Head of Business Development & Partnerships

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Sales & Marketing
Salary: S$180000 - S$220000 per annum
REF: BBBH230867_1552014140
  • Work at an innovative company with a globally-leading product
  • Develop strategic partnerships with C-level's across S.E.A.
  • Strategise creative ideas to grow the product through partners

Our client is a leading application in the media and entertainment space with a focus on content streaming, media creation via web and mobile.


  • Identify, structure, negotiate, amend, close and manage strategic deals with partners in various industries across S.E.A.
  • Analyse existing partnerships and identify new opportunities to unlock additional value for the company
  • Build key stakeholder relationships and credibility within partner organisations
  • Work in collaboration with Markets, Product, and Marketing teams to develop a product portfolio designed to deliver value for partners
  • Ensure that commitments in a partner relationship are delivered (e.g., marketing, planning, data reporting, invoicing etc.)
  • Seek and secure activation opportunities and own forecasting for all regional partnerships and local partnerships teams
  • Conceptualise and define regional partner strategy and priorities
  • Drive cross-functional teams towards deal objectives and manage internal approvals including interacting with senior internal executives from relevant functions (e.g., Product, Engineering, Legal, Finance)


  • You have successfully closed deals and managed complex partnerships with large companies, demonstrating an ability to think strategically about complex business issues and recommend and execute strategic action plans
  • 10 years' experience in Business Development/Partnerships/Consulting or similar fields
  • BA/BS degree with outstanding academic performance; MBA a plus
  • You have relevant experience of business development and/or strategic partnerships experience for or with digital media/technology companies
  • Experience working in a dynamic, multi-cultural environment with a track record of results and a collaborative mindset, working with all levels of management (externally and internally) and communicating cross-functionally in a structured and clear manner to influence outcomes
  • An articulate professional with exceptional communication skills and strong influencing abilities who is comfortable interfacing with all levels of management (internally and externally)
  • You are a creative and strategic thinker with problem solving mindset and analytical skills
  • Proven experience in successfully negotiating contracts, interpreting legal documents, and working with lawyers to complete agreements in a timely manner
  • You are willing to travel as needed to spend time with key partners
  • Fluent in English. Additional Asian language is a plus to deal with partners in the region

Contact Cian O'Neill on (65) 6854 5641 or click APPLY NOW quoting reference number 230867. For more information, please visit www.ambition.com.sg.

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