Country Compliance Officer @Siemens Mobility - Egypt

Job Description

Siemens Mobility (SMO) is the world’s leading provider of mobility solutions that enable the efficient, safe, and environmentally friendly transport of people and goods - and help improve the quality of everyday life for millions of people on all continents.

Motivated by innovation, we develop intelligent solutions for the growing digitalization of the transport sector. Our range of offerings includes rail vehicles, rail automation, road traffic management systems, rail electrification and services.

Today, we are recruiting for Country Compliance Officer to Join Siemens Mobility GmbH in Cairo office with main focus on High Speed Trains (HST) Project. This is an excellent career opportunity to join a truly international team.


Anticipate and manage risks and ensure the full CO System is implemented. Support and advise the business goals by providing compliance related business advice and assurance as well as anticipate risks. Ensure that the full Compliance System in the respective area of responsibility.

Your area of responsibility:

  • Responsible to define and to implement sustainably an Integration Strategy to ensure Compliance Assurance for the business of the SMO entity in Egypt, and HST project
  • Overall Compliance Risk assessment (CRA) for the area of responsibility.
  • Acting as trusted advisor of the Mobility managements of Egypt and HST Project on all Compliance / Data Privacy and Export Control related topics.
  • Ensuring implementation of guidelines and regulations and execution of the Siemens operational Compliance Processes (as set force in the respective circulars, guidelines and processes as well as other documents if applicable) including Compliance/Export Control controls. And further on, if needed, ensuring local adaptation of such policies, processes and training or materials in order to effectively addressing local specific compliance risks.
  • Compliance investigations and audits incl. signature of local clarification mandates – in alignment with LC CO Regulatory; and ensuring appropriate remediation measures taken, if applicable.
  • Compliance reviews for Business Partners (BPs) / SPODOM events / LoA activities within the frame of hierarchies.
  • Ensuring that regular Compliance updates for Management are conducted and resulted action items are tracked.
  • Keeping himself/herself informed about important business issues by actively participating in management meetings and other communications related to the business operations in the country and HST project.
  • Establish and maintain Compliance Ambassador plus /Export Control Associates and Data Privacy Advisors program within area of responsibility.
  • Reporting Lines: functionally to Business Unit Compliance Officer, and disciplinarily to CEO of Siemens Mobility Egypt.
  • Escalations to superiors or upper when the topics or circumstances warrant necessity.
  • Responsibility for Compliance training and Communication on request, to foster integrity culture within the area of responsibility.
  • Internal / external contacts with: e.g. SCM, Legal, People & Organization project teams, project managers, sales teams/managers, communication, IT, etc., external auditors, Business Partners (consortium partners, sales agents, customs agents etc.), main customers, main suppliers, law firms, shareholders, and other organizations or institutions, when required

Your qualifications - solid and appropriate

  • Academic degree in law, business economics or similar fields.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of legal, regulatory and governance functions; at least 5 years of experience in business - preferable in compliance related roles.
  • Experience in risk assessment and strategic approach to risk mitigation.
  • Understanding of the regulatory environment, including UK Bribery Act, FCPA, fraud and abuse statues, anti-corruption laws, data privacy laws, Export Control regimes and general compliance framework applicable to Mobility business.
  • Demonstrated skill in working collaboratively with multiple teams simultaneously and coordinating with multi-jurisdictional and multi-cultural environments.
  • Excellent and detailed research and analytical skills (needed for preventive risk management, case management, due diligences).
  • Deep, proven knowledge of Siemens Compliance System and Trade Compliance Rules is a plus.
  • Strong presentation skills; ability to provide proper counselling and reporting to stakeholders on management level.
  • Strong intercultural sensitivity and ability to work in matrix organization.
  • Be bold, decisive, and courageous: See the big-picture.
  • Effective and constructive communication; Very good command of English.
  • Knowledge of Arabic and German is a plus.

What else do you need to know?

As a world leader in developing and producing the most advanced technologies, we improve lives and further human achievements worldwide, while also protecting the climate - all thanks to our employees. Working with us, you have the foundation to develop personally and professionally. We give you the chance to do something significant, that benefits society and human progress. We give you the chance to create a difference.

At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow ‘s reality. Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens

Diversity at Siemens is our source of creativity and innovation. Having different types of talent and experiences makes us more results-oriented and better prepared to respond optimally to the demands of the Society. Therefore, we value the candidates that reflect the Diversity that we enjoy in our Company. Please find more information at

We are looking forward to receiving your online application.

Please note: Only complete applications can be considered in the selection process.

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Egypt LLC

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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