Facebook Public Policy Manager, Caribbean and Central America in Mexico City, Mexico
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.
Facebook's Latin America Public Policy team is seeking a Public Policy Manager to help us lead our interaction with key policy makers in Caribbean and Central America through developing and executing a comprehensive engagement strategy. Candidates should have strong knowledge of Internet policy issues, such as privacy, security, infrastructure, intellectual property, tax, trade and telecommunications. They should also have excellent writing and analytical skills and share our vision of making the world more open and connected. This role is full-time and will be based in Mexico City.
Identify, monitor, and analyze policy issues affecting Facebook in Caribbean and Central America
Work in partnership with different Public Policy teams on the strategy for building relationships with policy makers, civil society and academics for a wide range of company initiatives
Articulate our policy positions in briefing papers, consultation responses and internal policy meetings
Advise Facebook teams on public policy matters in order to guide development of products, services and policies
Work with political bodies, policymakers and non-governmental organizations on technology policy issues
Represent Facebook in meetings with key stakeholders
Collaborate and ensure consistency in approach to policy issues
Build coalitions with other organizations to advance policy goals of Facebook.
5+ years of professional experience
5+ years of experience of public policy experience working with political systems and institutions as well as policy, politics and communications
Experience with analytical and creative approach to policy issues, as well as cross functional team player
Interest in technology and related policy issues
Willingness to travel
Passion for Facebook and its mission to make the world more open and connected
Bachelor degree required, Master is preferred
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Fully Bilingual English -Spanish