New Verticals Launch General Manager
Location: New York
Posted on: April 9, 2021
About The Team
DoorDash is looking for top talent to play a pivotal role in
growing our international business! This is a rare opportunity for
people who are excited about joining a fast-paced start-up and
driving our next wave of growth internationally! We're looking for
hustle, smarts, and deep market knowledge; individuals who are
inspired to bring their vision, passion and skills, to enable us to
best serve our merchants, Dashers and consumers. Join us in our
global mission to empower and grow local economies.
The newly launched International Strategy and Operations team is
responsible for developing and executing DoorDash's International
Expansion Strategy. This lean group of operators will create the
plan to drive our next wave of growth, launch new countries and
operate them. This is an exciting opportunity to work on one of the
company's top growth priorities.
About The Role
Strategy & Operations Sr. Managers oversee the strategic
development of our business. As a leader on the newly launched
International Team, the Sr. Manager will be responsible for
developing DoorDash's international expansion strategy and
executing successful country launches.
In a typical day, you might run and refine experiments to test a
product - market fit in a new geography, dive into data to explain
market performance at the lowest level of detail, build tools that
allow teams to scale their work 10x, and make sure we never stop
Our best Strategy & Operations Sr. Managers are motivated,
analytical, data-driven problem solvers. They have exceptional
interpersonal, communications and relationship-building skills.
They're general managers who are willing to roll up their sleeves
and do whatever it takes to make the business successful.
We're looking for the top .01% of performers who can move fast to
get things done, have a natural aptitude for blending creativity
and analytics to devise innovative solutions, and are excited by
the idea of bringing DoorDash to the world. A strong bias for
action and business intuition is necessary in order to drive the
strategy for a platform product of this nature. If this sounds like
you - read on!
You're Excited About This Opportunity Because You Will---
- Strategize - Innovate and work on unique strategies across our
- Engage - Implement scalable initiatives and best practices to
provide a world-class operation
- Experiment - Use data-driven decision-making and sound business
judgment to run tests on everything from delivery times to the
selection of merchants on the platform
- Analyze - Build models to evaluate the economic and strategic
costs and benefits of various programs and experiments
- Influence - Work cross-functionally with our Product,
Engineering, Merchant, Sales, Platform, BD, and Marketing teams to
drive strategic initiatives and improve new market
- Operate - Figure out how to get from A to B-then actually make
- Build - Design and implement scalable initiatives to provide a
We're Excited About You Because---
Why You'll Love Working at DoorDash
We are leaders - Leadership is not limited to our management team.
It's something everyone at DoorDash embraces and embodies.
We are operators - We believe the only way to predict the future is
to build it. Creating solutions to lead our company and our
industry is what we do on every project, every day.
We are learners - Everyone here is continually learning on the job,
no matter if we've been in a role for one year or one minute. We
are committed to learning and implementing what is best for our
customers, merchants, and dashers.
We are one team - The magic of DoorDash is our people, together
making our inspiring goals attainable and driving us to greater
At DoorDash, our mission to empower local economies shapes how our
team members move quickly and always learn and reiterate to support
merchants, Dashers and the communities we serve. We are a
technology and logistics company that started with door-to-door
delivery, and we are looking for team members who can help us go
from a company that is known for delivering food to a company that
people turn to for any and all goods. Read more on the DoorDash
website, the DoorDash blog, the DoorDash Engineering blog, and the
DoorDash Careers page.
DoorDash is growing rapidly and changing constantly, which gives
our team members the opportunity to share their unique
perspectives, solve new challenges, and own their careers. Our
leaders seek the truth and welcome big, hairy, audacious questions.
We are grounded in our company values, and we make intentional
decisions that are both logical and display empathy for our range
of users-from Dashers to Merchants to Customers.
We're committed to supporting employees' happiness, healthiness,
and overall well-being by providing comprehensive benefits and
perks including premium healthcare, wellness expense reimbursement,
paid parental leave and more.
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
We're committed to growing and empowering a more inclusive
community within our company, industry, and cities. That's why we
hire and cultivate diverse teams of people from all backgrounds,
experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation
happens when everyone has room at the table and the tools,
resources, and opportunity to excel.
Statement of Non-Discrimination: In keeping with our beliefs and
goals, no employee or applicant will face discrimination or
harassment based on: race, color, ancestry, national origin,
religion, age, gender, marital/domestic partner status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, disability status, or
veteran status. Above and beyond discrimination and harassment
based on "protected categories," we also strive to prevent other
subtler forms of inappropriate behavior (i.e., stereotyping) from
ever gaining a foothold in our office. Whether blatant or hidden,
barriers to success have no place at DoorDash. We value a diverse
workforce - people who identify as women, non-binary or gender
non-conforming, LGBTQIA+, American Indian or Native Alaskan, Black
or African American, Hispanic or Latinx, Native Hawaiian or Other
Pacific Islander, differently-abled, caretakers and parents, and
veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Thank you to the Level
Playing Field Institute for this statement of
If you need any accommodations, please inform your recruiting
contact upon initial connection.
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