Facebook Corporate Communications Manager - Israel in Tel Aviv, Israel

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.

Facebook is seeking a Manager of Communications, to lead communications for Facebook’s corporate/business, product, engineering and privacy, safety and security efforts in Israel.

The ideal candidate will have deep understanding of the media landscape, experience in consumer, corporate, B2B and product communications. We are looking for someone who is passionate about Facebook, has knowledge of the digital industry, is an excellent writer, and has strong experience in developing and executing high-profile communications initiatives. To find success in this position, the ideal candidate needs to be creative, strategic, be able to thrive in a demanding, fast-moving environment and work on a number of projects simultaneously.

The role requires managing proactive and reactive communications, from strategy to messaging to execution. This position is full-time and is located in Facebook’s Tel Aviv office.

Required Skills:

  1. Develop and execute communications strategies and initiatives to support Facebook’s corporate, engineering, business, product, policy, privacy, safety and security efforts

  2. Work cross-functionally with internal teams (especially policy, engineering and business) on individual media opportunities and broader programs

  3. Develop strategies and own day-to-day execution for press relations programs and reactive issues handling

  4. Educate press, bloggers and influencers about core Facebook products and initiatives

  5. Organize press briefings, media sessions and events

  6. Source, develop and write a wide range of communications materials including blog posts, press plans, reactive statements and media briefing materials

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Minimum bachelors degree or equivalent experience

  2. Proven professional experience, in press relations, communications or journalism

  3. Strong existing relationships with Israeli media and correspondents from international outlets based in Israel

    1. Ability to manage a broad range of both proactive and reactive projects and to see these through in a fast-paced environment

    2. Exemplary verbal and written communication skills in English and Hebrew

    3. Team player with strong project management and decision-making skills

    4. Experience in managing PR agencies and contractors

    5. Deep understanding and passion for Facebook and technology

    6. Well-developed advocacy skills

    7. Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

    8. All applications must be submitted in English

Industry: Internet