Facebook Seattle is seeking a dynamic professional to support the execution of the company’s community engagement and outreach strategy in the greater Seattle region. An experienced candidate who will help to coordinate internal and external community-oriented events; recruit and enlist company employees to support the events; develop processes to operationalize informal activities and manage data collection/analysis to create metrics of success.
The ideal candidate will have event management experience and be familiar with the Seattle and eastside communities (Bellevue, Kirkland, and Redmond). Experience in grassroots organizing, nonprofit association management or philanthropic foundations is a plus. You will join a team that builds and maintains relationships with government officials, community groups, NGOs, and academia to ensure that Facebook is a good neighbor in our communities.
You will work with internal partners and external stakeholders to plan, develop, evaluate, and continuously strengthen our relationships with the communities we serve. You will forge new nonprofit and community alliances; explore new opportunities for corporate philanthropy and create processes to align and integrate our community engagement with the Facebook mission public policy priorities and our standing as a pillar in our regional technology ecosystem.
Successful candidates will be knowledgeable of broad trends in state and local-level public policy dialogue. The ideal candidate will also have a passion for positively impacting the community, well-developed written and verbal communication skills, experience managing cross-functional teams and adept at collaborative problem-solving. Fluency in Spanish is a plus.