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Optimization Program Manager, Strategic Initiatives

Posted: 18 Mar 2021 Closes: 17 Apr 2021
Dublin, Ireland Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 457920330

Facebook is looking to hire a Program Manager to join our Strategic Initiatives (SI) Team. SI is a part of the Scaled Operations (SO) organization within Global Operations (GO). GO's mission is to build and run world-class processes at a global scale that minimize harm to people and society, while maximizing the success and well-being of FB's ecosystem. SO provides and nurtures industry leading human capabilities to serve FB's community and businesses. SI is a global horizontal team within SO, which supports and enables the success of SO and GO by driving business critical initiatives through program excellence, thought partnership, stakeholder collaboration, and effective change management. In particular, this role will join the Optimization team within SI, which focuses on:Providing seamless integration and process optimization across the SO ecosystem, reaching into GO and supporting FB Partner Workforce;SO Engagement / Communications; and Driving people initiatives We are looking for a Program Manager to be a partner for our SO/GO stakeholders in providing program management of complex and cross functional initiatives through organizational design, communications, framework development, thought partnership, business readiness and cultural and change transformation.

Optimization Program Manager, Strategic Initiatives Responsibilities

  • Develop an enterprise level view of technology and business processes

  • Develop institutional knowledge of content moderation

  • Leverage critical thinking, program/project management, business acumen, & communication skills to drive impactful change in our organization

  • Bridging the gap between technical and business teams using data analytics to assess processes, determine requirements and deliver data-driven recommendations and reports to executives and stakeholders

  • Identifying the processes needed to implement your recommendations

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of experience in program management/project management, consulting, operations, or a combination of these

  • General business acumen, such as project and program management skills, financial analysis

  • Communications and presentation skills

  • Experience in taking complex and ambiguous information/data and distilling them into meaningful action plans

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA degree

  • Experience working with Data visualization tools (ex. Tableau, etc.)

  • Experience working with SQL


About the Facebook company

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.

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