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Franchise Finance Intern

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KFC Louisville , KY 40202

Posted 2 months ago

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Franchise Finance Intern
1900 Colonel Sanders Lane

Louisville, KY


The position will be responsible for providing day to day analysis in support of KFC Franchise Business Management.

The Intern, Franchise Finance primary job functions are as follows:

Partner with key stakeholders to steward franchise transactions through the approval process (this would include setting expectations on timeline and process, data requests and compilation and partner with various internal departments for alignment on close timing).

Partner with Franchise Finance to ensure that all M&A transactions financially meet KFC liquidity requirements on a pro forma basis to support healthy system growth.

Develop tracker to review transaction metrics (sales price, EBITDA multiples, and buyer ratios) as well as post transaction operations metrics to support brand power strengthening assertion through M&A.

Partner with KFC Development to ensure that all new franchisees meet KFC's standards for New Franchise Candidates. Assist in stewarding all new franchisees through the application process.

Develop a pipeline to track New Franchise Candidates that includes their goal portfolio size and geography, as well as their progress in the approval process.

Support the Franchise Finance Manager / Associate Manager in preparing detailed reports for KFC's Leadership Team on YTD progress against strategic goals.

Support KFC Finance Team as needed in ad hoc projects and various strategic initiatives.



  • Current juniors or seniors pursuing a degree in Accounting or Finance or Business or related field

EXPERIENCE (and other qualifications):

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

Must have a desire to inspire the people around you.

Demonstrated strong analytical and problem-solving abilities leading to commercial business insight.

Demonstrated ability to effectively multi-task & generate actionable recommendations.

Excellent interpersonal & team skills with ability to present to company leaders.

Experience in financial modeling and financial statement analysis. Excel modeling and PowerPoint skills is a must.

Clear communication and strong interpersonal skills are a necessity. Ability to partner well with cross functional departments and work with all levels of 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.

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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