Ookbee U Co., Ltd.

General Manager - Thailand (Ink Stone Entertainment)

Ookbee U Co., Ltd.
Salary negotiable
Posted on 13 Jan 2021

General Manager - Thailand (Ink Stone Entertainment)

Ookbee U Co., Ltd.

Job Highlights

  • background in content licensing or digital product
  • passionate fan of reading novels
  • Thailand-based digital content company

Job Description

Company Background:

Ink Stone Entertainment is a Thailand-based digital content company co-owned by China Literature and Ookbee. China Literature, a subsidiary of Tencent Group, is the largest reading platform with 200 million monthly active users. Ookbee is the leading digital platform company in Thailand with 8 million monthly active users. Ink Stone has published more than 150 titles in Thailand market, most notably แผนรักลวงใจ,สัประยุทธ์ทะลุฟ้าand เทพยุทธ์เซียน Glory. Ink Stone is now seeking a country manager who can expand our Thailand business.

What you’ll do:

  • Provide market insights:Maintain awareness of industry trends to be considered and proactively collate information from Ookbee U on topics such as marketing plans, content trends, top-tier authors, and author-related events.
  • Manage P&L: Be responsible for Ink Stone’s Thailand P&L including, sales forecasts, new title launches, budgets, and cost management
  • Lead team: Create orientation within your teams: guide them in the setting goals, priority management, eliminate blockers, to assist successful execution
  • Measure results: Continually assess the market’s progress, KPIs and communicate performance to the management team (HQ and stakeholders) on a regular basis
  • Identify new opportunities: Identify potential partners (publishers/video platforms/etc.) and business opportunities to drive revenue

Requirements:

  • Master or bachelor’s degree with minimum of six years of experience in business development and team management preferably with background in content licensing or digital product management.
  • Advanced fluency in Thai and English is required as there would be frequent communication with the management team in Thailand and China HQ. Conversational Chinese would be a huge plus.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to work cross-functionally across time zones, and in a team and/ or matrixed environment.
  • Highly motivated self-starter with strong project management skills, a sense of urgency and a goal-driven attitude.
  • Be able to work under pressure and balance competing priorities and projects simultaneously.

Benefit package:

  • Free Lunch and Soft-drink.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Uniform
  • Diligent Allowance
  • 10-15 days Vacation Leave
  • Medical Allowance, Life and accident Insurance, Health Screen Program
  • Provident Fund
  • Training and Development Program 
  • Company Trip
  • Bonus

Human Resource Department 

Ookbee Co., Ltd.  

1101/ 207 – 209 Noble Cube Village, Between Soi24& Soi26 Pattanakarn Road,  Pattanakarn, Bangkok 10250,Thailand,  Mobile Phone:  061-397-1664 

Website: www.ookbee.com

Additional Information

Career Level
Top
Qualification
Master
Years of Experience
6 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Company Overview

Company Background:

บริษัท อุ๊คบี  จำกัด และ บริษัท อุ๊คบี ยู จำกัด เป็นบริษัทที่ให้บริการด้านสื่อตีพิมพ์ดิจิตอล (Digital Publication Platform)  และหนังสืออิเล็กทรอนิกส์ (E-Booking) ซึ่งภายในบริษัท ประกอบไปด้วยหลายหน่วยงานด้วยกัน ได้แก่

  1. Ookbee (ให้บริการด้านหนังสืออิเล็กทรอนิกส์)     
  2. Ookbee Comics (ให้บริการด้านการ์ตูนออนไลน์) 
  3. Tanwalai (ให้บริการด้านนิยายออนไลน์) 
  4. Joylada (ให้บริการด้านนิยายแชทออนไลน์รูปแบบใหม่)
  5. A-ดวง (ให้บริการด้านคอนเทนต์เกี่ยวกับดวงออนไลน์)
Ookbee is a digital magazine/book platform (iOS, Android) with a 90 percent+ market share in the Thai digital magazine market.
Ookbee U is business of developing and operating internet/mobile products in relation to UGC. Our platforms consist of Tunwalai , Joylada, Ookbee comics and other affiliated company in which content generated through and embedded in different forms, including but not limited to novels, fiction, music, comics, blogs, wikis, discussion forums, posts, chats, tweets, podcasts, digital images, video, audio files, advertisements and other forms in an online system or service.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus