Product Design Manager, Ads

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Posting date: 17 October 2019
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 14 November 2019
Location: London, UK
Company: Facebook
Job type: Permanent
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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.
Facebook is looking for a Product Design Manager with exceptional design, communication and people management skills.

From small local businesses to global brands, every advertiser has a story to tell. We're seeking a senior Product Design Manager to help us shape the essential creative and collaborative tools that businesses need to tell meaningful stories on Facebook. In this role, you'll be a foundational member of your product group's leadership team, working together with your counterparts in engineering, data science, content strategy, and other disciplines to define the strategy, operations, and communications that guide the team to build great products addressing real user needs.

The ideal candidate will be:
>>a keen strategic product, design and systems thinker, with proven experience leading a team through the creation, socialization, and execution of a user-focused product strategy
>>an exceptional leader with experience creating and improving processes that fuel high-functioning teams
>>a compelling communicator who can rally teams around a shared product vision
>>a strong coach with a proven ability to help designers improve their product thinking, interaction design, and visual design skills

Competitive Salary including the following benefits apply:
Medical Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Pension Benefits
Life Assurance
Childcare Benefits
Gym Benefits
Transport benefits
Laundry Benefit

Posted: 17th October 2019
Closing date: 14th November 2019

Lead the overall product team's health and success in collaboration with your product management, engineering, data science and content strategy peers
Build and support a positive, impact-oriented, and well-balanced product design team. You'll help the designers who report to you grow and accomplish more by setting clear goals, providing direct feedback, managing project loads and allocating designers accordingly, and ensuring deadlines are met.
Partner with research and product marketing experts to understand the creative needs of advertisers large and small, then guide your team to design elegant user experiences that meet those needs.
Be responsible for design excellence. You'll advocate for robust UX frameworks, foster a healthy feedback culture, strike the right balance of design quality and pragmatic progress, and help your team value building great user experiences as an essential part of achieving business goals.

Experience leading product strategy.
Industry experience in a people management role on a Design team.
Design experience and understanding for design excellence
A portfolio of work that contains examples of Interaction (UX) Design and Visual Systems Development for digital applications that work in cross-platform environments.
The ability to interpret data and leverage it to drive change.

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