NCSOFT is looking for a Senior Manager/Director of Corporate Development to join its Corporate Development team in the Bay Area. Corporate Development works with NCSOFT's executive management on M&A and investment strategy, opportunity sourcing, and transaction execution. The group (a) identifies growth opportunities for the Company (b) evaluates acquisitions, investments, and other initiatives that will assist in capitalizing upon these opportunities and (c) manages the deal negotiations and execution process.
Conduct research on the interactive entertainment and related sectors, on competitors, and on potential partners
Continuously monitor market trends and the competitive landscape to help identify new business and gaming opportunities
Building and maintaining a network of industry relationships
Evaluate acquisition and partnership opportunities, performing a broad range of qualitative and quantitative analyses
Perform complex financial modeling for deal evaluation/execution efforts
Develop presentations for executive management
Manage the due diligence process
Manage the deal execution process from due diligence through transaction completion – Coordinating with studios, legal, finance, and HR
4+ years experience in corporate development, consulting, venture capital, private equity and/or investment banking
Demonstrated strong understanding of merger/acquisition analysis and related issues
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Power Point
Must possess dynamic interpersonal skills required to interact across all levels within and outside of the company.
Personal interest in the gaming industry
Fluent in Korean
Passion for games
Proven track record of executing deals
Ability to multitask efficiently in a dynamic environment
Ability to clearly communicate and present to senior executives
Good business sense and the ability to understand complex business situations
NCSOFT is one of the leading gaming publishers in the world. At NCSOFT West, we manage the portfolio, initiatives and game services across the Americas, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. Together we operate many of the most successful and influential massively multiplayer online games in the industry, welcoming hundreds of millions of players daily into exciting living worlds for extraordinary adventures.