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Independent Non-Executive Director

(Industrial/Chemical Engineer)



Nature of Business: Chemical/Industrial Manufacturing Company

Location: Mpumalanga

Company Background: The company was established in the early 1980’s and is listed on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange. It is South Africa’s only producer of premium quality products with production facilities in the Mpumalanga Province of South Africa.

Position Summary: The Non-Executive Director should bring an experienced and objective view to Board issues and deliberations. He/she would be expected to have an impact on the Board, providing a dynamic and creative contribution to the strategic direction of the Company as well as on a wide range of business issues. 

FIRST POSITION: Non Executive Director: Chemical/Industrial Engineer

Key Attributes / Responsibilities:

  • An engineering diploma or degree (ideally chemical or industrial)
  • Must currently be in an Executive role in a chemical or industrial manufacturing company
  • Must currently be serving as a Member of a Divisional or Main Board in a business with a turnover of at least R300 million in either an Executive or Non-Executive capacity
  • A commitment to and competent understanding of high standards of corporate governance and of director’s responsibilities including his/her fiduciary duties
  • Understanding of business generally and an appreciation of broad economic, commercial and financial trends