Project Manager
New Markets
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
Taco Bell

10,001+ employees

Mexican-style restaurant chain
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$13.7M

Founded

1962

Headquarters

Irvine, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

43%
Locations
Woking, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Management
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Proven expert in complicated project management, stakeholder alignment, and engagement
  • Proven project management experience
  • Proven ability to manage a project plan, budget, and team
  • Flexible and eager to drive change
  • Collaborative
  • Excellent executive presence, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Resourceful in thinking, planning, and execution
  • Thrives in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment
  • A team player who is accountable and flexible
  • 5+ years of professional experience
  • Restaurant or retail experience with a solid understanding of operational complexity preferred
Responsibilities
  • Oversee and lead the project management of market entry strategies, ensuring meticulous planning, execution, and adherence to timelines
  • Manage the wider project team, providing guidance, support, and motivation to ensure seamless collaboration and achievement of project goals
  • Implement robust project timelines and milestones, actively monitoring progress and identifying and addressing potential bottlenecks to ensure timely and successful market entries
  • Directly interface with internal partners and work closely with our franchise partner, understanding and addressing their specific needs to ensure alignment with overall project objectives
  • Test and evaluate systems for market-specific issues and optimization, proactively addressing any challenges to maintain project momentum
  • Develop and maintain essential project documentation, providing regular updates and reports to Leadership on project status, achievements, and potential areas of improvement
  • Build and maintain a strategic partnership with our franchise partner and internal stakeholders, guaranteeing the success of market entries and fostering long-term relationships
  • Unlock new consumer insights to contribute to the development of an innovative roadmap, ensuring the project stays ahead of market trends and consumer preferences
  • Effectively manage relationships with vendors, ensuring their contributions align with project goals and expectations
Desired Qualifications
  • Restaurant or retail experience with a solid understanding of operational complexity