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25/01 Rajendra Prasad
Assistant Manager at Paradise Food Court

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Paradise Food Court - Entrepreneur in Residence - Execution Excellence - IIM/ISB/MDI/FMS (3-4 yrs) Premium

Hyderabad Job Code: 1211600

Role Objective :

The role holder will be responsible for:

1. Identifying, executing, solving, and measuring Restaurant Level Problems that are structural in nature using Lean / Six Sigma approach,

2. Benchmarking best practices, and

3. Building robust governance around the same.

Experience Band: 3-4 years

Annual CTC Range: Best as per Industry

Industry Interface : All vendors engaging with PFCPL

Span of Control : 0

Reports To : COO

Reportees : None

Aligns With : Operations, Marketing, HR, Maintenance, SCM, RnD or any other Function as necessary. Stakeholders include MD, COO, HODs, Area Coaches, Restaurant Managers, and team members.

Location : Hyderabad

Designation : DGM


Identify and Design:

1. Think: Develop & strategize excellence models relevant to the function in collaboration with the COO.

2. Act: Identify improvement opportunities thru data analytics and on ground diagnostics, benchmarking, Solve and Drive thematic improvement projects to enhance Productivity, Quality, Cost, Delivery, safety continuously.

3. Support the organization digitalization and use of technology journey while engaging in the strategic and tactical digital use cases deployment.


1. Ensure delivery of business process improvement initiatives through the implementation of predetermined/agreed synergies.

2. Should be able to proactively identify rollout and implementation obstacles and thus assist in the managing the projects.

3. Be an active partner in the rollout of the agreed projects and execution, and also lead a few of the projects themselves.

4. Should be able to deploy the practices across the assigned sites/functions as per the corporate Execution Excellence plan

5. Be the organizational program manager for all OE processes in close collaboration with functional project leads

6. Coach and guide the users on utilizing these tools appropriately to implement projects and drive problem solving.

Governance :

1. Ensure drafting and tracking of the relevant success metrics with all stakeholders for project success

2. Coaching and guiding teams on using the governance metrics and MIS for continuous improvement.

3. Drive successful BAU adoption of newly rolled out interventions for the relevant functions

4. Drive organizational governance of all OE projects at a monthly cadence


1. An expert in the use of Lean, ToC and Six Sigma tools & methodology with the capability to train and conduct workshops

2. Analytical with strong command over MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, Data Analytics and Power BI

3. Action-oriented and results-driven.

4. Ability to organize the work, plan well and prioritize based on impact

5. Ability to build a strong working relationship with all stakeholders

6. Demonstrate high levels of Ownership & Accountability.

7. Strong communication skills

8. PMP certification

9. Ability to analyze statistical data

Entrepreneur In Residence | Execution Excellence

Are you ready to be part of making Paradise Biryani the No. 1 Global Biryani QSR? Are you ready to work with a great professional team led by leaders with rich pedigree, with even richer track records of creating impact in their careers?

Backed by Indias leading private equity firm, Samara Capital, Paradise is poised to build an Indian multinational around the most loved dish in the world, the authentic Hyderabadi Dum Biryani. The growth of the business is set up for an exponential trajectory, and the past period is testimony to the potential that Paradise has for the coming years, for itself and for the team coming together for this exciting journey.

Come join us in this extraordinary Transformation Journey of Paradise - from the legacy of a family-held company to a professionally run start-up!

We are looking for highly aspirational people with the following traits:

- High level of Ownership - We are living a purpose, not doing a job

- Effective Teamwork - Drive each other to higher levels of performance

- Sense of Urgency - Time is of the essence, Speed is everything

- Strong Analytical and Data handling skills - We believe in God, rest must come with data

- Strong communication skills - Communicate, communicate, communicate

- Demonstrated track record of being Leapfrog Thinker - Give the customer what she does not know she wants

- Team and people builder - Attracts high quality talent, builds high performance teams

- Devours strategy, thrives in execution - Connects the dots between the Big picture and micro details

- P&L Focused Business Mind - Its all about money, honey

We would screen for:

- MBA from a top campus

- Work experience of 3-6 years

- 3-4 years of experience with demonstrated track record of delivering step change transformations in execution excellence

Whats in it for you:

- A space to create a steep learning curve for yourself as a professional

- An opportunity to traverse functions and be on a fast tracked path to a business leader

- An industry best package and a lucrative cash based wealth creation opportunity.

<Psst.. Our HR believes the cash incentives are more delicious than our Fiery Biryani the jury is still out on this one>

If the above sounds exciting enough for you to jump in, go ahead and hit <link to the JD and the Job Post> .

We look forward to hear your story!

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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