(Expired) OGN Esports Business Strategy and Planning Manager

5 months ago by CJ ENM

  Manhattan Beach (California), USA

Level: Senior

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Business Development

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CheilJedang (CJ) was founded in 1953 specializing in food products. Since then it has grown into a global lifestyle brand with a business portfolio built around the four sectors - Food & Food Service, Bio & Pharma, Entertainment & Media, and Shopping & Logistics. With over 30,000 employees around the world, CJ promotes healthier, happier and convenient living through its many products and services. For more information, please visit www.cjamerica.com

CJ ENM America, an affiliate of CheilJedang (CJ) located in Los Angeles, opened in 2007 as an international branch of CJ E&M, Asia’s leading content and media company headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. It has been a key factor in the worldwide spread of Hallyu, also known as the Korean wave, and the overall promotion of Korean culture through the company’s “One Source, Multi-Content” strategy. For more information, please visit: http://www.cjenm.com/

OGN is the world’s first 24/7 cable network entirely dedicated to producing, broadcasting, and streaming esports competition and gaming-related content. With 18 years of history, OGN is the world leader in esports and is credited for many world firsts and the bests in esports, including the creation of the world standard for esports broadcasting format and tech, and premier professional esports leagues (StarCraft Starleague, League of Legends Championship Korea, and Overwatch APEX League).

OGN now brings its years of history and knowhow in esports to North America to provide the same great content created specifically for the western audience with top-notch production, the latest equipment, and a state-of-the art esports arena in Manhattan Beach. For more information, please visit: https://www.ognesports.com/


  • Operate esports league and event
  • Effectively manage and plan for budget
  • Manage partner (Game development, Sponsor and platform) relationships
  • Create manuals and reports on league/event operations
  • Provide strategic and analytical support for internal/ external meeting
  • Screen, identify, and evaluate new business opportunities

Basic Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree & 7 years of directly related experience

Preferred Qualification

  • Excellent financial modelling and presentation skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; comfort communicating with executive and leadership team
  • Ability to drive strategic partner evaluation with minimal direction and oversight
  • Experience working as project manager in gaming or esports industry or general industry side; passion for gaming/esports


  • Health Insurance PPO Packages (competitive 100/70 plan - 100% covered by insurance)
  • Dental + Vision (with generous allowance amount per year)
  • Life Insurance (employee + dependent(s))
  • Flexible Spending Account (employee + dependent care)
  • Daily Meal Allowance
  • Gym Reimbursements
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement (up to $50 per month)
  • Employee Discounts (40% off CJ products & services)
  • Employee Benefit Program for Entertainment Activities – Video/music Subscription Services, Museum, Book/Magazine, etc (Up to $50 per month)
  • 401(k) 5% Match (no vesting period!)
  • Flexible Work Schedule Option
  • Paid Time Off (generous and increases by tier!)
  • Paid Work Life Break (48 hours of paid time off for personal development!)
  • Talent Sharing Opportunities
  • Employee Club Activities (movie, e-sports, book, sports activity club, etc.)

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