DoorDash is hiring a

Chief of Staff

San Francisco, United States

DoorDash is growing and we’re in need of a motivated and adaptable Chief of Staff to support our Chief Operations Officer.

The Chief of Staff is a highly influential role at DoorDash combining strategic planning, business management, internal communications and cross-functional initiatives across a fast-moving, evolving  business. The successful candidate will ensure streamlined activities within our Local and Merchant operations, and provide a key point of leverage for the COO in running the operations. The Chief of Staff will contribute to the long-term success of the company by operating at the ground level in terms of understanding the business and its overall execution by bringing a well-rounded mix of strategic thinking and tactical execution to the role.

What you'll do

  • Build and lead the company’s strategy and planning process, and meet regularly with leadership to set and track goals throughout the organization
  • Coordinate and drive effective use of functional operating meetings including Weekly Staff Meetings, All Hands, and Quarterly Business Reviews
  • Drive the execution of strategic cross-functional initiatives, projects and commitments most important to the COO
  • Work with leadership staff to align their actions and communications in support of agreed upon goals
  • Principle point of contact for communication strategy across teams in HQ and local market teams

About you

  • Adaptable, resilient, and able to thrive in ambiguity
  • Balance between attention to detail and swift execution
  • A strategic thinker that is able to turn ideas into actions
  • Self-starter attitude - someone who can initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • Experience and familiarity working with technology teams
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional team members within the organization


  • 5+ years relevant experience in strategy, management consulting, finance, or as a General Manager
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or related field

About us

Today, we’re one of the fastest, most reliable food delivery services in North America. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg. We want to share our revolutionary logistics technology with every business around the world, to streamline how our cities and local economies work. Make no mistake, it isn’t going to be easy, and our mission isn’t for the faint of heart. But if you’re daring, and you want to make a dent, let’s chat.

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