Executive Search Status:

COMPLETED Executive Vacancy

Nature of Business:

Multi-country Mining Executive

Company Background:

Major international mining group.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, provide strategic direction and have responsibility and authority for the effective leadership and profitable management of the operations and the development of new projects in other regions.

Key areas of activity:

  • The focus will be on achieving a production and financial performance which is in line with agreed objectives, with emphasis on maintaining the highest levels of safety; ensuring the maintenance of harmonious industrial relations; as well as creating an ethos of excellence and desire for continuous improvement.

 Key Attributes Required:

  • A relevant tertiary mining engineering or associated mining qualification. A degree in commerce and/or business economics/administration may be considered depending on the background and experience of the candidate
  • extensive mining experience with a minimum of 10 years experience in mining engineering and/or the production of precious metals, the last five of which should have been at senior general management level
  • Should ideally have been responsible for the operations of a large mine or several mines, employing at least 3,000 people involving both open cast and underground mining methodologies