Global Head of Safety and Spam Operations

 •  Facebook Menlo Park, CA

15+ years experience  •  Internet Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/19/17
Menlo Park, CA
15+ years experience
Internet Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/19/17


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.


Community Operations' focus is on supporting our users through both direct support interactions as well as scalable solutions, and on improving the health of our products by helping people understand how to use them. Those who join our teams are very passionate about solving people’s issues, and are strong advocates for the Facebook community. We need influencers who can align cross-functional partners to ensure the best possible experience for our platforms. If you like helping people, Community Operations is for you.

Facebook is seeking an experienced Safety executive to lead our efforts across Safety and Spam, the teams responsible for keeping the Facebook platform safe for our community of 2B users. This person will also serve as an external representative with communities that focus on real world harm and safety initiatives. If you are energized by the goal of giving people the power to build community and bring the world closer together and have a passion for helping others, this role is for you. This role is a full-time position, based at our HQ in Menlo Park, CA

Required Skills:

  1. Oversee and manage global functions, projects and teams within the Safety and Spam teams to support the growing Facebook and Instagram communities

  2. Be a public facing voice of Facebook and its role in ensuring global coverage and advocacy of key safety issues on the platform

  3. Serve as cross-functional leader, working with cross functional leaders and teams across the company to identify new strategic areas that need coverage from a safety perspective

  4. Be a strong voice within Facebook on the goals and priorities around safety experiences to improve the quality, scalability and efficiency for Safety Operations.

  5. Support new product launches, and collaborate closely with Facebook product and engineering teams

  6. Build and retain a world class team through providing mentorship, guidance and career development

  7. Manage and maintain strong direct relationships with Facebook’s key partners

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. BA/BS degree

  2. 15+ years of relevant experience in safety, crisis management, human rights advocacy and operations with a strong track record and understanding across the business

  3. 7+ years people management experience including managing leaders and managing remotely across regions, proven track record of attracting, scaling and developing high performing and highly engaged teams

  4. Demonstrated ability to think strategically about issues and escalations

  5. Ability to work cross-functionally with all levels of management, both internally and externally

  6. Project management experience, with the ability to lead and execute multiple time-sensitive projects

  7. Public speaking, communication and presentation skills

Industry: Internet

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