How to add or change Facebook page admin on mobile and desktop
If you're in charge of social media, it's very likely you are going to need some help in the form of another admin, editor, etc. Facebook lets you choose between five different page roles so if you need to add someone to your page, or maybe remove someone who is not meeting the expectations, learn how to do it on desktop and on mobile.
You can find more on the page role descriptions on the bottom of the page.
Add new Facebook admin
If you want to add a new Facebook page admin, go to your Facebook page and click on Settings (upper right part of the screen).
On the left side of the screen, you’ll find Page Roles button so click on that.
In Page Roles, click on Assign a New Page Role and then enter a name you wish to assign to your Facebook page and choose a type of role from the drop-down menu. You can find out more about the roles on the bottom of this page.
Click Add to finish the process.
Facebook will ask you to re-enter your password for security reasons to make sure you are authorized to make this change.
Enter your password and click Submit.
By doing this you have added a new role to your Facebook page and the person you have added will receive a request.
How to remove Facebook page admin
In order to remove Facebook page admin, follow the same steps as above mentioned – go to Settings – Page Roles.
You will see a list of all the existing page roles so choose the one you wish to remove by clicking Remove. Confirm by clicking the Save button.
So that’s that, and if you need to see how to edit page roles on Facebook mobile app just click on the tab above to switch platforms.
The person that is is removed from page roles on your Facebook page will receive an automated e-mail notice stating that they no longer have that page role.
You can remove yourself from admin role this way as well. Just remember that you will lose access to the page administration unless existing admin adds you back, so make sure you’ve prepared everything for this step.
Page role Admin
Can manage all aspects of the Page. They can: send messages and publish as the Page, respond to and delete comments on the Page, create ads, see which admin created a post or comment, view insights, respond to and delete Instagram comments from the Page, edit Instagram account details from the Page and assign Page roles.
Page role Editor
Can send messages and publish as the Page, respond to and delete comments on the Page, create ads, see which admin created a post or comment, view insights, respond to and delete Instagram comments from the Page and edit Instagram account details from the Page.
Page role Moderator
Can send messages as the Page, respond to and delete comments on the Page, create ads, see which admin created a post or comment, view insights and respond to Instagram comments from the Page.
Page role Advertiser
Can see which admin created a post or comment, create ads and view insights.
Page role Analyst
Can see which admin created a post or comment and view insights.
Page role Jobs manager
Can publish and manage jobs, view and manage applications, and create ads.
Now tap on Page roles to edit all the page roles on your Facebook page.
You have to be an admin yourself in order to change other roles on the page.
Add or remove Person from Page
As you enter Page roles, you will see all the existing roles on your page.
To remove someone, tap the pencil icon next to their name and choose remove. If you’re not sure about removing, you can also switch their page role to something else.
To add someone new, tap Add Person to Page.
You will have to enter your password for security reasons and then click Continue.