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Associate, Alcohol Strategy & Operations - DoorDash

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Job Title
Associate, Alcohol Strategy & Operations
Job Location
Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; New York, NY; San Francisco, CA
Job Description

About the Team

DoorDash is looking for top talent to play a pivotal role in growing our Alcohol business. We are looking for someone who is excited about joining a fast-paced environment and driving our next wave of growth! 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.

About the Role

This Associate on the Alcohol team will be responsible for key initiatives focusing on the alcohol strategy within the Consumer Experience & Product Operations pod. You will be responsible for in-store shop experience strategy, growth product implementation and oversee the day-to-day operations of the Alcohol business.

On a typical day, you might dive into data to explain growth product performance at the lowest level of detail, analyze changes to customer behavior, define key growth opportunities and go to market strategies, all while working cross-functionally with merchandising, growth, and product team. Our best Strategy & Operations Associates are motivated, analytical, data-driven problem solvers. They have exceptional interpersonal, communications and relationship-building skills. 

This role will report into a Senior Manager on the Alcohol Consumer team in our Alcohol - New Verticals organization.

You're excited about this opportunity because you will…

  • Strategize - Work on unique strategies across our three-sided marketplace
  • Engage – Implement scalable initiatives and best practices to provide a world-class operation
  • Experiment – Use data-driven decision-making to run tests on everything from new customer acquisition to impact of new growth focused products
  • Analyze – Build models using tools like Excel and SQL to evaluate the economic and strategic costs and benefits of various programs and experiments
  • Influence – Partner with many teams like; Operations, Product, Engineering, Analytics, S&O etc. to create strategic plans and harness opportunities while gaining buy-in from stakeholders and leadership

We're excited about you because…

  • You are a self-starter – You have a bias for action and are able to thrive in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
  • You are a problem solver – You have a talent for synthesizing complex problems, can translate high-level goals into actionable plans, and enjoy implementing a process
  • You are curious – You always look for creative ways to move the needle
  • You are entrepreneurial – You want to shape the vision and direction of the company
  • You are analytical You use data to inform tough decisions, and are comfortable operating at both the 10,000 foot level and at the 10 inch level
  • You are an owner – You're always looking for opportunities to better your work product and own the outcome – both the good and the bad
  • 1+ years' experience in consulting, strategy, tech or related experience; high-growth or early-stage start-up experience is a bonus

About DoorDash

At DoorDash, our mission to empower local economies shapes how our team members move quickly, learn, and reiterate in order to make impactful decisions that display empathy for our range of users—from Dashers to merchant partners to consumers. 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.

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. 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 non-discrimination.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation.

If you need any accommodations, please inform your recruiting contact upon initial connection.

DoorDash Headquarters Location

San Francisco, CA

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DoorDash Company Size

Between 8,600 - 8,600 employees

DoorDash Founded Year

2013

DoorDash Total Amount Raised

$2,471,820,032

DoorDash Funding Rounds

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  • Series H

    $400,000,000 USD

  • Series G

    $100,000,000 USD

  • Series G

    $600,000,000 USD

  • Series F

    $400,000,000 USD

  • Series E

    $250,000,000 USD

  • Series D

    $535,000,000 USD

  • Series C

    $127,000,000 USD

  • Series B

    $40,000,000 USD

  • Series A

    $17,300,000 USD

  • Seed

    $2,400,000 USD

  • Pre Seed

    $120,000 USD