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Finance Operations Accountant - Egypt

Requisition ID:  232599

Requisition Posting End Date: 

Role Overview:


This position is responsible to enable and assist the efficient financial operations in country.


  • Receive original invoices from vendors, scans, transmits for processing by Shared Service centers
  • Prepares and coordinates local payment instructions and circulates for review and approval
  • Maintain Accounts Payable Invoice log to control and track invoices
  • Review WHT and social Insurance applicable for vendor invoices
  • Obtain vendor social insurance documents and issue Arabic letters for social insurance office
  • Prepare and process electronic transfers and payment for Intercompany, Tax and Governmental payments and sends confirmations to AP coordinators.
  • Coordinate Physical filing of Invoices and payment batches
  • Prepare manual Arabic ledger Books for the Egypt entities
  • Prepare Petty cash voucher and replenish request
  • Involve in accounts reconciliations and obtains vendor banking confirmations.
  • Address and respond to auditors’ inquiries. Prepares some routine summary reports and or financial statements
  • Updates and reports on government website portals.
  • Coordinates with Project accounting teams on transaction queries and process issues.
  • Actively assists in resolving outstanding issues and escalates unresolved issues to Supervisor.


Maintain all aspects of assigned financial account segments, including gathering data for preparation of detailed schedules and reports as required.

Ensure that all assigned account reconciliations are completed monthly and any required corrections are completed in the current month.

Examine a variety of recording and reporting documents to verify accuracy and conformance with specific functional, corporate, contract, government, or professional accounting requirements.


In the performance of the above activities, shall ensure strict adherence to company policies and procedures. Comply with due dates associated with all assigned tasks and give early warnings of problems with meeting these due dates.


Shall also ensure that candidate leads by example, promotes teamwork at every occasion, respects colleagues’ opinions, openly contributes at meetings, does not accept status quo, and upholds fair and ethical behavior with customers in compliance with Bechtel’s business ethics code.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting, or related course study
  • 2-5 years of experience in a comparable accounting position
  • Must have legal right to live and work in Egypt without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of statutory accounting processes in Egypt
  • Able to interface at various levels of an organization
  • Intermediate skills in the areas of oral and written communications, project financial process controls, MS Office suite of applications (e.g. Word, Excel), accounts payable, general ledger (Oracle Financials R12) and billing

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.