Finance at BAT Vietnam is comprised of the sub-functions of Marketing Finance, Operations Finance, Corporate Finance, and Tax & Treasury.

BAT operates in Vietnam with three types of structures: a Representative Office, Joint Ventures, and Contract Manufacturers, each of which has a distinct financial operating structure and working process.

Within this unique and complex business model in Vietnam, Finance talents at BAT are motivated to develop and stretch their functional knowledge as well as their engagement and leadership skills to a superior level. This environment provides a unique learning and development opportunity for aspiring Finance professionals, as well as existing Finance professionals searching for new career challenges.As part of the BAT team, you will not only develop and improve your functional skills but you will also have the opportunity to participate in critical projects, generate new ideas, and contribute to important business decisions. As a result, Finance talents at BAT Vietnam are not only core Finance experts, but also strong commercial thinkers, leaders and implementers.

Le Mai Anh
I am Le Mai Anh, currently working as Senior Marketing Finance Manager in BAT. I graduated from NUS in 2008. Since then, I joined BAT as a Finance Management Trainee, and has really enjoyed my 7 years working with BAT. My day normally starts at 8 am. There are hundreds of mails and phone call to deal with. You can see how dynamics and interesting it is. The majority of my time is to work as business partner to consult Marketing team with solutions which are most financially beneficial, and help them to resolve emergent issue. One of the most interesting part of work in BAT is the project part. There are always projects and initiatives for you to get involved in. I am really proud of myself to be the leader of some key projects which either help simplify the processes or increase the productivity and profitability to the business."
Le Mai Anh, Senior Marketing Finance Manager

As a global company with operations in more than 200 countries, we focus on standardization in all financial processes and systems. You will be exposed to financial best practices from around the globe, as well as have the opportunity to interact and learn from international colleagues on a daily basis. BAT is truly a Global Company, providing professionals with unique perspective and insight, and culturally rich experiences that aim to develop on both personal and professional fronts. Change and innovation are the trademarks of the Finance function at BAT Vietnam. Here, you will be working in an environment that encourages constant learning, supported by passionate and high performing colleagues. Training and development are paramount to us - as tools which are used to support all our employees in contributing to their full potential.

If you are new graduates, or looking to start a career in Finance, a financial education background is not critical to join our BAT

Finance Team as long as you have ambition and potential. Strong analytical and quantitative skills are required, as well as self-motivated persons who exhibit learning passion and a results-oriented working attitude. Moreover, excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also very important to perform successfully at BAT. Upon joining us, your finance and business acumen can be developed through our training structure 70-20-10 (70% on the job, 20% from other successful peers and managers, and 10% from formal training).

For mid-career professionals, critical experience in Finance is required.  For professionals with the objective of expanding their skills, and developing to an even higher level in Finance at BAT Vietnam, you should be willing to take on responsibilities in different positions and in different entities of BAT to build a well-rounded experience and understanding of the business, as well as develop the agility to navigate through constant changes and new challenges.