Facebook Marketing Lead, Building 8 in Menlo Park, California

Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

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 connecting the world. The B8 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 in universities, small and large businesses. We are seeking a Marketing Lead to join the marketing team at Building 8. This person is an experienced marketer who has demonstrated experience managing and driving execution of scalable marketing programs end-to-end. They will help establish Building 8 as a leading product team, bring specific products to market, and leverage opportunities to incorporate Building 8 into Facebook's company narrative. Excellent strategic and communication skills, experience managing the marketing communications process from start to finish, excitement for results-driven approaches, and comfort with ambiguity are critical. This person also has a deep understanding and passion for our company and consumer tech products. Previous experience with consumer hardware is a must. Experience with advanced technologies like AI and VR is a plus. This individual will partner closely with the Building 8 engineering team, as well as other teams within Marketing and Communications. This is a full-time position based at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage marketing programs from start-to-finish that establish Building 8 as a leading product team, bring specific products to market, and find opportunities to build the larger Facebook brand

  2. Plan and lead cross-functional efforts to develop joint strategies and plans, develop shared narratives, and coordinate key moments, positioning and campaigns

  3. Work with partner teams throughout Marketing to drive quantitative analysis, qualitative research and synthesis to understand and represent the sentiment of our global community

  4. Partner with internal teams and external agencies to deliver amazingly effective creative inspiration & execution

  5. Design tests, measure impact and learn through a results-driven mindset

  6. Partner closely with many cross-functional teams within Marketing (research, analytics, creative, product marketing) and throughout the company (PR/communications, product) to drive execution of our brand objectives and activate the brand

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. BA/BS degree

  2. 5+ years professional experience in brand and/or product marketing in the consumer technology sector

  3. Experience managing the marketing communications process, from research and insight to execution and optimization in-market

    1. Experience working with cross-functional teams

    2. Quantitative analytical ability

    3. Demonstrated ability to communicate concepts

    4. Experience in an entrepreneurial environment

    5. Understanding of technology, internet and connectivity trends

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.