Facebook Communications Manager, Writer in Menlo Park, California
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.
We are looking for a strong writer to support our communications efforts. The ideal candidate will have a portfolio of written material that proves an ability to convey nuanced ideas about products and policies in clear, elegant prose. An ability to communicate complex concepts in simple language is crucial. We're looking for someone who can work collaboratively, deliver high-quality work on tight deadlines, and adapt to quickly changing demands. Proven organizational and deadline writing experience is critical. This position is located in Menlo Park, California.
Draft and edit blog posts, op-eds and statements on behalf of executives
Write on topics ranging from public policy to artificial intelligence
Research and write on tight deadlines
Manage multiple projects at once
Work closely with teams across the company
Help develop complementary multimedia assets
Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English or relevant field
5+ years of experience in executive communications, journalism or speechwriting
Experience writing on a tight deadline
Experience working with and writing for executives or policy officials
Professional experience in political, technology communications or a related sector
Grasp of Facebook and issues relevant to technology companies
Experience working directly with principals and writing about sensitive policy matters or technical material
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