Facebook Public Policy Director, Economic Policy in Washington, District Of Columbia
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Facebook is looking for a Public Policy Director, Economic Initiatives to join its Global Public Policy Team. The team's mission is to lead Facebook's engagement with policy makers around the world. This person will lead a team of economic policy experts at the company.
In this role, you will develop thinking on key public policy issues that impact the future of the Internet at one of the world's leading Internet companies.
The ideal candidate will be a recognized expert in issues related to the impact of the Internet on the economy. They will have expertise in policy debates in areas such as taxation, intellectual property and financial services. You should be passionate about the services we provide and the people that we serve.
This is a full-time position located at our headquarters in Washington DC. Suitably qualified candidates located in other countries will also be considered.
Develop policy positions on global economy policy issues affecting the Internet
Manage the economic policy team within the global public policy function
Identify, monitor, and analyze economic policy issues affecting Facebook at the international and country level
Articulate our policy positions in briefing papers, consultation responses and internal policy meetings
Advise Facebook teams on public policy matters to guide development of products, services and policies
Represent Facebook in meetings with management stakeholders
Communicate Facebook’s positions in public presentations and in the media
Bachelor's degree in Public Policy, Business, Economics or related field
Public policy experience including work in economic policy areas
Knowledge in technology and policy issues
Track record of people management
Experience working at a globalized tech company
Experience working on economic issues in government
Track record of communicating on tech policy issues
Global experience of working with policy makers
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