Director, Law Enforcement Outreach, EMEA

Facebook seeks a highly motivated and experienced professional to serve as its Director of Law Enforcement Outreach in EMEA based in the United Kingdom. The position will be responsible for managing the EMEA regional team in developing and maintaining strategic relationships with law enforcement authorities, government agencies with an Internet safety and security focus and related industry coalitions.
The position will also oversee tactical responses to events related to the law enforcement community in the EMEA region. This is a great opportunity to join a growing team and to work on novel issues in an exciting, fast-paced environment. This position is a full-time role located in London (UK) and would entail frequent travel in EMEA and overseas


  • Manage and lead an experienced, talented regional team in developing and maintaining effective working relationships with law enforcement and government authorities for Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, Instagram, and Oculus
  • Work closely as a team manager with the legal and public policy teams on engagement with law enforcement authorities, regulators and legislators on online safety, security and law enforcement issues
  • Craft a regional strategic plan and ensure timely execution
  • Plan and execute educational programs for law enforcement authorities on our policies for protecting user privacy and responding to legal requests
  • Coordinate with internal investigation teams to develop and refer relevant matters to law enforcement authorities
  • Work closely with Facebook's Legal Team and outside counsel in responding to governmental requests for data
  • Work with internal teams and global safety organizations to develop and enhance safety awareness and other safety related issues in the world
  • Support launches and different initiatives being driven across platforms & Build strong internal relationships with cross-functional leadership partners
  • Significant experience working with law enforcement authorities at an international level.
  • Extensive experience working in private industry engaging with law enforcement and government authorities at an international level.
  • Recently held a senior management role overseeing international teams engaged in law enforcement or government engagement.
  • Technical knowledge and experience related to cyber-crime and online investigations
  • Experience with European law relating to law enforcement requests for data, surveillance and interception of communications
  • Extensive experience working with data protection authorities, financial institutions, and Internet industry associations
  • Comfortable in a fast paced, dynamic, start-up culture
  • Willingness to work off hours and overtime, including the weekend and occasionally holidays, in order to support emergency matters and interact with globally based company employees
  • Strong public speaking & presentation skills
  • Ability to frequently travel within Europe and the United States
  • University degree or equivalent (An MBA or similar degree would be considered a plus)
  • Prosecution or criminal investigation background or experience in a similar Internet safety and security role is preferred
  • Fluency in additional international language(s) is strongly preferred
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