Facebook Public Policy Manager, Blockchain in Washington, District Of Columbia

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 seeks a Public Policy Manager for our new Blockchain initiative to lead policy development for the global public policy team. The successful candidate will work closely with and support a cross-functional team working on the new initiative. The ideal candidate will have expertise in emerging blockchain, data protection, digital identity, cryptocurrency, and related policy issues, as well as experience working on technology policy issues generally.

This role is full-time position and will be located at our headquarters in Menlo Park, California or in our Washington, DC office.

Required Skills:

  1. Identify, monitor, and analyze policy issues.

  2. Advise Facebook business, product, and regional policy teams on policy matters as inputs to the development of our products and policy positions.

  3. Execute our policy strategy, working with cross-functional stakeholders.

  4. Represent Facebook in meetings with key external stakeholders.

  5. Communicate Facebook’s positions in public presentations on related topics.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor degree in Public Policy, Law, Economics, Computer Science, or related field

  2. 5+ years of public policy experience

  3. Analytical, problem-solving, and cross-functional management experience

  4. Project management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. 2+ years of blockchain-related policy experience

  2. International policy experience

  3. Advanced degree in Public Policy, Law, Economics, Computer Science, or related field

  4. Experience in technology-related policy issues

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.