There is no other site in the world today like Facebook. It is the last thing we see when we go to bed and the first when we wake up. Truly, Facebook transformed and continues to transform our lives today.
That said, this giant social media with over a billion users in the world is looking for its Thai Mark Zuckerberg.
The Menlo Park, Calif.-based firm is looking for someone in Bangkok to become “Head of Thailand” to be the company’s architect of business strategy for the country and be the target of angry tweets from Thais when the site is down instead of Zuckerberg., Coconuts Bangkok reported.
Everyone is welcome to apply. You speak English? Good. If you’re not Thai however, you have to speak fluent Thai. Here are the details:
Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.
Facebook is seeking a strong, experienced sales and marketing professional to lead Facebook’s advertising solutions sales to large online advertisers. You’ll lead the business efforts and contribute to a high-caliber team in a business that is experiencing rapid and dramatic growth. This role will require a self-starter who has also demonstrated previous solid performance and work in a constantly changing environment, dealing with ambiguity and demonstrate problem-solving leadership capability with limited oversight. Ideal candidates will have experience in a sales environment as well as extensive experience selling cross-network, online marketing solutions such as integrated sponsorships and display advertising.
Lead the business strategy for the country
Help define Facebook overall approach and focus for client marketing teams and agencies
Identify and prioritize business opportunities
Partner with other cross-functional teams on structuring and executing operational and strategic initiatives – developing work plans, synthesizing market related data, leading analysis and defining the overall business approach to Facebook’s success
Increase the effectiveness of the team by recognizing opportunities for new approaches
Develop and implement best practices for client interaction, sales and services for Facebook, including a good understanding of working with advertisers and agencies
Develop metrics to measure the growth and performance of the sales team, and provide reports as needed
Create persuasive sales presentations using market trends, case studies and Facebook network solutions
Analyze campaign performance statistics and recommend optimized media solutions
Exceed sales, pricing and yield goals for yourself and your team
Ensure that our clients receive the highest level of sales and operational customer service
10+ years of Marketing, Media Sales and/or Online Advertising experience
3+ years of management, leadership experience. BA or BS degree or equivalent experience preferred
Knowledge of social media, agencies and direct response a plus
Ability to win the support of key stakeholders
Relationships with top marketing decision makers
Proven track record of reaching and exceeding sales revenue goals
Demonstrated success as a leader of change, achieving operational excellence by introducing new performance measures, processes and systems
Ability to perform well in a highly dynamic, rapidly changing environment
Understanding of user behavior and how technology works and the ability to explain each in ordinary terms