Retail Franchising Director directs and monitors national franchise growth and expansion. Works to ensure uniformity throughout contracts and agreements with franchise businesses. Being a Retail Franchising Director serves as a liaison between franchises and company headquarters. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Retail Franchising Director typically reports to top management. The Retail Franchising Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Retail Franchising Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.