Chicago, Illinois

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!

More about the role:

As a Paid Search Coordinator, you'll play a key role in executing the daily operations of Grubhub's Paid Search programs.

This is a multi-faceted role within Grubhub that will be responsible for coordinating with the growth marketing engineering team to streamline and scale the creation of new campaigns, ads, keywords, etc. In addition, you will work closely with the rest of the Search Marketing team to analyze trends and execute optimizations within Google, Bing, and Apple platforms, supporting the rest of the Growth team across both Diner and B2B paid search operations.

In applying for this position, you should be comfortable knowing and implementing paid search best practices and feel confident in your ability to keep up with the ever-changing landscape of search and be able to proactively identify areas of opportunity for both search performance enhancement and process improvement.

We are looking for someone who is excited by executing new ideas, identifying performance trends, and collaborating with the team to re-think existing approaches to the channel. At Grubhub, we are always innovating our methods to take SEM to the next performance level and this role plays a key part in supporting that process.
The Impact You Will Make
  • SEM daily operations: including but not limited to campaign creation, ad copy launching, keyword expansion, SQR analysis, and bid strategy updates
  • Ensure paid search campaigns adhere to best practices and work with SEM team to troubleshoot any problems that arise
  • Coordinate with data engineering team to support automated processes and identify areas for improvement
  • Proactively identify areas of opportunity and take action to improve our paid search performance
  • Play a key role in executing paid search tests and reporting insights to senior leadership
  • Work collaboratively with SEM manager to translate strategic vision into tactical solutions and results
  • Analyzing reports to uncover data trends and translate the data into a digestible format to help support actionable recommendations
  • Leverage 3rd party bid management tools to improve effectiveness of our bidding strategy and operational efficiency
  • Perform competitive research using 3rd party tools and news alerts to stay up to date on the latest search trends
What You Bring to the Table
  • 1+ years experience working within the paid search industry
  • Excel competency with navigation, formatting, and using basic functions (sum, avg, and pivot tables)
  • A proven track record executing paid search optimizations and accurately reporting SEM results
  • Strong communication skills: ability to clearly communicate results and key learnings
  • Keen attention to detail: accurate and effective performance with history of identifying errors or opportunities for improvement
  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, economics, statistics or other related field
  • Recent Google Ads Search Certification
Got these, too? Even better:
  • Experience in ecommerce or online retail
  • Advanced user capability in Excel
  • Experience with SQL
  • Previous experience utilizing Google Analytics
  • Proficiency with 3rd party campaign management tools like Search Ads 360, Kenshoo, or Marin
  • Experience managing localized SEM programs
  • Experience using feed management tools
  • Familiar with building Tableau reports
  • Experience writing Google Ads scripts
  • Experience with Salesforce
And Of Course, Perks!
  • 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.
  • COVID-19 Response. All of our employees are currently working from home and will be for the foreseeable future. We look forward to seeing everyone in-office when it's safe to return.
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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Chicago, Illinois

Grubhub is a leading online and mobile food-ordering and delivery marketplace with the largest and most comprehensive network of restaurant partners, as well as nearly 24 million active diners. Dedicated to connecting diners with the food they love from their favorite local restaurants, Grubhub elevates food ordering through innovative restaurant technology, easy-to-use platforms and an improved delivery experience. Grubhub features over 300,000 restaurants and is proud to partner with more than 225,000 of these restaurants in over 4,000 U.S. cities and London. The Grubhub portfolio of brands includes Grubhub, Seamless, LevelUp, AllMenus and MenuPages.

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