Kim, Yitak has been the director general for Urban Regeneration Planning of MOLIT(Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport) since 2017.
He started his career as deputy director of Ministry of Construction and Transport in 1994. After that, he worked for MOLIT (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport) for about 25 years. During this period, he contributed to a number of national policies including housing, urban, etc. He later worked also for Government National Mortgage Association for 2 years.