Business Analysis Manager

Storing vital products with care

Storing vital products with care

Join Vopak in Asia & Middle East. Make an impact.

Your role and impact:

As our Business Analysis Manager, you will bring in your financial expertise to drive deep analysis of new investment projects for the Asia & Middle East region. You are a committed team player who will work as an integral team with the Business Development team and other functions to bring the investment projects to the finish line. You will also be responsible for post implementation project reviews to make sure that the business plan is aligned with the investment proposals. Are you ready to make an impact on our growing business in our region? Read on to find out more about this exciting job opportunity!

A rewarding place to work 

A career at Vopak means you will collaborate on work that impacts the world and be surrounded by endless opportunities to learn new skills and grow in varied directions. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to be a part of a visionary, global tank storage services leader with a heritage of over 400 years and work with some of the brightest minds in the industry. We embrace inclusion and diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment, which is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.

Who are we?

Vopak is the world's leading independent tank storage company. We store vital products with care. With over 400 years of heritage and a focus on sustainability, we ensure safe, clean and efficient storage and handling of bulk liquid products and gases for our customers. By doing so, we enable the delivery of products that are vital to our economy and daily lives, ranging from chemicals, oils, gases and LNG to biofuels and vegoils.

We are committed to develop key infrastructure solutions for the world's changing energy systems, while simultaneously investing in digitalization and innovation. Vopak is listed on the Euronext Amsterdam and is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.


Project Development

  • Overall responsible for finance-related topics for regional investment projects in the growth pipeline.
  • Lead business scenario analysis and financial modeling in new investment opportunities, including mergers & acquisitions:
  • Lead various project finance-related work-streams to secure key deliverables to advance project progress.
  • Support project teams in devising strategies to enhance project feasibility including developing business cases, scenario analyses, detail structure, project financing, due diligence, etc.
  • Work with Commercial, Business Development, Technical, and other functional teams to build financial models that support business cases, and ensure assumptions are well-substantiated.
  • Develop case scenarios and sensitivities to support decision-making during various project stages.

Investment Proposals Evaluation and Monitoring

Investment Proposal (IP) appraisal and governance:

  • Fully responsible for evaluating Operating companies (local subsidiaries) or sponsored Investment Proposals, from various perspectives including commercial, operational, financial and risk management, and providing an integrated and well-substantiated recommendation for investment decision making.
  • Ensure that the IPs and financial models properly evaluated and adhere to Vopak investment policies and financial evaluation guidelines.
  • Train and support local subsidiaries to ensure a good level of local competency in the finance team.

Projects Monitoring and Reporting:

  • Monitor approved projects from a financial and risk management perspective to ensure projects are executed in accordance to assumptions and budgets as per approved IPs.
  • Work with subsidiaries and functional teams in consolidating data and information on projects in execution, or commissioned, to provide project status reporting to Corporate.
  • Ensure data and information consistency and accuracy across various systems and sources.
  • Facilitate joint venture discussions on behalf of Vopak to ensure project returns delivered as per IPs.

Business Analysis and Treasury:

  • Support commercial negotiations, contract, and concession renewals.
  • Responsible for Financing and Treasury matters:
  • Devise and govern dividend policies of OpCos
  • Monitor the growth agenda of local subsidiaries to ensure proper funding strategy in place by liaising with Corporate Treasury.
  • Review local subsidiaries' cash flow forecast, to plan for equity injection, monitor dividend declaration from OpCos and provide support to OpCos to ensure compliance and maximize shareholder interests. 


  • Degree in Business, Finance, Economics, and engineering required.
  • Substantiated experience in business analysis and financial modeling, with at least 7 to 10 years' experience in a similar capacity and high capex industry.
  • A team player, who can work independently with cross-functional task forces.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and strategic thinking abilities.
  • Proactive, attention to detail, results-driven, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong stakeholder management skills.
  • Strong ability to plan, prioritize and organize.
  • Willingness to travel when allowed.

How to apply?

Are you the Business Analysis Manager we are looking for? We are interested in learning more about you. Apply to be part of our Regional Finance team. To send your application, click the 'apply' button. For more information about the vacancy, please email

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This Job Description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may cover other related duties to meet the ongoing organizational needs.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age'.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

The successful candidate will be awarded a local employment contract.

Application process

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2nd interview
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