Marketing Strategy & Operations Manager at Facebook
Menlo Park, CA, US
At Facebook, we're building the next generation of devices and experiences that make people feel closer together, which we call Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality (AR/VR). The AR/VR organization includes Oculus and Portal products and other hardware, AR and VR software and content, and research and development labs.

The AR/VR Marketing team is looking for a Marketing Strategy and Operations Manager to support planning and operations. This position is located in our Menlo Park headquarters with required travel.

The candidate will be an experienced generalist and marketer, data-driven, and a self-starter. This individual thrives in and enjoys a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, start-up environment, loves problem solving and working on high profile projects.

MARKETING STRATEGY & OPERATIONS MANAGER RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Build the strategic marketing, planning and operations processes to support the AR/VR marketing organization.
  • Manage day-to-day operational needs of the AR/VR marketing organization, which includes interfacing with finance regarding budgeting and forecasting, working with marketers regarding campaign flight calendar, partnering with the marketing leaders on annual plans and H-plans, and other duties as assigned.
  • Lead planning including goals and prioritization for the groups, learnings to date, best practices across the organization, headcount planning and budget allocation etc.
  • Lead projects with marketing leaders to optimize our org structure and overall organization health (e.g., role clarity between groups and interaction models between groups). Additionally, this person will own projects that help scale the organization and drive programs to foster better team culture.
  • Project manage AR/VR Marketing processes include internal communications (Q&A, All-Hands, posts or email update etc.), business updates (Business reviews, bi-annual management team updates etc.) and resource allocations. Own the integrated marketing calendar to dive budget and resource allocations.
  • Own and operate the rhythm of AR/VR marketing and executive meetings including but not limited to: agenda, follow-up actions, notes, etc.
  • Support initiatives to improve reporting, data transparency, and data accuracy across multiple cross-functional stakeholders- Sales, Marketing, Finance, Sourcing, Recruiting, Legal and Product.
  • Focus on process and continuous improvement of core projects through automation and process enhancement.
  • Drive operational excellence in the marketing organization through identification and execution of opportunity areas that create efficiency, remove obstacles, or create improved processes and approaches to the business.
  • Gather and inventory internal and external best practices to inform decision-making.
  • Foster relationships & work with cross-functional partners to understand their needs and ideas on how to better collaborate with Strategy & Operations.
  • Own or support ad-hoc strategic marketing projects, requests and/or analysis, as needed (e. g. helping the team map out an improved process for marketing involvement to ensure we ship products efficiently).
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent marketing experience
  • 5+ years of experience in management consulting, corporate strategy supporting marketing functions in internet and/or consumer technology vertica
  • Management consulting experience and experience working in a marketing organization for a consumer brand
  • Analytical and problem-solving experience
  • Methodical with the experience in translating problems into solutions
  • Project management experience
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience owning a marketing calendar
  • MBA or Bachelor with 8+ years of experience
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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