Facebook Communications Associate Manager, Executive Social Media (Building 8) 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.


Building 8 is a new group at Facebook that brings together world-class experts to develop and ship groundbreaking products at the intersection of hardware, software, and content. We have a clear mandate to ship products at scale. In particular, seemingly impossible products that define new categories and advance Facebook's mission of giving people the power to build community and bringing the world closer together. The Building 8 team will create breakthrough innovation at the intersection of ambitious science and an application that matters. It will operate on aggressive, fixed timelines, with extensive use of partnerships with universities, and small and large businesses. We are seeking a skilled communicator and social media expert to join the Building 8 team. The ideal candidate will have a communications or social media background and the ability to package narratives around complex and nuanced topics for social media platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram and blogs. This individual excels at working collaboratively with high-level executives and colleagues alike, understands the importance of tone/voice and can consistently deliver high-quality work even under severe time constraints.

Required Skills:

  1. Drive social media strategy for vice president of engineering and head of Building 8

  2. Build social media plan that’s measured against clearly defined objectives tracked over time

  3. Manage executive social posts and interactions

  4. Create ongoing calendar of social media content and opportunities

  5. Develop a wide range of assets for social posts including photos, videos, gifs, and more, partnering with creative team as needed

  6. Collaborate with Building 8 and Facebook communications teams to ensure consistency and alignment at all levels

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree

  2. 4+ years of experience in social media, communications, journalism or related industries

  3. Demonstrated success in crafting messages for social media platforms

  4. Knowledge of social media platforms and tracking tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. A background in technology or consumer products

  2. Experience working with or in support of diverse communities

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.