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General Manager, Australia at DoorDash

Melbourne, VIC

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DoorDash is looking for top-talent to play a pivotal role in growing our Australian business! This is a rare opportunity for people who are excited about joining a fast-paced start-up and building something great! We’re looking for hustle, smarts, and deep market knowledge to enable us to best serve our consumers, Dashers, and merchants. Join our never-ending pursuit to better power economies in Australia and across the globe.

About the role

DoorDash is looking for a talented General Manager to lead our team in Australia and will be responsible for our overall success in market!
  • This is a senior and cross-functional leadership role that will be accountable overall business success–including growth and profitability–in Australia.
  • The General Manager is expected to oversee for the development, execution, and resource procurement to achieve DoorDash’s business objectives in the Australian market.
  • Setting the right goals, making the right tradeoffs, and effectively allocating resources across the business will be critical to achieving success.

You’re excited about this opportunity because you will

  • Generate strategies and goals that enable cross-functional teams to achieve product-market fit and scale the DoorDash marketplace across Australia
  • Allocate capital, talent, and products to drive the business, financial, and strategic objectives for the Australia business through quarterly and annual planning 
  • Develop local leaders and teams to ensure long term success and growth of DoorDash in Australia 
  • Manage and lead the team to address market risks, challenges, and opportunities that arise on a day-to-day basis
  • Set the right tone and cultivate the right culture and environment for DoorDash and its local Australian teams to be productive, effective, and successful

We’re excited about you because you have

  • 8+ years of general management experience in an e-commerce or marketplace company
  • Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Leadership and management experience in scaling complex businesses 
  • Background in consulting, banking, general management at a technology company preferred
  • Strong analytical skills required - fluency in spreadsheets and SQL skills 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 strategic - We believe the only way to predict the future is to build it. Creating solutions that will lead our company and our industry is what we do -- on every project, every day. 
  • We are learning - We’re not afraid to dig in and uncover the truth, even if it’s scary or inconvenient. 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 customer-obsessed - We are committed to our clients and connected through our vision of “Delivering Good”
  • We are all DoorDash - The magic of DoorDash is our people, together making our inspiring goals attainable and driving us to greater heights. 
  • We offer great compensation packages and comprehensive health benefits
  • You will be proud to say that you work for DoorDash and will know that the work you do brings joy to our clients every day

About DoorDash

DoorDash is a technology company that connects customers with their favourite local and national businesses in the United States, Canada, and Australia. Founded in 2013, DoorDash empowers merchants to grow their businesses by offering on-demand delivery, data-driven insights, and better in-store efficiency, providing delightful experiences from door to door. By building the last-mile delivery infrastructure for local cities, DoorDash is bringing communities closer, one doorstep at a time. Read more on the DoorDash blog or at www.doordash.com. 

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 the best and brightest from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation happens when everyone has room at the table and the resources, and opportunity to excel. 

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About DoorDash

Office address

  • 11 Queens Road, Melbourne CBD, VIC, 3004
  • Sydney CBD, NSW, 2000
  • Adelaide CBD, SA, 5000

Company size

5000+ people

Founded in

2013

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