Facebook Product Marketing Manager, News Publishing in New York, New York
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Facebook is seeking an individual who is passionate about news and the news publishing ecosystem to help build the products and tools for news publishers. This position will be responsible for helping to shape product roadmaps and execute against global launch plans to bring products to market.The focus of this role will be on driving publisher market requirements, especially local news publishers, into product planning to help Facebook build a news ecosystem that gives people news that matters to them and strengthens their communities.The successful candidate is both data-driven and has the ability to synthesize market trends in media and related business models, and can effectively work with colleagues across the company to drive results. This product marketing role is focused on the inbound phase of product marketing with content producers (publishers and individual creators) as well as the initial phases of outbound product marketing. Inbound product marketing responsibilities include foundational analysis to identify market needs by producer segment, opportunity sizing, gathering deep feedback from internal and external stakeholders, representing the “view of the publisher” and running alpha and beta testing processes. Outbound product marketing responsibilities include leading launch planning including associated messaging and positioning. This role is highly cross-functional and will work closely with the Product, Engineering, Media Partnerships, Design, Research, Communications and Marketing teams.This is a full-time position based in New York, New York.
Drive product strategy bridging short-term execution and long-term vision
Identify opportunities and represent view of the market by conducting industry research, including deep quantitative, qualitative and competitive analysis
Analyze product performance, synthesize customer feedback and advocate improvements
Quarterback go-to-market efforts globally to support product launches and scaled adoption
Manage comprehensive, cross-functional activities including betas, positioning, policy and product documentation
Partner with the Product Management, Media Partnerships, Engineering, Sales, Communications and other key teams
7+ years experience with 3+ years experience working in a product marketing, management consulting, product strategy or equivalent function (partnered with product management and/or engineering to represent market requirements)
Management consulting experience in technology or media businesses, including news industry
News industry experience including understanding of web and mobile technologies impact on news industry both in the U.S. and globally
Experience collaborating cross-functionally and building consensus among multiple stakeholders in an entrepreneurial, high-expectation environment
Scrappy, resourceful, action and detail-oriented, with a high ownership mindset to deliver measurable impact
Quantitative analytical ability and communication skills
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