Finance Manager (EGYPTIANS ONLY)

Job Title: Finance Manager (EGYPTIANS ONLY)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Egypt, Egypt
Salary: Competitive Salary
Start Date: 2020-02-27
Reference: BH-124879
Contact Name: Mohamed Serry
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2020 19:43

Job Description


Responsible for the management of the financial, accounting, reporting and local taxation of company’s marketing operations in Egypt.  In addition, responsible for supporting regional financial activities as needed.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervises the month-end accounting procedures
  • Manages the intercompany transactions as well as the accounts payable and accounts receivable functions.
  • Reviews and approves of the monthly funding of the company’s operations
  • Supervises the maintenance of the Fixed Asset Register
  • Provides monthly feedback to the Corporate accounting team regarding the monthly variances in P&L
  • Reviews and approves monthly and quarterly reconciliations
  • Liaison with the external and internal auditors, treasury team, FP&A team etc.
  • Supports the implementation of global projects e.g. Oracle Cloud, bank automations etc.
  • Liaison with vendors, partners, governmental agencies and management
  • Manages the tax compliance obligations including the monthly VAT returns, quarterly WHT reporting, annual corporate income tax return, etc.
  • Development and coaching of the finance team
  • Liaison with local banks regarding the operation of the local bank accounts

  • Be a Certified Public Accountant
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or related area
  • Typically requires 10+ years of Accounting/Finance experience within a publicly held company or a large privately held organization or has at least 5 years of experience as an external auditor with one of the big four international auditing firms
  • Knowledge of Egyptian GAAP and US GAAP
  • Experience with oil and gas industry is an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to work independently and to handle multiple tasks
  • Deadline and detail oriented
  • Excellent knowledge of various software packages.  Knowledge of Oracle is an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of English and Arabic language both written and spoken

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