Facebook Consumer Communications Manager, Product in Menlo Park, California

Intro:

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.

Summary:

Facebook is looking for a Consumer Communications Manager to create and support proactive public relations campaigns around Facebook's core products and brand in consumer media, with a focus on product communications for Facebook's in-app camera and sharing products, the Camera Effects Platform, and Facebook Groups. The successful candidate will have strong contacts with consumer vertical, tech and trade media. This person will work closely with the product teams to amplify company-wide product launches, cultural moments and innovations, and devise and execute ongoing campaigns. Strategic, flexible, creative and resourceful communicators able to manage multiple projects simultaneously will be successful.

Required Skills:

  1. Interface and consult with cross-functional teams across the company particularly with product development, product marketing and brand marketing

  2. Drive positive press coverage in consumer print/online, multicultural and broadcast media

  3. Enhance awareness of Facebook and its products in mainstream consumer media outlets

  4. Conceptualize and execute creative consumer PR and marketing campaigns with media and other partners

  5. Organize press briefings, media sessions and events, often times with little oversight or guidance

  6. Prepare briefing materials and manage executive spokespeople

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelors degree in Communications, English, or relevant degree

  2. 5+ years of relevant professional experience at a PR agency or in-house, at a consumer goods or services company

  3. Experience in project management or programs

  4. Strategic thinking and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. 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.