Director of General Affairs

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Post Date:

January 11th, 2022


At Matica Biotechnology Inc., our team is highly collaborative, creative, and passionate about the work we do to further our mission through our people practices. We are seeking a Korean speaking professional to join the team in an exciting, high-impact blended role where they will serve as Director of General Affairs and liaison to our Korean shareholders.  We are looking for a GA leader with a track record in collaborative and solutions-oriented business practices; experience in strategic communications field, including event planning or execution virtual and in-person. This position will work closely with CEO, CoS, Finance and HR, and other executives, to support company general affairs, internal/external communications, and strategy.

What We Offer

  • Opportunity to grow and lead in a start-up company with a strong backing from multinational mother company, in very dynamic biopharma sector, together with diverse, smart and ambitious colleagues that you can learn from

  • Competitive salary, opportunity at equity plan

  • Key benefits: Medical, dental, vision insurances, workers comp, paid vacation


General operation and administration of the company (34%)

  • Including but not limited to compliance, legal, risk management, immigration, office supply purchasing, general vendor management, safety/security in collaboration with Finance and HR

  • Help organize and host corporate events


Internal/External Affairs (33%)

  • Plan and support Board Meetings and Shareholder Meetings

  • Prepare board/shareholder presentations; Prepares internal and external correspondence on behalf of CEO

  • Coordinate communications between existing shareholders.


Corporate strategy (33%)

  • Work closely with executives to develop the framework of mid/long term corporate strategy; coordinate execution of the tactical aspect in collaboration with rest of the company unit/department/function

  • Support executives in delivering board/shareholder mandates.


  • Able to fluently communicate in Korean

  • 5+ experience in internal/external communications (can be in the U.S. or worldwide, preferably with KR companies)

  • Able to travel locally/internationally (expected travel: 10-20%)

  • Held significant positions in Finance, HR, Legal, or Communications, or was responsible for similar work scope closely with boards and C-suite.

  • Working knowledge of corporate finances, HR, and relevant laws and regulations

  • Understanding of biotech/pharma/biomanufacturing industry is a plus

  • Experience in strategic communication field, including event planning or execution, is a plus

  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills, including PPT presentation as well as computer literacy in MS Outlook, Word and Excel.

  • Management and administrative skills: Organized and able to multi-task, project/time-manage, problem-solve

  • Ability to operate in high pressure environment at times; be resourceful

  • Ability to manage multiple layers of internal/external stakeholders; collaborator and bridge-builder