Facebook Editor/Copywriter, Facebook IQ 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:

The Guild is the internal creative and digital agency part of Global Business Marketing at Facebook. We exist to tell the Facebook story to marketers and advertisers. Our work is seen both online and off through our own channels, on mobile devices, at live events, in boardrooms and sometimes over coffee and we strive to make everything we create Smart, Beautiful, and Flawless. The Guild is seeking an Editor/Copywriter to support the Facebook IQ insights brand and team. This person will be responsible for ensuring that the consumer and advertising insights and thought leadership content produced by the Facebook IQ/insights marketing team is clear, correct, concise and consistent. This person will also be responsible for writing insights and marketing related materials based on internal/external data and research findings. Excellent communication skills are critical to success in this position, as is a demonstrated ability to work across cross-functional teams. This is a full-time position, based in Facebook’s Menlo Park office.

Required Skills:

  1. Edit all content produced by Facebook’s insights marketing team, including white papers, decks, blog posts and internal/external messaging, for clarity, flow, accuracy and adherence to brand and content guidelines.

  2. Develop an editorial style guide.

  3. Write insights and marketing related materials based on internal/external data and research findings.

  4. Work cross-functionally (across research, content, marketing, design and other teams) to manage projects effectively and efficiently.

  5. Synthesize and incorporate input from different stakeholders to create a final product that represents the best of the collective contributions.

  6. Create marketing and advertising content that helps build and promote the Facebook IQ brand.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 10+ years as an editor or writer within a media outlet or ad agency

  2. Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Advertising or related field

  3. Ability to communicate effectively

  4. Knowledge of the AP Style Guide, ability to learn Facebook style

  5. Experience working in a cross-functional team environment

  6. Detail and process oriented

  7. Ability to be organized while working on multiple projects simultaneously

  8. Ability to maintain high quality work while meeting tight deadlines

  9. Ability to adapt to a constantly evolving work environment

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.