Manager, Business Management (Finance – Joint Venture)

Date: 17 May 2024


Singapore, Singapore

Singtel Group

At Singtel, our mission is to Empower Every Generation. We are dedicated to fostering an equitable and forward-thinking work environment where our employees experience a strong sense of Belonging, to make meaningful Impact and Grow both personally and professionally. By joining Singtel, you will be part of a caring, inclusive and diverse workforce that creates positive impact and a sustainable future for all.



Be a part of something BIG!


Responsible for executing Singtel’s regional growth strategy, managing our overseas joint ventures/ associates (“JVs”) in Australia, helping to grow the region’s contribution to the SingTel Group’s performance. Engage shareholder partner to establish strong relationships and advance Singtel’s interests, including potential collaborations beyond the existing joint investments.


Make an Impact by:


At the Company Level

  • Spearhead and value-add to JV both strategically and operationally by helping to develop the JV’s business strategy.
  • Monitor and analyze the business and financial performance of JV. Provide updates to Singtel senior management regularly and raise timely red flags on issues.
  • Financial reporting – Monthly and quarterly financial reporting.
  • Financial forecast and budgeting – Periodic financial forecasts and trending, outer year projections and annual operating plan (AOP) budgeting.
  • Operational performance reporting – Tracking and analysis of key operational metrics.
  • Performance analysis – Monitor KPI and progress towards targets, analyze performance against competitors/industry.
  • Review, analyze and acquire a good understanding of the business, industry, regulatory trends and developments so as to provide the Board Members with the strategic guidance, analysis and insights to align directions back to Singtel.
  • Support the operational requirements of assigned JVs, including briefings and admin and logistical support to JV Board representatives for all Board & Board sub-committee meetings e.g. Audit Committee.
  • Support and collaborate with Group Finance for group reporting and accounting issue resolution.
  • Partner M&A teams, Singtel corporate functions (Legal, Tax etc) and external advisors (investment bankers, consultants etc) to review financial models, valuations, M&A transactions as well as conduct due diligence, business reviews as and when required.

At the Country Level

  • Drive market intelligence and competitor’s analysis of Australia tower market and other adjacent businesses.
  • Assist to strengthen relationships with key influencers, potential & existing business partners, government agencies in Australia plus shareholders & senior management of assigned JV.
  • Provide support on key strategic matters (including proposed M&A projects) at both JV and Singtel level.

At the Regional Level

  • Assist and support the Singtel Group functions (e.g. enterprise, sustainability, NCS, etc) to identify possible regional collaborations.


Skills for Success: 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/ Accounting / Finance or related disciplines
  • 4 to 6 years working experience in regional business and/or financial planning and analysis functions.
  • Knowledge of accounting standards, financial matters, business valuation, financial modelling
  • Highly analytical and sensitive to numbers
  • Understanding of the Australian regulatory environment and policies
  • Ability to provide strategic direction and advice.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build good rapport and collaborative working relationships with all levels of staff.
  • Able to work independently, play a hands-on role and exercise flexibility in a challenging and fast-paced environment.
  • A strong team-player.
  • Well organised and meticulous.


Rewards that Go Beyond:


  • Full suite of health and wellness benefits
  • Ongoing training and development programs
  • Internal mobility opportunities


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About Singtel

Headquartered in Singapore, Singtel has 140 years of operating experience and played a pivotal role in the country’s development as a major communications hub. Optus, our subsidiary in Australia, is a leader in integrated telecommunications, constantly raising the bar in innovative products and services.

We are also strategically invested in leading companies in Asia and Africa, including Bharti Airtel (India, South Asia and Africa), Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe Telecom (the Philippines) and Advanced Info Service (Thailand). We work closely with our associates, leveraging our scale in networks, customer reach and extensive operational experience to lead and shape the communications industry.

Together, the Group serves over 700 million mobile customers around world. Singtel is one of the largest listed Singapore companies on the Singapore Exchange by market capitalisation.

The Group has a vast network of offices throughout Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA, and employs more than 23,000 staff worldwide.