About the Team

DoorDash is growing and scaling at an unprecedented rate, and we are hiring a Director of Global Benefits to help shape our future. DoorDash is looking for a leader for our Global Benefits team who will help us to grow from 5,000 to 10,000 employees. You will oversee the strategy and implementation of programs and policies that allow the People team to operate and provide an outstanding employee experience. This is a unique opportunity to create impact at DoorDash at an inflection point where our focus is on achieving global scale, enabling new lines of business, and serving new employee segments.

About the Role

The Director of Global Benefits manages the development of DoorDash's benefit and wellness programs, globally. As the Director of Global Benefits, you will provide leadership in scaling the health, wellness, leave and retirement benefits programs as DoorDash scales, and contribute to the strategic direction and alignment of all benefits and wellness programs within DoorDash's Total Rewards strategy. You will report to the Vice President of Total Rewards on our Total Rewards team in our People organization. You will manage the Benefits Team, hire additional team members, and partner with our Management Team, Leadership Team and People Team. We are considering candidates in any major US city provided they are open to travel post COVID-19. DoorDash employees are working remotely through at least December 31, 2021.

You're excited about this opportunity because you will…

  • You will develop our company-wide global benefits strategy and programs to support the changing needs of DoorDash employees, in alignment with DoorDash's Total Rewards philosophy.
  • You will be a sponsor and strategic partner for benefits at DoorDash by making data-driven decisions, applying your deep expertise and by keeping your finger on the pulse of industry best practices, benchmarks, and the latest benefits approaches.
  • You will oversee M&A due diligence, resource planning and integration activities for the benefits department.
  • You will work with internal partners and ensure compliance with global leave management, reporting and global, federal, state and local requirements such as ACA, COBRA, ERISA, FMLA, GDPR, and HIPAA.

We're excited about you because…

  • You have a Bachelor's degree and at least 10+ years of experience focused on developing and scaling global programs.
  • You are an authentic, inspiring and hands-on leader who has previously led and managed a team with at least 2 direct reports.
  • You can translate vision into strategy. You have a track record for designing and managing benefits and wellness programs through policies, processes, and systems.
  • You can assess and manage benefits vendors, to develop strategic partnerships.

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 heights.

About DoorDash

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 non-discrimination.

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