Facebook Consumer Communications Manager, Design 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:

Facebook is seeking a Consumer Communications Manager to support our efforts in driving awareness and excitement for Design at Facebook. This person will work closely with designers, researchers, and content strategist on various product launches and proactive communications. This role will also support the team with external speaking and presentation requests. Candidates should have an interest in design, demonstrate an ability to work cross functionally, and have excellent media relations and organizational skills. The position is located at our headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

Required Skills:

  1. Cross-functional efforts: Work closely with various Facebook teams and external PR agencies to assist with proactive and reactive communications campaigns

  2. Project management: Create effective processes for managing internal speaking requests and content reviews

  3. Media relations: Build relationships and engage with press, bloggers, and influencers from a range our outlets (design, consumer, tech and more)

  4. Work autonomously and as part of a cross-functional team in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple projects simultaneously

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Minimum bachelor’s degree

  2. 7+ years of professional experience in communications and/or journalism

  3. Experience working with consumer, technology, and business media

  4. Experience with product launches and strategic communications initiatives

  5. Experience working cross functionally with marketing, design and product partners

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.