| International Group - Contracts Manager

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Date: 06-Feb-2019

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Realise your full potential with Asia's leading communications group. While we take pride in our 130-year heritage, our philosophy is to always look forward and evolve. Today, we are a leader in cutting-edge ICT innovation and digital advances, powered by a vast network of offices in countries and territories across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the USA. Come be a part of our dynamic organisation as we create the infocomms landscape of the future.




  • Draft, negotiate, review, prepare and advise on all aspects of IG’s commercial contracts with regional associates, partners, consultants and vendors for key business initiatives
  • Liaise and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to obtain and address feedback on commercial contracts and operational issues
  • Prepare, review and negotiate non-disclosure agreements and memorandums of understanding with potential business partners and consultants across the region
  • Ensure compliance with Singtel’s contract and other corporate policies and seek deviation approvals where necessary
  • On all standard and non-standard contracts, provide redlined recommendations and negotiate directly with counterparty’s attorneys or business staff until consensus is reached
  • Maintain contractual records systematically and trigger contract discussion with stakeholders before expiry
  • Maintain records of contractual terms, policy deviations and ensure consistency across partners
  • Develop framework and processes to track the fulfilment of contractual terms and conditions within designated timelines
  • Develop and implement procedures for contract retention, management and administration in compliance with the Singtel’s policy and ensure organizational memory is retained within Singtel
  • Work with Legal, Finance, Treasury, Risk Management and Regulatory teams to ensure adherence to broader legal, finance and risk requirements and Singtel’s corporate policies.
  • Ensure that signed contracts are communicated to all relevant parties to provide contract visibility and awareness
  • Handle on-going contract issues and change management, provide interpretation to support implementation and recommend changes and best practices


The ideal candidate should have/be:

  • Min. Degree in Law
  • At least 6+ years’ PQE gained as an in-house lawyer, contracts manager or with a reputable commercial law firm.
  • Transactional commercial experience
  • Possess good working knowledge of Word and Power Point
  • Strong Attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask efficiently, whilst maintaining quality of work
  • Good business relationship management skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Clear communication skills
  • Team Player
  • Proactive





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