Facebook Creative Strategist, Travel in New York, New York

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:

Creative Shop is a group of adventurers, dreamers, idealists, entrepreneurs, designers, writers, inventors, data gurus and artists who are hungry for crafting new ideas. Our mission is to inspire, provoke and serve the industry that enables brands to connect to the people they care about, while growing their business. We unreservedly believe that creativity is what drives innovation and helps brands tell the stories of tomorrow to the right people at the right time.

You'll fit in here: If you are eager to run fast, learn more, and never be complacent. If the intersection of creativity and technology is what makes you excited. If you believe human insights, strategic rigor, creative craft, and brilliant execution matter equally. If settling for good makes you uncomfortable. If you aren't afraid to take what we have and make it 10x better. If you believe that diverse, balanced teams lead to richer and more meaningful work. If you love brilliant debates on how to build and craft better stories. If constant change energizes you. If you aren’t afraid to put your hand up for the seemingly impossible assignments. If you believe that often, the generous thing to do is care enough to give really hard feedback. If you are a jack-of-all trades and master of at least one. If you love thinking and building prototypes and frameworks to lead the industry to better work for our platforms. If you want to be part of a team that is leading the way in telling stories for the future. If you want to humbly lead the industry to create the best work of your (and their) life.

This is a full-time position in the Facebook New York City office.

Required Skills:

  1. Continually inspire our clients with a vision for their brand, game-changing ideas and plans to get them executed

  2. Drive brand and business strategy discussions to uncover huge business needs and opportunities

  3. Uncover social insights and develop Facebook solutions that drive the key business goals of our top clients

  4. Partner with others on the team to make your and their ideas shine

  5. Work with Product and Engineering to refine your ideas for maximum impact on the Facebook Platform

  6. Drive how design and visuals impact storytelling on the platform

  7. Be a thought leader on how social technology is fundamentally changing brand marketing

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree or equivalent

  2. 8+ years of experience in brand marketing/advertising as a designer/art director

  3. Experience developing strategic creative applied in digital and offline mediums

  4. Storytelling. Experience communicating and bringing an idea to life on a white board or presentation

  5. Strategic. Knowledge of brand marketing and how to build strategies across multiple verticals

  6. Knowledge Facebook, Instagram and Messenger platforms

  7. Experience with InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Keynote and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Able to think big and apply that to the wide range of opportunities – from individual publishing ideas to campaign ideas to full on, long-standing platforms

  2. A strong passion for people and desire to uncover consumer behavior, to help your clients connect with customers in an impactful way

  3. Entrepreneurial. We’re still only 1% done at Facebook – this team is inventing everyday and it takes tenacity, bravery and the ability to see the big opportunities to thrive here

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.