Working in Egypt

The Egyptian economy is the 4th largest in Africa, and the largest in the Maghreb region. It enjoys membership of the CAEU and COMESA, boosting the main export industries of Oil and Gas, Textiles and mining. The country has excellent trade links with Europe, the Middle East and USA.

Working in Egypt

Egypt is one of the most economically developed countries in Africa. There is strong growth in multiple industries and many large organisations are based in the country. Cities like Cairo have thriving financial services sectors, and offer career opportunities to early career and senior talent. It is highly recommended to obtain work before applying for a work permit or travelling to the country. Egypt is filled with cultural delights, and the cities are generally social. Healthcare and education provision is good, but private insurance allows you to guarantee the quality of services.

Egypt - Need To Know




Egyptian Pound (EGP)

Dialling Code


Official Languages


Capital City Airport

Cairo International Airport


Egypt (UTC +02:00)

How Do I Work In Egypt?

Work Authorisation and VISA requirements
You will need a VISA to work in Egypt. It is recommended to obtain employment there before applying, as your new employer can often sponsor your application. You can find out more information by visiting your local embassy website. More information is available using the button below.
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Job Opportunities in Egypt

Private: Assistant Manager, Banking Operations (Trade Services)

Private: Manager, Advisory & Capital Markets (Capital Markets)

Private: Manager, Internal Audit

Private: Manager, Internal Audit (IT & Information Security Audit)

Private: Manager, Compliance (AML/CTF & FCC)

Private: Assistant Manager, Banking Operations (Collateral Management)

Private: Manager, Administration (Business Continuity)

Private: Manager, Export Development (Export Development Finance)

Private: Manager, Project & Asset Based Finance (Extractives)

Private: Manager, Project & Asset Based Finance (Asset Based Finance)

Private: Manager, Intra African Trade Initiative (Trade & Corporate Finance)

Private: Manager, Trade Finance (Structured Trade & Commodity Finance)

Client Relations Manager AWAF

Assistant Manager Cyber & Cloud Security

Treasury & Markets, Credit Rating Process Management and Balance Sheet Analytics

Treasury and Markets Manager (PAPSS Settlements)

Treasury & Markets Manager (Treasury Client Solutions)

Treasury Planning, Analytics, Performance Management & Reporting Manager

Project Preparation Manager

Manager, Administration (Office Management & Business Continuity)

Manager, Intra African Trade Initiative (Intra-African Trade Fair & Exhibitions – Trade & Investment Promotion)

Manager, Intra-African Trade Initiative (Facilitation)

Senior Manager, ACMA (Capital Markets)

Manager, Client Relations, Southern Africa

Manager, Intra African Trade Initiative (Intra-African Trade Fair & Exhibitions – IATF Portfolio Management)

Assistant Manager, Advisory & Capital Markets (ACMA)

Assistant Manager, Capital Markets

Manager, AU/ AfCFTA (Trade Policy and Market Access)

Assistant Manager, AU/ AfCFTA (Relations &Trade Policy)

Assistant Manager (Trade Information – Consultancy)

Manager (Trade Portals)

Senior Manager, CLRE Non-Regional

Regional Chief Operating Officer (North Africa)

Internship Opportunities