Sr. Associate, Reputation Public Relations

Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
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About The Opportunity

We’re all about connecting hungry diners with our network of over 300,000 restaurants nationwide. Innovative technology, user-friendly platforms and streamlined delivery capabilities set us apart and make us an industry leader in the world of online food ordering. When you join our team, you become part of a community that works together to innovate, solve problems, grow, work hard and have a ton of fun in the process!


Why Work For Us

Grubhub is a place where authentically fun culture meets innovation and teamwork. We believe in empowering people and opening doors for new opportunities. If you’re looking for a place that values strong relationships, embraces diverse ideas–all while having fun together–Grubhub is the place for you!


The Sr. Associate of Brand Reputation PR will be based in Chicago or New York and report to the Director of Brand Reputation. The role will work with the Communications team, and our Government Relations, Community Affairs, Employee Engagement, Restaurant Network and Driver Network teams - among others. They will also coordinate with external agencies and third-party partners (i.e. nonprofits and NGOs). They have experience working on advocacy campaigns, working knowledge of how paid content supports strategic communications goals, and experience supporting proactive PR campaigns.


They should also have experience drafting newsroom postings, social media content and press releases. They will also help support our Corporate Philanthropy and Community Affairs initiatives. In short, they are a well-rounded, PR pro looking to grow their career by getting hands-on experience in multiple different areas!


The Impact You Will Make

  • You will help look for new and different ways to tell the story of how Grubhub supports independent restaurants, our drivers and the communities we serve
  • You will coordinate with external agencies, identifying opportunities to place paid content to support broader communications campaigns
  • You will help manage Grubhub's social media presence with content related to policy communications and government affairs, community affairs and corporate news

What You Bring to the Table

  • 4+ years of experience in-house or with an agency
  • An organized, team player who can jump in on projects where needed and contribute quickly
  • Experience working with external partners
  • Familiarity with measurement and analytics capabilities and their impact on corporate communications and public relations

Got These? Even Better:

  • Experience working with corporate reputation teams
  • Being a foodie is a plus, too!

And Of Course, Perks!

  • Flexible PTO. Grubhub employees enjoy a generous amount of time to recharge.
  • Health and Wellness. Excellent medical, dental and vision benefits, 401k matching, employee network groups and paid parental leave are just a few of our programs to support your overall well-being.
  • Compensation. You'll receive a great compensation package with eligibility for generous incentives, bonuses, commission, or RSUs (role-specific).
  • Free Meals. Our employees get a weekly Grubhub credit to enjoy and support local restaurants.
  • Social Impact. At Grubhub we believe in giving back through programs like the Grubhub Community Fund. Employees are also given paid time off each year to support the causes that are important to them.


Vaccination Requirement: Grubhub employees are required to be fully vaccinated. Candidates must confirm vaccination status at time of hire, and must provide proof of full-Covid-19 vaccination within 2 weeks of starting employment. Fully vaccinated is defined as: “2 weeks have passed since your second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine. 


Grubhub is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity and encourage a workplace that is just as diverse as the customers we serve. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. If you’re applying for a job in the U.S. and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an email to and let us know the nature of your request and contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.  


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