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Oversight Board, Director

The Oversight Board makes binding and independent decisions about the most challenging content issues on Facebook, Instagram and Threads. Members of the Board include Helle Thorning-Schmidt, former Prime Minister of Denmark, Tawakkol Karman, Nobel Peace Prize winner, Michael McConnell, Director of Stanford’s Constitutional Law Center, and many other diverse leaders and thinkers from around the world. The Board issued its first decisions in January 2021.

The Oversight Board Administration is the team of full-time staff who support the Board. The Administration has a presence in London, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., and operates with a global scope.

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We are seeking an exceptional leader to join as Director, a role that is pivotal in leading the Board’s dedicated staff. Our next Director will have experience of leading global, diverse, mission-driven organizations effectively and impactfully, as well as a track record of collaborative, cross-functional leadership. They will possess exceptional stakeholder management and communication skills, capable of inspiring a dedicated team while demonstrating a deep commitment to freedom of expression and other human rights.

If you are motivated by our work and believe you can apply your skills and experience to lead our organization, please get in touch.

The Oversight Board has partnered with executive search firm, Odgers Berndtson, in the management of the Director recruitment process. For more information, please visit:

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