Facebook Strategic Partner Manager, Community Partnerships in Menlo Park, California


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.


Facebook is building a partnerships team to focus on the second half of our mission “bringing the world closer together.” This team will be focused on the ways that our products and programs can we used to help people build common ground and bridge divides. You should be passionate about building products and programs that empower communities to be civil, empathetic, informed, and healthy.

You will work with some of the world’s best academic, expert, and influential civil society organizations, as well as our world class Product, Engineering, Policy, Legal, Marketing, and PR teams to develop products, experiences, and programs that improve the societal problems that manifest on Facebook. A qualified candidate will have a strong passion and curiosity for the role of technology in society, the impact Facebook can have to bridge divides, and the potential for partnerships to better society.

This position is located in our Menlo Park, CA office.

Required Skills:

  1. Manage relationship with community of experts, academics, and community leaders to partner with Facebook

  2. Host co-learning workshops between partners and product teams, and develop new models for collaborative product development

  3. Develop content and lead trainings for partners on how to use Facebook to build common ground

  4. Help develop a framework and criteria for partner selection, and serve as primary owner of influential external relationships

  5. Collaborate with product teams to translate product learnings and insights into product solutions

  6. Lead all elements of multiple complex high-visibility collaboration deliverables for internal and external stakeholders

  7. Willingness and ability to travel 20% of the time

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 7+ years of work experience with product and/or partnerships in consumer technology, news media, political organizations, or start ups

  2. Experience engaging with C-level of any partner organization

  3. Knowledge of the Facebook Platform and how its products could be leveraged to build community and build common ground

  4. Organizational, project management, and people management experience

  5. Experience presenting in public, and communicating to internal and external audiences

  6. Experience navigating and working with cross-functional teams

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience studying or working on bridging divides, polarization, or reconciliation

  2. Experience leading a partnerships team

  3. Experience in a product training and/or product adoption role

  4. Comfort with fast-paced start-up environment with little supervision and appetite for intensity

  5. Fluency in any other language

  6. International experience

  7. Displaying the highest personal integrity and ethics

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. 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.