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Chief Financial Officer - Cairo Metro F/M

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Titre de poste

Chief Financial Officer - Cairo Metro F/M


RATP Dev, a subsidiary of the RATP Group, ensures the operation and maintenance of urban and interurban transport networks in 12 countries through over 110 subsidiaries. With over 18,000 employees and the expertise and backing of a global leader in public transportation, our subsidiaries provide performance, dynamism and reliability to our customers and passengers to their networks.
RATP Dev is in advanced discussion with the Cairo transportation authorities to take over line 3 and its future extensions.
Currently line 3 has 9 stations spread over 15 km and will eventually welcome a total of 34 stations spread over 41 km. There are more than 600 employees today and the amount will grow with the extensions.

In Cairo, we are setting up the team to operate and maintain the existing metro system with a two-year improvement plan within an overall 15 year contract.


Reporting to the General Manager, the Finance Director will ensure the financial functioning of the company, including all financial management and reporting. S.He will be responsible for Contract Management, IT, Tax, Audit and Purchasing. The Director is a member of the Executive Committee.

Responsabilités et activités

Organization and Strategy

 Set up and manage the Finance department (financial control, accounting, treasury, IT) and provide clear leadership and direction;
 Establish the accounting and control functions to ensure that ‘best in class' processes are implemented and sustained;
 Is accountable for the Contract Management and preparation for follow-up negotiations;
 Drive the Purchasing strategy and methods;
 Monitor the operation, improvements and upgrades of company IT systems;
 Create a positive relationship with the auditing team that is based on trust, openness and integrity;
 Ensure monthly, quarterly and year-end reporting procedures are in place and operating effectively;
 Own the budget process and associated guidelines - coordinate the development of the annual budget with all departments, approving finance plans and budgets with the board;
 Ensure daily operations meet the performance level of the O&M contract agreement;
 Identify, implement and oversee the appropriate level of internal control.

Human Resources Management

 Lead the teams (+20 people), creating an environment in which they can delivery efficiently and effectively;
 Ensure that lean management and relevant leadership practices are displayed in all the area of activities.

External relations
 Negotiate finance plans and budgets, as well as va

Expériences et compétences requises

 At least 15 years' experience as a Finance Director with at least 5 years in an international organization;
 Fluency in English is a must (written and spoken) ; Arabic is a plus;
 A history of building trust with operational managers at all levels through active engagement and positive, business focused interactions. Demonstrates strong experience in working collaboratively and cross-functionally;
 Excellent communication and negotiation skills as well as relationship management skills, ideally gained in a multi-lingual, international environment;
 Demonstrates a high degree of analytical skills and the ability to be both structured and flexible;
 Strong interpersonal skills allowing him to successfully develop and lead the Finance function;
 Experience of delivering excellent outcomes across the full breadth of finance accountabilities - corporate governance, financial reporting, business control, internal auditing, etc.;
 Ability to develop an operation business with the aim of engaging and delivering to passengers, local partners and shareholders;
 Able to persuade and influence.

Particularités du poste

 The position is based in Cairo (Egypt).


01 - CDI

Temps de travail

Temps plein

Localisation du poste

Localisation du poste

Moyen-Orient/Afrique du Nord, Egypte


Cairo (Egypt)

Critères candidat

Niveau d'études

Niveau Bac +4/5

Niveau d'expérience

Plus de 20 ans


Anglais (C - Courant)