Marketing Program Support

Remote (must be UK based)
£62,500k plus bonuses
Start date:
Posted By:
Shana Hector
12 months FTC most likely extended

Job Description:

Economic Impact, Regional Program Support – Middle East, Africa and Turkey

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.

Our small business marketing team in EMEA is looking for a Regional Programme Lead to develop and execute programmes to empower small businesses and equip more people with the tools and digital skills they need to compete in the new economy.

The successful candidate will play a leading role in the development of strategy and partnerships that reach and educate small and medium businesses within markets in Middle East, Africa and Turkey. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying the optimal opportunities as well as executing and growing Facebook's existing scalable programmes aligned with our overarching small business and economic growth narratives. to create awareness and affinity for the Facebook brand within EMEA markets.


Utilising strategic and effective marketing skills driving strategy, execution and results of large scalable programs to educate and engage with small and medium businesses in the Region
Understands how to land Global programs into specific markets, adapting global framework to local needs
Identifying opportunities to evolve the existing programs and create ad hoc solutions to specific audiences (for example dedicated programmes to women, underrepresented communities, etc)
Overseeing program components from content to event execution both virtual and live, from partners engagement to business experience
Lead outsourced team to execute programmes in markets.
Synthesize learnings into actionable insights to shape plans, improve future programs and report best practices with cross-functional teams
Collaborate with broad cross-functional partners including brand and design, marketing, events team, policy, comms, product and external partners and agencies

Minimum Qualifications

· Fluency in English. Another European Language an advantage.

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Strong negotiation and project management skills

· Self-motivated and solutions oriented with ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously,

· Confident presenter, with strong public speaking skills

Client Description:

Our Client is the largest social media company in the world. They have substantial B2B and B2C advertising and media platforms, as well as a nonprofit initiative. With the mission of bringing people together, they now boast over 2 billion users, and are rapidly developing as they influence the world around us.


We want to make a world of difference, so it matters to us that we hire differently. Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity and is proudly an equal opportunities employer.