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Facebook Legal Analyst, Competition in Menlo Park, California


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.


The Facebook Competition Legal team is looking for a talented, driven and highly organized individual to support our Competition team. In this role, you will be responsible for conducting basic research about the industry landscape and technology sector, preparing analysis of various industry developments and products/services, and tracking, organizing and distributing information within our legal and cross-functional teams. You should have an ability to organize large amounts of information and work with internal and external stakeholders to keep research and analysis materials accurate and up to date.

The ideal candidate would exhibit the ability to maintain a high-level of organization, attention to detail, and judgment for prioritization and execution in a fast-paced environment. This is a great opportunity to join a growing legal team and to work on novel issues in an exciting, fast-paced environment.

Required Skills:

  1. Work closely with our legal and policy teams to understand relevant research and analysis needs and priorities

  2. Develop and execute project plans to address those needs using public research materials

  3. Compile research findings and prepare clear, informative reports and presentations

  4. Lead ad hoc projects with cross-functional team members

  5. Act as point of contact for knowledge management projects involving internal and external partners on competition matters

  6. To enhance internal knowledge resources, engaging lawyers and encouraging the use of knowledge systems and resources

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's Degree

  2. 1+ years of experience in research full-time

  3. Organizational experience

  4. Experience checking content

  5. Experience working independently on day-to-day work as well as in a team environment

  6. Experience with Google Docs, MS Office applications, and other collaboration and productivity tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's Degree in economics, business, public policy, or related disciplines

  2. Experience working on legal or public policy teams conducting basic research

  3. Project management 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 accommodations-ext@fb.com.