. Reporting to the Vice President of Human Resources, the Director of Training will evaluate, design, and implement employee professional development and learning/training programs with the goal of creating great teachers at every level so that employees can earn all the rewards and advancement opportunities that they deserve. This position will combine restaurant knowledge, training expertise, and a hands-on leadership style that includes teaching, empowering, and inspiring others to reach their highest potential. Additionally, the Director of Training will lead a passionate department of 5-6 who are eager to learn and contribute to the company's commitment to having a best-in-class training department.


Minimum of five years of progressive responsibility in the training department for a multi-unit restaurant company
Bachelor's degree in business, communications, organizational behavior, liberal arts or related experience
Knowledge of restaurant operations with some QSR experience REQUIRED
Expert-level knowledge in training delivery systems including learning management systems, webinars, workshops, seminars, and reading materials
Strong writing skills and knowledge of instructional design; prior experience creating training programs and workshops is essential
Adept and comfortable facilitating group discussions and presenting workshops for groups of 25 - 100
Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with all levels
Effective communicator, both up and down the chain of command