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Director, Head of Workforce Management - DoorDash

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Job Title
Director, Head of Workforce Management
Job Location
New York, NY; San Francisco, CA; Boston, MA; Austin, TX; Seattle, WA; Phoenix, AZ; Washington, DC; Philadelphia, PA; Miami, FL; Atlanta, GA
Job Description

About the Team

Our team manages and operates DoorDash's large and growing global network of support centers, with the ultimate goal of delivering an outstanding customer experience as reliably as possible… scale.

About the Role

DoorDash is looking for a Director of Workforce Management to lead our planning, RTA, and WFM Data teams and scale our operations to meet the rapid growth of our international last-mile logistics platform. This person will help reimagine how we grow and staff to support our most important Consumers, Dashers, and Merchants. You will be the intersection of strategic planning and efficiency.

You will report to DoorDash's Head of Global Support Operations, and perform as a Head of the WFP team with up to 6 Sr. Manager direct reports.

You're excited about this opportunity because you will…

  • Lead the full WFM team (RTA, in-house and BPO) to be the most efficient, flexible and innovative in the world
  • You will guide the team to constantly meet SLAs on an interval level, with customer and teammate experience always on top of mind
  • Use WFM seat in the table to become a strategic and tactical partner for business decision making
  • Partner with support and organization-level leadership to guide priority projects
  • Growth and develop managers, senior associates and associates in our team
  • Develop a WFM Data Ops team who help us unlock the next level of efficiencies on how staff and protect SLAs on a daily basis
  • Maximize the return of investment on tools and systems we implement in WFM operations

We're excited about you because...

  • At your core, you're a problem solver, able to solve new problems with new solutions
  • You stay oriented to the goal you're trying to achieve and act with urgency to achieve it
  • You have a track record of meeting goals, and success in cross-functional projects
  • You don't mind digging into details and operating at the lowest level of detail
  • You want to do right by our customers to provide a scalable, outstanding customer experience
  • You have 10+ years of professional leadership experience, building out teams.
  • You have 7+ years of experience forecasting for customer demand or within workforce planning.
  • Proficient in SQL preferred

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 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 heights.

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

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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