The Honey Baked Ham Company, LLC Franchise Business Leader - NJ, PA, MD or VA!! in Newark, New Jersey
After over 60 years in business, we're still deeply committed to Making Meals Memorable. We're the home of the world's greatest ham, and the secret to our success isn't a secret at all--it's our people. We're a high performance team committed to being authentic in everything we do and to living our Values in full view of the community we serve.
We have an entrepreneurial spirit that's brought us a lot of success and we're looking for a Franchise Business Leader to join the team in the northeast - position can be based in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland or Virginia! Our perfect candidate will thrive in a fun and casual environment, pay it forward daily, and add value to the company by taking a a consultative approach with our franchisees and building strong, constructive relationships with HoneyBaked owners and operators.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Oversee a territory of Franchised units to assist Franchisees with cultivating successful business performance while meeting HBH standards and food safety guidelines.
Build constructive relationships with Franchisees. Acts as a liaison between Franchisee and HBH Corporate staff.
Plan meetings with Franchisees to provide assistance with building business plans to maximize store impact.
Maintain expertise in areas such as sales, merchandising, production, quality, standards of compliance and the point-of-sale systems.
Actively participate in all phases of training for a new Franchisee.
Monitor and assist in new store openings in the territory.
Provide oversight for franchise store remodels to ensures they are completed to HBH standards
Support implementation of new products and procedures.
Communicate effectively with peers and colleagues to forge a collaborative work environment.
WHAT WE THINK YOU'LL NEED
Bachelor's degree preferred with 5+ years in a franchised environment. Multi-unit supervisory experience in the retail/restaurant field preferred with a demonstrated record of excellent customer service and quality standards, as well as experience training and developing employees. ServeSafe certification is strongly preferred. Along with operational expertise, the role requires strong business acumen, computer skills (particularly in Word and Excel), excellent communication skills across the board along and excellent interpersonal skills. The nature of this role really demands top notch organizational and planning skills along with strong analytical and problem solving skills.
WHAT ELSE? TRAVEL
The role requires about 60% - 75% travel, so you must have a valid driver's license in the state of residence, keep a good driving record and maintain a specified minimum level of automobile insurance coverage.
WHAT WE OFFER
Competitive salary and benefits plan, including a matched 401(k).
A culture where doing the right thing is the only thing to do...and where you can have fun (Really. It's in our Values. #notstuffy). We're proud of our company and to be an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, sex, color, citizenship, national origin, religion, age, marital status, disability, military/uniformed service, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other protected class under applicable federal, state or local law.
The Honey Baked Ham Company LLC is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, military status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.