About the Team
A role in the Procurement team at DoorDash provides a fantastic opportunity to demonstrate strategic sourcing skills in a steep and fulfilling learning curve to expand both business and procurement experience, and a platform to improve a growing team in a expanding business. Attributes that will help you succeed as part of the team include experience building relationships across a variety of your team.
About the Role
Develop and manage a Global Travel program including supplier selection and management across all modes of business travel, meetings and events, T&E cards, TMC, and all tools used from booking to expense reconciliation. You'll be asked to partner with strategic sourcing of suppliers, supplier management, heavy collaboration with company partner (Collaborators), serving as the escalation point on Travel matters, compliance monitoring, and reporting.
You will report into Senior Manager of Corporate Services on our Strategic Procurement team in our Finance & Strategy organization.
You're excited about this opportunity because you will…
- Build a Global Travel program to help improve employee productivity and the employee experience, while reducing liabilities, achieving cost reductions and finding efficiencies
- Have a visible and collaborative role that will touch every part of our business globally
- Lead global projects, negotiate deals, and manage a broad range of suppliers (Air, Ground, Hotel, Meetings & Events, T&E Cards, Travel Management Company, Tools used to facilitate booking to expense settlement process)
- Bring a customer-centric approach to resolving issues
- Benchmark and facilitate best practices
- Analyze compliance; improve improvements through reporting and recommendations
We're excited about you because…
- Have 5+ years of experience procuring Travel and managing suppliers in the Travel area
- Have managed a Corporate Travel policy, and have performed Travel reporting, with a focus on supporting compliance with Travel policies, including identifying and making recommendations
- Have developed Strategic Travel category plans
- Have collaborated with a broad set of internal departments/functions, resolving issues quickly and effectively
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.
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 goods. Read more on the DoorDash website, the DoorDash blog, the DoorDash Engineering blog, and the DoorDash Careers page.
DoorDash is growing 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 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 wellbeing 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 work 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 encouraged to apply. Thank you to the Level Playing Field Institute for this statement of non-discrimination.
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