About the Team

DoorDash's mission is to grow and empower local economies. By building intelligent, last-mile delivery technology for local cities, DoorDash connects people with the local businesses they care about - helping grow businesses and the communities that support those businesses.

To further this mission, DoorDash is building an outstanding Creative Department. We will be populated by diverse, eclectic talent that inspires and creates. We take risks, challenge each other, and inspire new ways of thinking. We're here to create pivotal work that we, our partners, and the entire DoorDash community can be immensely proud of. We're here to do the best work of our lives.

About the Role

We're looking for a stellar Creative Director with a writer's background to lead the Dasher and Merchant businesses. You have a passion for writing and understand the importance of big ideas. In addition to creating content, media, and marketing materials for the business, you will lead and develop creative campaigns, producing emotional stories through long form film, leading digital experiences and bringing the unexpected with proactive ideas. You express your ideas clearly not just on the page (or screen), but face-to-face. You have the ability to see the big picture. Your work will help define what great creative looks like, not only within the walls of DoorDash, but the entire creative industry. You will make sure the work is strategic and on brand and meets goals. We're looking for Creative Directors who are excited about rolling up their sleeves and pitching in on all the opportunities that lie ahead.

You're excited about this opportunity because you will…

  • Think big while operating at the lowest level of detail
  • Operate at a feverish pace while never compromising the craft
  • Oversee creative of multiple projects with general direction on goals
  • Apply independent judgment at the project level
  • Contribute to an environment that fosters remarkable creativity
  • Nurture and lead the development of remarkable ideas, win advocates for great work, and obsess about the effectiveness of creative in market
  • Ensure quality output in everything you do

We're excited about you because…

  • 11+ years of creative copywriting experience
  • 2+ years of Creative Direction experience
  • A strong agency background and a proven ability to create work for a variety of audiences, brands, and industries.
  • Reliable self-starter who can oversee multiple projects at the same time.
  • Experience in a range of platforms from social to film to 360 campaigns.
  • Great presentation skills, both internally and client-facing.
  • Ability to flex brand tone when applicable. You need to be able to help teams adapt their voices on each project.
  • Experience across creative expression and production: traditional, digital, social, experiential, product and ideas that drive earned media
  • Experience leading highly ambitious campaigns, and agile teams
  • The ability to sell the unexpected
  • Experience leading and mentoring creative teams to reach their fullest and highest potential

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 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 goods. 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. 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 aim 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.

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.

Pursuant to the Colorado Fair Pay Act, the base salary range in Colorado for this position is $131,000 - $197,000, plus opportunities for equity and commission. Compensation in other geographies may vary. 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.

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

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