Facebook Public Policy Associate Manager, Community Engagement 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 an Associate Manager to join a team that builds and maintains relationships with local and public policy communities (including local non-profits, business associations, advocacy organizations, community groups and interest groups). You also will work with cross-functional teams across Facebook to devise and execute an outreach strategy that advances our community engagement efforts. Candidates should demonstrate experience public policy, government affairs, campaign management, or issue advocacy and have a strong understanding of Bay Area policy.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage the complex ongoing flow of legislative/ product/policy proposals or briefings/program materials around a designated substantive issue, or manages similar complex projects.

  2. Serves as a key stakeholder and contributor on a team running major public policy initiatives or events, including planning initiatives or events.

  3. Ability to work with members of the policy team and other core cross-functional partners.

  4. Demonstrates expertise in a defined area of public policy and understands Facebook's products as well as mission.

  5. Ability to advise Facebook teams on public policy matters to lead development of products, services, and/or policies.

  6. Analyze source material or events while identifying significant impacts to Facebook.

  7. Participate in both internal meetings and external meetings in coordination with other team members.

  8. Maintain relationships with stakeholders within the public policy team and other cross- functional partners.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelors degree

  2. 4+ years of experience in public policy, community relations, and event planning

  3. Experience in public speaking

  4. Demonstrated cross-functional work experience

  5. Experience managing community engagement budget

  6. Existing relationships with community groups, non-profits and legislative organizations

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.