Grubhub

Senior Logistics Manager, Strategic Initiatives

Job Locations US-IL-Chicago | US-MA-Boston | US-NY-New York | US-PA-Philadelphia
Job ID
2022-14292
Category
Logistics & Operations

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!

 

Here at Grubhub we’ve been dedicated to giving diners the most convenient way to order food from their favorite restaurants (whether that’s a late night Chalupa from Taco Bell or a salad for lunch from a local restaurant the day after they enjoyed said late night Chalupa). 

 

While we are food-obsessed, we are also customer-obsessed. We look to constantly innovate our technology so our diners’ food experience is memorable, restaurant owners get more business and individuals across the country looking for part-time work can deliver the food from the restaurant to the diner flawlessly. We take great pride in knowing that we are a part of 17+ million diners food ordering experience and we are partnered with 105,000 restaurants in 2,000 US cities across our suite of apps (Grubhub, LevelUp, Seamless, Tapingo, Eat24). 

 

Want to be a part of the biggest movement in the US that is moving eating forward? If so, we want to talk to you - and hear what’s your favorite restaurant for food delivery!

We’re looking for an exceptionally analytical operations leader with a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude to join the Logistics team. You’ll be responsible for a team of Logistics Managers and full ownership over the strategic roadmap of your workstream. A real self-starter, you should have a passion for solving hard problems -- plus a proven track record of getting things done.

 

Grubhub is a dynamic, rapidly growing business; we foster a culture of scrappy entrepreneurs.  Learning and improving are core to our execution. In addition, you must be able to work effectively with a diverse set of functions and adapt as the business grows or the context changes.

The Impact You Will Make

  • Owns the P&L and other customer-centric KPIs of the workstream; you will develop a strategy, collaborate, and effectively execute
  • Leads a team of Logistics Managers that are dedicated to supporting the mission of your workstream
  • Collaborates with stakeholders from across the organization such as Product, Engineering and Finance to develop and deliver on your roadmap
  • Responsible for the end to end management and development of their organization. Through team development as well as resource allocation/adjustment, they will ensure business objectives are met.
  • Develops realistic plans, sets goals, aligns plans with company goals, plans for and manages resources, creates contingency plans, coordinates/cooperates with others
  • Partners closely with Senior Leadership to identify opportunities and deliver on service, profitability, and growth expectations for the business

What You Bring to the Table

  • 8+ yrs. of relevant work experience in operations/strategy/consulting/business development responsibilities of growing a business. You think like an owner, determined at every level to get the hard work done
  • 5+ yrs. of management / team leadership experience with the ability to develop team dynamic, identify talent, and foster growth
  • Passion to understand new things and solve problems in creative and unconventional ways
  • Manages customer service experience: friendly, positive, can handle difficult situations
  • Strong attention to detail; digs into all of the minutiae and understands every aspect of the business; You love to learn and when something isn’t clear you figure it out
  • Proven track record of working cross-functionally, you understand a collective effort creates a better experience internally and externally
  • Excellent written and verbal communicator  
  • Critical thinker with strong analytical skills; you bring solutions to the table based on thorough analysis (must be very savvy in excel)
  • Thrives working in a fast-paced environment with ambitious goals
  • Bachelor’s degree (MBA a plus)

And Of Course, Perks!

  • Flexible PTO/PTO. Grubhub employees enjoy a generous amount of time to recharge.
  • Health and Wellness. Excellent medical benefits, employee network groups and paid parental leave are just a few of our programs to support your overall well-being.
  • Competitive Pay. You’ll receive a competitive base salary with eligibility for generous incentives, bonuses, commission or RSUs (role-specific).
  • Learning and Career Growth. Your personal and professional development is a priority at Grubhub. We empower you to be a leader and grow your career through training, coaching and mentorship opportunities.  
  • MealPerks. Get meals on us! Our employees get a weekly Grubhub credit to enjoy and support local restaurants. 
  • Fun. Every Grubhub office has an employee-led Culture Crew that connects people through fun, meaningful events and initiatives like Wellness Wednesdays, Slack competitions and virtual happy hours!
  • Social Impact. At Grubhub we believe in giving back through programs like the Grubhub Community Relief Fund and donating $1 million to the Equal Justice Initiative in 2020. 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 TalentAcquisition@grubhub.com 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.  

 

CA Privacy Notice: If you are a resident of the State of California and would like a copy of our CA privacy notice, please email privacy@grubhub.com. 

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