Director of Learning and Development


Austin, TX, USA Remote

Full time


Jan 7

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What We are Looking For

We are currently seeking a Director of Training and Development. Chi’Lantro’s Director of Learning and Development possesses Chi’Lantro’s Core Values of Dedication, Authenticity, Resilience and Thankfulness in order to be the world’s leading Korean BBQ-Inspired brand.

  • Dedication- We are passionate about our Core Focus and committed to providing the "Southern Hospitality" experience to our customers, team members, and our communities.
  • Authenticity- We believe in open, honest, and thoughtful communication where we can express our emotions freely and clearly to always improve our relationships with each other.
  • Resilience- We believe in building a strong culture that is founded on positivity, trust, and accountability.
  • Thankfulness- Each moment we breathe is a gift so we remember to celebrate both the big and small wins and have fun.

The Director of Learning and Development is a strategic business partner responsible for creating a culture of learning by creating a training program that incorporates our Core Focus in building highly empowered teams that provide exceptional customer service, while serving high quality food, in a clean environment. 

We’d Love for You to Apply with Us If:

+ You inspire others with thirst for excellence and achieving goals.

+ You drive company culture to engage and develop internal talent as future leaders.

+ You focus on growing our culture and building a stronger team that makes you proud.

+ You collaborate with leadership across the organization to identify needs, produce timely and appropriate training, service and communication that meets and exceeds Chi'Lantro's standards.

+ You build a learning and development program from the ground up and champions all training and development initiatives.

+ You utilize learning and development to create a foundation for growth, aligning team members and their goals with Chi'Lantro's vision.

+ You assist with establishing departmental programs and promotions, which encourages and emphasizes the commitment to exceptional customer service standards.

+ You develop effective written and oral mechanisms to document and report on information strategies, plans, priorities, budgets, schedules and the current status of major projects and assignments.

+ You develop effective written and oral mechanisms to document and report on information systems strategies, plans, priorities, budgets, schedules, and the current status of major projects and assignments.

+ You conduct follow-up studies of all completed training to evaluate and track performance metrics and success measurement/ROI tracking for training program and initiatives.

+ You recruit, train, motivate, and evaluate Chi'Lantro's new restaurant opening (NRO) teams.

+ You build an enterprise wide learning management system.

+ You lead efforts to enhance the organization bench strength and retention of senior leaders and key talent through talent and knowledge assessments, career development and performance management programs.

+ You seek to learn and grow our brand to inspire the way people think about and eat Korean BBQ.

+ You lead, manage, and hold your team accountable by being the example.

+ You have a passion for food, people, and storytelling

Who We Are

As seen on ABC’s Shark Tank and world famous for "The Original Kimchi Fries®"! Chi’Lantro is one of a kind Korean BBQ Inspired™ lifestyle fast casual brand in Austin, Texas. Established in 2010, Jae Kim, founder of Chi’Lantro, started a food truck business by maxing out his credit cards and taking out his total savings of $30,000 to pursue his vision of building the world-leading Korean BBQ brand. Today, Chi’Lantro serves nearly 1 million Austinites and its visitors yearly at 7 different locations and are committed to serving our guests great food, and amazing customer service, in a clean and friendly environment.

Join our Dream! Come vibe with us on our inspirational journey!

Chi’Lantro provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants.

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