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Sr. Director Brinker Corporate Strategy

Supply Chain
Dallas, TX
June 11, 2024

Sr. Director, Brinker Corporate Strategy
Dallas TX

What does it mean to be a BrinkerHead? We play like a team, take pride in our culture and seek every opportunity to make people feel special. Life is short. Work happy. At Brinker, we connect, serve and give to create the best life for our Team Members, Guests and community. Through our cultural beliefs, Brinker empowers its Team Members to positively impact our 4 Key Results: Engaging Team Members, Bringing Back Guests, Growing Sales
and Increasing Profits. Brinker International is an equal opportunity employer; we foster an inclusion environment that promotes respect, diversity of thought and success for all.

Job Summary

The Sr. Director of Corporate Strategy is a newly created position and will lead the internal strategy team to prioritize strategic initiatives for the Company. The ideal leader is insatiably curious, passionate about our restaurants, and a collaborative team player, who thrives on inspiring their team and influencing senior management on strategic company direction. This leader will develop thoughtful business cases for proposed strategic initiatives, generate
proactive insights into trends shaping the restaurant industry and will bring recommendations to the Executive Leadership Team to shape the strategy for long-term business growth.

Your Key Job Functions

• Provide strategic direction and vision for the internal strategy group in alignment with organizational goals.
• Keep abreast of industry trends, competitive landscape, and emerging opportunities to provide external perspective to the leadership team.
• Oversee the handling of confidential initiatives ensuring discretion and strategic execution.
• Promote and lead organizational change at all levels of the business.
• Partner with the EPMO office to ensure successful implementation of strategic initiatives.
• Mentor and develop team members fostering a culture of continuous learning and professional growth.

What You Bring to the Team

• 10+ years of experience in strategy, strategic planning, consulting, or project management with at least 3 of these years in consulting experience leading corporate teams focused on organizational strategy.
• MBA preferred.
• Strong analytical skills, with demonstrated ability to analyze data and make sound recommendations.
• Ability to effectively collaborate across various departments and teams to support cross functional projects and form consensus.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with ability to effectively and clearly communicate a strategic and tactical vision to all levels within the organization, as well as with external agencies and business partners.
• Strong desire to drive for results by taking initiative and establishing a clear plan of action to manage large scale projects and adjust priorities as necessary.
• Accountability to evaluating team performance be leveraging existing skillsets and developing Team Members.
• A proactive forward-thinking mindset to devise the best cous of action, anticipating likely outcomes, and company-wide impact.

Why Brinker – because we’re fun! Casual! There’s free food! We don’t take ourselves too
seriously but we take supporting our restaurants VERY seriously! We offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, and 401(k) with company match and generous dining discounts. Every team member working at the Restaurant Support Center (aka Brinker headquarters) is eligible for annual bonus potential. Our campus includes an onsite gym plus opportunities to increase your wellbeing with onsite Yoga and boot camp programs.

Work/Life/Fun balance in a casual and collaborative work environment! Team members enjoy company-wide events and celebrations. Regular volunteer
opportunities with our community give back programs. Check our Careers page for more exciting opportunities! Brinker Careers
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