At KFC we're all about creating the moments of joy that make life so good. We're passionate about our customers, our food, our community and each other! We make 200 sales each second, so we need great people to keep our customers smiling.
Whether it be through our degree programme, our apprenticeship scheme or our own internal Yum! University, we're dedicated to helping you be the best you can be.
Who we are
KFC, until 1991 known as Kentucky Fried Chicken, is an American fast food restaurant chain that specialises in fried chicken. We are headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, and we are the world's second-largest restaurant chain after McDonald's, with almost 20,000 locations globally in 123 countries.
Careers with us
Our Yum University is the part of our business that brings together all our learning and development programmes. It comprises five faculties which are delivered in a variety of ways and are tailored to your needs in order to grow, inspire and drive personal and professional development.
Read more about KFC careers HERE.
For Graduates we offer programmes which give you the opportunity to learn our business from its heart, in our restaurants learning the fundamentals of chicken and chips; breading and cooking our world famous chicken, building burgers and frying fries. Right through to restaurant manager, giving you the skills to lead the management of all aspects of your KFC restaurant from coaching, developing, motivating and engaging your team to creating a culture to be proud of.
You’ll begin with an induction at our Restaurant Support Centre (RSC) where you will have the opportunity to meet some of our key business leaders, get a deeper understanding of our culture and get to know your fellow graduates. From there you will hit the ground running in one of our restaurants.
We are so proud of our unique culture at KFC, we are a pretty down to earth bunch here, we like to work hard together to achieve massive results but we love having fun while we do it. Talk to any of our team and they will tell you their team is their family and they want to work hard for them.