Facebook Business Lead - Corporate Communications & Public Policy in Menlo Park, California
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. 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 empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.
Facebook is seeking a Business Lead to assist with research, communications, and project management for our VP, Global Communications and Public Policy. This person will manage prep for speeches, panels, and meetings, assist with internal communications, and contribute to strategic initiatives across the company. This is a full-time position based in Menlo Park.
Conduct primary research and work with FB colleagues to prepare background for meetings with key partners (e.g., identify goals and talking points, provide background on attendees, analyze the current business relationship, and summarize opportunities for FB to work with partner)
Conduct external research on a variety of topics and organizations
Synthesize this research into executive summaries with key business and communication insights
Stay up-to-date with trends in business and technology including knowledge of current/potential Facebook clients & partners
Interface and consult regularly with cross-functional groups
Compile and edit briefing materials
Help facilitate meetings as necessary – meet & greet, notes, follow-up on action items, etc.
Exercise absolute discretion at all times
10-20% travel with VP, Global Communications and Public Policy and team
3 + years’ work experience, research and analysis experience
Ability to build presentations in PowerPoint and/or Keynote and compile briefing materials
Ability to juggle tasks and to work extra hours as needed
Ability to shift priorities and act while maintaining organization and control
Understanding of the importance of confidentiality and using discretion
Experience leading cross-functional projects
Project management and decision-making skills
Ability to work with people at all levels both inside and outside of Facebook
Travel 10-20% of the time
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