Facebook Creative Strategist, Greater China (Planner-based) in Hong Kong
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.
Come be part of the creative team at Facebook that is leading the industry in new ways to build advertising ideas in the rapidly changing media, mobile and marketing world. As a Creative Strategist, you’ll be an essential team member tasked with inspiring and influencing how gaming advertisers build strategies, concept ideas and execute campaigns on Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and the next set of Facebook ad platforms. We are looking for someone with experience in strategic planning for advertising in social media, with creative agencies, digital agencies or with marketers and advertisers. It would be an advantage to have a good understanding of the creative challenges that today’s companies have when it comes to launching campaigns and acquiring new users. We are looking for someone who has worked as Brand Strategist, Strategic Planner and Creative Director, with great visual and copy writing skills. You should have a strong understanding of how to develop and articulate creative ideas, and how to bring those ideas to life across the marketing funnel. Experience working with film and/or motion would be a benefit. Most of all you should be happy getting your hands dirty making creative work and inspiring others to make their work for our platforms better. This position is based in our Hong Kong office.
Drive brand and business strategy discussions of our top clients in Greater China to uncover huge business needs and opportunities in different local and overseas markets
Uncover social insights and develop Facebook and Instagram solutions that drive the key business goals while maintaining a high bar for creativity
Partner with others on the team, and also in the marketplace, to make your and their ideas shine, leveraging best practices to all campaigns and creative executions
Be a thought leader on how Facebook and Instagram are fundamentally changing brand and direct response marketing, taking advantage of both strategies when applicable
Work with Product teams on both Facebook and Instagram platforms to learn and use new product solutions driving timely innovation and relevance for clients on local and overseas markets
Continually inspire our clients with a vision for their brands, game-changing ideas and plans to get them executed
Experience developing strategically grounded, brilliant creative
Fluent in English and Chinese (either Mandarin or Cantonese)
Strong passion for visual storytelling via photography, videography and/or animation
Fluent in all aspects of Facebook, from the massive reach to mobile and video best practices
Fluent in all aspects of Instagram, from the creative community to creative excellence
Articulate with critique of both strategic approach and aesthetic execution
Excellent storytelling, verbal and written communications skills
Able to think big and apply that to the wide range of opportunities – from individual campaign ideas to full on, long-standing content franchises
Entrepreneurial – this team is inventing everyday and it takes tenacity, bravery and the ability to see the big opportunities to thrive
Strategic – Deep understanding of brand marketing and how to build brilliant strategies across multiple verticals
Creative – Able to think big and apply that to the wide range of opportunities – from individual publishing ideas to campaign ideas to full on, long-standing platforms
A strong passion for people and desire to uncover consumer behavior, to help our global clients connect with customers in an impactful way
5+ years of experience in brand marketing/advertising
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
Experience with Keynote and PowerPoint. Experience with InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop a plus.