Facebook is seeking a Strategy Planning & Operations Lead who can work effectively with Media Partnerships leadership to drive the business forward. We are looking for an expert in business strategy and operations, who uses an analytical, strategic, pragmatic, and results-oriented approach to be a trusted partner to the Media Partnerships organization.
The mission of the Global Strategy, Planning & Operations (SP&O) is to be a trusted partner to the Media Partnerships organization and help the business owners and their teams maximize business performance through strategic planning, establishing operational excellence and providing actionable insights and recommendations. The ideal candidate will have a strong analytical and consultative mindset, a natural knack for operations and maximizing performance, experience and interest in providing best in class business partnering to stakeholders.
The ideal candidate will thrive in a dynamic, and fast-paced environment and will have comfort and creating in tackling new internal business operational challenges and will be a jack of all trades.
Establish operational excellence and ensure we have strong plans and KPIs in place at a vertical, regional, market and SPM level
Develop and implement go-to-market strategies, e.g. for new markets, products, or org design
Develop deep business expertise for the vertical/region being supported
Generate data driven insights into both internal team and external market performance
Lead and implement operational reviews and rhythm of the business activities to drive operational excellence, transparency and accountability
Identify, scope and drive critical projects and initiatives to help leaders in Media Partnerships better run their businesses through planning, operations, and analysis
Stay on top of market trends and changes in the competitive landscape, and share appropriate insights with the team
Frame and break down complex business problems into key components, design analysis to drive insights and answers to critical questions, and recommend practical solutions to get results
Collect & analyze data, information, and research (e.g., market data, competitive analysis, etc.) through quantitative and qualitative mechanisms to make decisions on critical strategic issue
Demonstrated experience in establishing world-class operational discipline and rhythm for businesses and teams
Experience driving cross-functional projects from inception to execution
Experience developing or overseeing quantitative analysis and delivering actionable insights
Experience leading, influencing and executing at all cross-functional levels of an organization
Strong Excel skills
Intermediate or advanced skills in SQL
Biz ops or sales ops experience