Facebook Public Policy Manager, Connectivity in Brussels, Belgium

Intro:
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected. Through our growing family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that helps billions of people around the world connect and share what matters most to them. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to make the world more open and accessible. Connecting the world takes every one of us—and we're just getting started.

Summary:
Facebook's Public Policy team is seeking a Public Policy Manager for its connectivity team to help us develop our positions on global tech and telecommunications policy issues. Candidates should have strong knowledge of Internet policy issues, including telecommunications, connectivity, and infrastructure. They should also have excellent writing and analytical skills and share our vision of making the world more open and connected.

This role is full-time and will be based in Brussels.

Required Skills:

  1. Develop policy positions on global Internet and telecommunications policy issues

  2. Identify, monitor, and analyze telecommunications policy issues affecting Facebook at the international and country level

  3. Articulate our policy positions in briefing papers, consultation responses and internal policy meetings

  4. Advise Facebook teams on public policy matters to guide development of products, services and policies

  5. Represent Facebook in meetings with key stakeholders

  6. Communicate Facebook’s positions in public presentations

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor degree in Public Policy, Business, Economics or related field required

  2. Proven public policy experience (telecommunications experience preferred)

  3. Experience in telecommunications policy and technology industry preferred

    1. Interest in technology and related policy issues

    2. Excellent written and oral communications skills

Industry: Internet