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Policy Communications Director

Posted: 21 Nov 2021 Closes: 23 Dec 2021
San Francisco, California, US Competitive
Permanent & Full-time FBK_a1K2K0000032RYjUAM_c21a00ba

Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Novi further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology.Instructions on how to apply, click "Apply to Job" online on this web page.

  • Lead communications around Facebook's content policies
  • Oversee the creation and implementation of sustainable programs and high-profile communications campaigns and initiatives that help educate policy makers, consumers, the press and groups interested in Facebook in how Facebook operates
  • Influence and operate at a senior leadership level providing counsel to cross-functional executive partners in policy, legal, marketing, and other groups within the company on a broad set of communications matters ranging from go to market plans and medi
  • Specifically, lead on the communication strategies around high-profile issues such as counter-terrorism, safety, political advertising and Facebook's External Oversight Board
  • Where appropriate, work with global teams
  • Develop messaging, narratives and prep senior spokespeople
  • Manage and mentor the content policy communications team
  • Oversee the US Policy Communications agency

  • Employer will accept a Bachelor's degree in English, History, Marketing, Communications, or related field, followed by five (5) years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience in the job offered or in a communications-related occupation. Experience must include 24 months of experience in each of the following:
  • Professional experience in communications at a senior level including working with high-profile media and C-suite executives
  • Experience working at start-ups or a consumer internet company
  • Strong understanding of politics at a global level, mindfulness of market nuances, and cultural context for policy decisions
  • Crisis management skills and ability to avoid a crisis by effectively managing difficult issues and media enquiries
  • Drafting communications strategies and messaging materials
  • Working with senior cross-functional teams
  • Project management.

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 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.Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.
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