Facebook Sustainability Program Manager 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 seeking an experienced sustainability professional to play a central role convening and deepening strategic ties with teams across Facebook that touch sustainability work. We are looking for candidates with a proven track record of collaborative problem solving and strong program management skills with a deep understanding of the sustainability topics relevant to Facebook. This role will involve working closely with a wide range of internal stakeholders. Successful candidates will have demonstrated strong program management experience, creative and critical thinking capabilities, and exemplary communication skills.

Required Skills:

  1. Align internal teams across Facebook on central sustainability strategies and goals

  2. Work with internal stakeholders to identify, vet, and prioritize new sustainability opportunities

  3. Create collateral to drive internal alignment

  4. Assist the Sustainability team on other projects where program management support is needed

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 7+ years working in a sustainability related field

  2. Organizational and project management experience

  3. Experience working in corporate sustainability or with corporate sustainability teams

  4. Experience in working independently

  5. Experience in processing and analyzing information, and interpreting it to make business decisions and build systems

  6. Experience in leading cross-functional projects

  7. Experience motivating and adapting to different working styles based on teams involved

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Demonstrated communication skills

  2. Familiarity with specific sustainability issues relevant to Facebook

  3. Advanced degree in Sustainability or a related field

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.