Project Manager

Company Name: Woongjin Compass

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Job Details

Job Type
Education Level
Bachelor's Degree
Career Level
Start Date
English: Native / Korean: None
Korea, Republic of > Seoul-si > Seocho-gu

Job Description

Title: Project Manager

Department: Content Development Team

Reports to: Team Manager of Content Development Team


Primary Responsibilities:

- Manage and facilitate product development from project initiation to post mortem

- Ensure quality deliverables and meet strict deadlines

- Create project proposals based on research, market trends, and sales feedback

- Create specific and efficient development plans with set deadlines, goals, and budgets

- Track worker performance and maintain project schedules

- Build project teams including illustrators, voice actors, designers, writers, and editors

- Coordinate with digital, design, and sales teams to meet project goals and market demands

- Give presentations to clients, customers, investors, and other stakeholders

- Give product training to sales representatives and provide sales support


Secondary Responsibilities:

-Research and product ideation

-Content editing, copy editing, and proofreading

-Creation of promotional materials



Qualifications of Ideal Candidate

- Bachelor’s Degree or higher. Education, English, or other related field preferred

- Minimum 4 years full-time professional experience related to publishing

- TESOL/CELTA or other ESL/EFL training, preferred

- Teaching experience at different levels and age groups


Skills and abilities

- Project management certification highly preferred

- Exceptional English reading, writing, and listening skills

- Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

- Familiarity with editing, proofreading, and publishing conventions

- Familiarity with TESOL methods and terminology

- Familiarity with Chicago Style Guide


Personal Attributes

- Optimistic and energetic personality

- Problem solver

- Highly organized and detail oriented

- Ability to both receive and give constructive feedback


Period of Employment: Full-time position. All new hires will have a three to six month probationary period where their employment can be terminated based on performance.

Salary Range: Competitive compensation package commensurate with experience

Vacation Days: 15 days of paid personal leave per year and Korean public holidays

Working Hours: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Lunch provided from 12 to 1)

Health Insurance: Provided in accordance with Korean law

Severance Pay: One month’s salary earned per year of employment

Start Date: Candidate will be decided at the end of June


We thank all those who apply. However, only those candidates selected for interview process will be contacted. Candidates must qualify for an employment visa under the laws of Korea. Candidates must be available to attend an interview either on site at our head office in Seoul or by video conference.

Compass is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.  Application for the position listed herein does not constitute a promise or guarantee of employment.


Application Instructions: Please send an email to containing a cover letter and resume with “Project Manager” and your full name as the title.


Salary Range: Competitive compensation package commensurate with experience


15-10 Gangnam-daero 39-gil, Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea 한라비발디스튜디오193 3F

How to apply

Contact Information

Primary Phone Number: 070-4367-0106


Contact Person: LJ

Woongjin Compass

Woongjin Compass is a global ELT content provider. Founded in 1999, we have developed a wide range of English language teaching and learning resources. Compass currently exports both print and digital media products to over 50 countries around the world. We are experien...

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