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Job Title:  External Affairs Manager

Job Number:  25458

Country: Viet Nam

Location: Ha Noi 

Function: Legal & External Affairs 

Level: Experienced Professional 

Grade: G35 

Job Type: Permanent 

Contractual Legal Entity: BAT Marketing (S) Pte Ltd (SG30V) 

  • Support and manage overall country regulatory affairs for BAT
  • Promote the Corporate’s profile to all level of Governmental stakeholder of Vietnam to ensure the company is reputed investors and preferred partners
  • Work with Head of External Affairs to plan and implement stakeholder reputation management projects such as Long-Term Corp Stakeholder Mapping and Classification
  • Analyse the public policy and regulatory environments to identify risks and opportunities which affect the company
  • Manage a network of relationships with government authorities in areas of Vietnam, where the company has specific business interest to adhere to the business’ needs and gain authority endorsement on company’s activities
  • Support Head of External Affairs to deliver regulatory advice and obtain government licenses for Commercial and other Departments in project works where appropriate to ensure the company activities align with Vietnam Law and Corporate’s Global Standards
  • Provide primary business intelligence on marketing activities from government sources and secondary intelligence on market and business development of competitors to ensure the company’s activities stay ahead in gaining competitive edge
  • Provide G.R. services for BAT-Vinataba JV and Vina-BAT JV to contribute to the objectives of the JV so that it can succeed


British American Tobacco is one of the world’s leading multinational companies, with brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries.

We are proud that we are consistently among the top 5 companies on the London Stock Exchange.

Our portfolio includes our world-famous Global Drive Brands – Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans – along with many other leading international brands, such as Vogue, Peter Stuyvesant and State Express 555.

Alongside our traditional tobacco business, we are also developing products that offer consumers potentially less risky alternatives to regular cigarettes. Our Next Generation Products are already leading the way in the Industry of vapour and tobacco heating devices. We continue to develop a solid portfolio of consumer solutions which already include well known global brands like Vype, glo and Voke.

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