Strategic Planning Specialist

US-CA-Los Angeles
3 months ago
# of Openings
CJ America HQ
Business Planning


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 55,000 employees around the world, CJ Group promotes healthier, happier and convenient living through its many products and services. For more information, please visit

CJ America HQ, together will its subsidiaries and affiliates, is leading the dynamic and fast-growing businesses in areas including Food & Food Service, Bio, Entertainment & Media, and Logistics. CJ America’s leaders manage and collaborates with U.S. affiliates to adapt to current market trends, creating long-term business plans to inspire new ways for all to experience Korean-culture.


*Visa sponsorship available for this position.



  • Research on M&A focused on Entertainment and theatre businesses
  • Analyze financial performance reviews, ROI and business planning materials
  • Research and maintain database on prospective new acquisition opportunities, market trends, competititor profiles/strategies and economic performances
  • Create presentation materials summarizing investment opportunities and recommendations for executives
  • Communicate with Korea HQ to support business management in the U.S.
  • Report financial forecasts and business projections
  • Other duties assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Doctorate Degree
  • Master's Degree & 3 years of directly related experience
  • Bachelor's Degree & 5 years of directly related experience
  • Associate's Degree & 8 years of directly related experience
  • High School Diploma/GED & 10 years of directly related experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in strategic business planning at a corporate Korean company
  • M&A experience in Entertainment or theatre industries
  • M.B.A attained
  • Bilingual in English/Korean (verbal/written)


  • 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))
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Leave (short term 100% covered)
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account (employee + dependent care)
  • Free Lunch!
  • Gym Reimbursements
  • Employee Discounts (40% off CJ products & services)
  • Compressed 9/80 Work Schedule (every other Friday off!)
  • 401(k) 5% Match (no vesting period!)
  • Flexible Work Schedule Option
  • Paid Time Off (generous and increases by tier!)
  • Paid Time Off Balance Cash Out Option
  • Paid Family Leave (family care or volunteer trip)
  • Paid Maternity Leave (paid 100% for 12 weeks)
  • Paid Secondary Caregiver Leave (up to 2 weeks)
  • Paid Creative Leave (up to 2 weeks specified on years of service)
  • Paid Holidays (10 ~ 11 days)
  • Talent Sharing Opportunities
  • Employee Club Activities (movie, e-sports, book, sports activity club, etc.)



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