Director of Operations

Patti Opensky Operation

We are networking with prominent franchise or sales professionals with the goal of obtaining candidate referrals or recommendations. Capodice & Associates has been retained to conduct a priority executive search for an experienced Director of Operations for an iconic franchise brand who is continuing to grow.  Qualified candidates will receive immediate and confidential consideration. The candidate profile is summarized as follows



Director of Operations


Base salary, Bonus, Benefits


The Director of Operations position reports directly to the COO and plays a critical role in leading and directing the Franchise Growth Leaders in the strategic focus of building profitable sales for company’s franchise partners. The Director of Operations also is the Operations lead and decision maker with all new restaurant openings and development.

Skills & Experience:

  • Oversee Field Operations for all franchise restaurants and organizations.
  • Lead, direct, and coordinate the successful implementation of all key operational and organizational initiatives.
  • Develop and disseminate a system-wide standardization process that ensures flawless operational execution and consistency between company and franchise restaurants.
  • Provide thought leadership and innovation in the refinement of systems and standards.
  • Lead rollout timeframes and follow up for all new initiatives.
  • Serve as leader and key decision maker on equipment and kitchen area layouts, including but not limited to new restaurant development.
  • Track and monitor progress/effectiveness of established operational objectives.
  • Serve as liaison between Field Operations and Marketing Teams as well as Field Operations voice to vendors and other internal departments.
  • Execute a strategic plan focusing on operational excellence and consistent best production standards and superior customer service.
  • Attend and present at Board meetings the findings and feedback from the Franchise Growth Leaders and the restaurants.
  • Assist Franchise Partners in maximizing sales and profits.


Qualified candidates may contact me at 941-906-1990 or email your resume directly to I would greatly appreciate it if you could forward this profile to any colleagues who may be suitable for this opportunity Thank you in advance for your referrals and recommendations.

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