#156815

Operations Specialist for AR / VR Communications Team

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
03/02/2020
Date:
02/14/2020

Job Description:

This Ops Specialist will be 60% responsible for supporting the AR/VR Internal Communications Team and 40% responsible for office- and culture-related communications!

Job Duties:

  • The person will be primarily responsible for providing operations support for the AR/VR internal communications team (60%), which includes:
    • Managing all event logistics for comms-led events, such as coordinating with executive assistants, scheduling, booking rooms, managing the run of show and execution on the day of (e.g., All Hands, Q&As, manager meetings, etc.)
    • Developing templates, guidelines, and best practices for event management
    • Managing the daily internal comms editorial calendar, as well as related work streams, such as look aheads and readouts)
    • Serving as a community manager for comms-managed Workplace groups
    • Serving as the main POC with EAs across all AR/VR offices
    • Provide general writing and editing support as needed
  • The person will be secondarily responsible for office- and culture-related comms in the Bay Area (40%), which includes:
    • Working with D&I partners and FBRG leads on communications, including regular D&I updates to the org, supporting communications steering committee, and advising on events like roundtables and heritage months
    • Working with AR/VR Employee Experiences team to communicate events and other people-related comms in the Bay Area
    • Work with Facilities comms to help execute comms strategy for upcoming Bay Area office location strategy
    • Provide general writing and editing support as needed

Required Skills:

  • 4+ years professional experience working in corporate communications, political campaigns, or nonprofit mission-driven communications.
  • Attention to detail and experience working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with managing events end to end, including logistics, messaging, and execution.
  • Experience with managing multiple projects simultaneously and to work autonomously.
  • Experience working on a team and communicating to all levels of the organization.
  • Experience writing and turning complex information into relevant, engaging, timely and valuable content.
  • Experience in solving problems using judgement and analysis, providing practical, timely and proactive communications guidance and support.
  • Experience in public relations, journalism, branding and campaigns a plus.
  • Experience communicating to an employee population of technologists and engineers a plus.
  • Experience in the technology industry a plus.

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, or a related discipline.

Client Description:

This TOP social media company, headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, was built to help people connect and share. Over the last decade their tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate. With over two billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at this company offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Working here, you’ll:

  • Be part of their mission of community building
  • Work on the most visible apps and services in the social media industry  
  • Work in an Agile environment, in constant iteration and problem solving mode
  • Take part in global internal conversations that are happening with stakeholders, wherever they may be located, who are the best at what they do

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.