• Ethnic Sales Planning(Purchasing) Assistant/Coordinator

    Job Location(s) US-CA-La Palma
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/7/2018 1:38 PM)
    # of Openings
    CJ Foods
    Merchandising and Strategic Planning
  • Overview

    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 www.cjamerica.com.


    CJ Foods, an affiliate of CJ Group, began its US operations in 1978 and has since become a major distributor and manufacturer of Asian food products to many markets nationwide. With U.S. headquarters located in Southern California, CJ Foods constantly strives to introduce the best authentic Asian food products to American households by utilizing over 30-years of industry experience and established networks. CJ Foods’ brands include Bibigo and Annie Chun's and our main products include dumplings, Korean BBQ sauces, seaweed snacks and ready meals. CJ is the No. 1 Food Company in Korea and CJ Foods’ mission is to become the No. 1 Asian food company in the U.S., specializing in globalization of Korean cuisine. Please visit www.cjfoods.com.


    • Research and create report on market trends and ideas
    • Assist marketing plans and promotions
    • Assist creating sales report monthly, quarterly and yearly with sales analyzing
    • Attend to customer complaints and concerns immediately, and facilitate satisfactory resolution    
    • Research and review marketability for potential development
    • Negotiate with vendors on price, and terms of product
    • Review and analyze the performance of assigned products through profitability and pricing planning
    • Arrange various promotions and marketing tools 
    • Collate advertising budget in order to schedule appropriate timeframe
    • Other duties assigned

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelor's Degree & 2+ years of directly related experience
    • Associate's Degree & 4+ years of directly related experience


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Bilingual in English/Korean (verbal/written)
    • 2+ years of experience in Sales Planning & Marketing or purchasing experience
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, and Power Point)



    • 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)
    • Daily Lunch Allowance
    • Gym Reimbursements
    • Employee Discounts (40% off CJ products & services)
    • 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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