Payroll Officer

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General information

Position description

Job title

Payroll Officer

About the company

RATP Dev, in the Middle East and across the world, is committed to developing and optimising public transportation systems. Everywhere, we operate to boost the local economy and quality of life of our passengers. Everywhere, we are driven by excellence, passion and determination in welcoming challenge.

RATP Dev Middle East is the regional head office which operates and maintains urban transportation systems in multiple countries, on four continents, carrying more than 1.5 billion annual passengers on its networks. Headquartered in Dubai, RATP Dev Middle East has become a leading, innovative and sustainable mobility player in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. 

In the wider MENA region, RATP Dev Mobility Cairo (RDMC) will soon be in charge of the operations and maintenance of Cairo Line 3 and its future extensions therefore we are actively sourcing quality talent for this new and exciting venture in Egypt.

About the job

The Payroll Officer is responsible for processing payroll, remitting payroll taxes and government reporting as well as preparing monthly, quarterly and year-end payroll statements.

Enter new employees' data (e.g. bank accounts and tax identification numbers) into internal databases

Ensuring all payroll transactions are processed efficiently

Collecting, calculating, and entering data in order to maintain and update payroll information

Compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and non-taxable wages and reporting on this

Determining payroll liabilities by calculating employee income, social security taxes, employer's social security, unemployment, and workers compensation payments

Resolving payroll discrepancies

Maintaining payroll operations by following policies and procedures

Developing ad hoc financial and operational reporting as needed

Answer questions about compensation, benefits, taxes and insurance deductions



BSc in Accounting, Human Resources or relevant field


Strong math skills with an ability to spot numerical errors

Good knowledge of labour legislation

Time-management skills

Ability to handle confidential information


Proven experience of 2-3 years as a Payroll Officer, Payroll Clerk or similar role

Benefits & how to apply

We offer a competitive remuneration package. If your qualifications, experience and skills fit our requirements, please click on the “Apply” button above and we will review your application.

Contract type

01 - Permanent contract

Contractual hours


Position localisation

Job location

Africa, Egypt

Candidate criteria

Level of education required

Bachelor or equivalent

Level of experience required

From 2 to 5 years