Facebook Communications Associate Manager, Writer in Menlo Park, California

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:
We are looking for a sophisticated writer to support our communications and social media efforts. The ideal candidate will have a portfolio of written material that proves an ability to convey nuanced ideas about products and policies in clear, elegant prose. An ability to communicate complex concepts in simple language is crucial. We're looking for someone who can work collaboratively with product teams, deliver high-quality work on a tight deadline, and adapt to quickly changing demands. Experience working with product managers — and with technical material — is a plus. Proven organizational, deadline writing and social media experience is critical.

This position is located in Menlo Park, California.

Required Skills:

  1. Develop and write product explanations

  2. Research and write on extremely tight deadlines

  3. Develop and implement social media strategies for product teams, with a heavy emphasis on writing

  4. Support execution of an integrated communications strategy, including managing a complex calendar of engagements

  5. Develop special communication projects in support of key corporate communications priorities

  6. Develop and maintain media archives

  7. Help develop complementary visuals and videos for internal and external communications

  8. Help assimilate content and fine-tune delivery

  9. Repackage materials as needed to ensure content and concepts extend into other communication efforts

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Minimum bachelor’s degree in Communications, English or relevant field

  2. 4+ years of experience in executive communications, journalism or speechwriting

  3. Experience writing on a tight deadline

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.