Head of Strategic Audio Initiatives at Facebook
New York City, NY, US
Our investments across sound, audio and music are comprised of a variety of initiatives and teams across Facebook who work together to bring new product experiences to people. This role will be responsible for strategy, planning, and special high-touch projects in support of delivering meaningful audio experiences to our Facebook community. The head of strategic audio initiatives will work closely with the director of sound and design on vision and strategy related to audio, and influence design and implementation of sound and audio experiences across Facebook Inc. A successful candidate will manage and coordinate close partnerships with cross functional teams in order to develop strategies, programs, products and content related to audio experiences, as well as work closely with external partners. This position will be located in New York.

HEAD OF STRATEGIC AUDIO INITIATIVES RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Act as a strategic leader and facilitate effective decision-making while building efficiencies across Facebook’s efforts related to audio.
  • Ensure organizational goals and objectives are aligned with the broader strategies of Facebook.
  • Evaluate and recommend strategies, product plans, content development, financial investments, tooling and reporting to be applied across audio related efforts.
  • Collaborate with research teams investigating opportunities related to audio.
  • Work with content development teams to build our content strategy for audio.
  • Develop cross functional framework for sound and audio investments and report on progress, milestones and develop new ways of increasing transparency and visibility.
  • Lead development of conceptual frameworks, models, insights and recommendations on strategic decisions, including cross functional strategies and execution plans. Support recommendations with data, competitive, and strategic analyses.
  • Research emerging trends and opportunities and translate into actionable insights.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 10+ years experience in product management or similar discipline
  • Experience in strategic planning, building a vision and executing
  • Experience and substantial examples of innovation and creativity related to audio
  • Business acumen and an entrepreneur’s mindset
  • Experience leading through ambiguity
  • Experience building global, scalable systems and teams
  • Experienced in scaling organizations
  • Experience in fostering and developing relationships and initiatives with external parties
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