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Facebook Global Performance, Consumer Marketing in Des Moines, Iowa


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 digital media expert to join the Media team within Facebook’s Consumer Marketing organization and help us build the Facebook Media Buying discipline. Our goal is simple. To be the best marketers on Facebook. This person will serve as a thought leader in the implementation of marketing initiatives, diligently applying and improving upon best practices for media strategy, creative and measurement to deliver meaningful impact for the Facebook brand and products. They will own media buying and stewardship of Facebook Consumer Marketing initiatives on our own platforms from campaign strategy, execution, optimization, technical troubleshooting to measurement and reporting, with a focus on efficiency and scalability. Qualified candidates must be detail-oriented, data-driven professionals who can thrive in a fast-paced, often ambiguous, results-driven environment. The ideal candidate should have a passion for leveraging data to understand scalable drivers of impact. They will have experience implementing strategic marketing strategies, solving complex problems through technical and analytical excellence, and project managing multiple streams of work. They will also have a deep understanding of Facebook, our advertising tools, and our advertising philosophy.

Required Skills:

  1. Partner closely with internal stakeholders such as Strategic Planning, Product Marketing, Ads Products, Decision Science, and Creative

  2. This role will involve both innovation and implementation skillsets. Tactical and campaign execution expertise will be valued greatly. The ability to use insights to drive decisions

  3. Measure performance and outcomes of messages in market and tracking communications performance to inform future decisions and investments. Help shape and drive learning agendas in conjunction with data science and research and insights

  4. Lead the setup and execution of successful marketing campaigns for Facebook Brand and Consumer Products, owning all aspects of campaign set up, optimization, troubleshooting, and reporting, with a sustained focus on efficiency and scalability

  5. Identify testing opportunities and develop testing roadmaps for Consumer Marketing efforts

  6. Leverage large and abstract datasets to identify scalable drivers of impact for the business

  7. Identify and manage opportunities for Facebook ads product team to further develop our ad platform, tools, and guidelines based on business insights

  8. Own resolution of technical challenges, by collaborating with internal product/engineering teams

  9. Project manage complex work streams and initiatives across marketing objectives

  10. Stay abreast of key media and advertising trends and innovations across Facebook platforms to bring to future Facebook marketing campaigns and potentially expand the scope of marketing efforts

  11. Streamline processes and build scalable solutions to support a number of campaigns across Facebook Brand and Product Consumer Marketing

  12. Continue to build the team's identity and establish working relationships with the Brand and Product Marketing team

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. BA/BS degree

  2. 6+ years experience in digital media, 3+ years experience in paid social

  3. Experience with Facebook Ads Manager and other digital advertising platforms, having crafted media solutions that drive positive outcomes

  4. Experience creating, implementing and measuring a comprehensive strategy leveraging the Facebook advertising products

  5. Digital advertising experience, specifically in ad operations, trafficking, demand management and/or data analytics

  6. Experience building relationships with cross-functional groups and influencing outcomes across multiple levels of management, teams and disciplines

  7. Experience with A/B testing and marketing effectiveness measurement methodologies and technologies

  8. Experience with direct response and brand marketing, data and technology solutions, advertising technology, and/or advertising partnerships

  9. Communication, organization and project management experience

  10. Microsoft Excel experience (e.g. pivot tables, advanced formulas, macros)

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. BA/BS degree in Economics, Marketing, Business, Statistics, or a related field

  2. Experience managing large global scale ad campaigns using Ads Manager and/or a Facebook Marketing Partner’s platform

  3. Professional experience at a media agency or ad tech firm

  4. Strong understanding of mobile creative best practices

  5. Experience in Social Issue or Political digital marketing campaigns

  6. U.S. specific planning and buying experience

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at