EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: Complete

 POSITION: Chief Technical Officer

 NATURE OF BUSINESS: Mining Company

 JOB LOCATION: Liberia

 REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer

 

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Assume responsibility and authority for designing and managing strategies and systems to ensure optimum production, mine planning, iron ore recovery, grade quality of ore and processing plant performance to enable the business to meet its long and short term mining objectives

GROUP BACKGROUND: International Industrial Manufacturing Group with mining operations in Liberia

 

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

Essential to hold an engineering qualification coupled with a business professional qualification

Additional post graduate qualifications would be desirable

At least 10 years post-qualifying experience in minerals processing ideally in the open pit iron ore, coal or copper sectors, with at least 5 years at management level as Chief Geologist/Chief Mining Engineer

Must have Africa/International experience

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Excellent communication ability, both verbal and written

 

KEY JOB PERFORMANCE AREAS:

Develop the strategic operating plan and production budget for the Processing Department to enable achievement of the Life of Mine Plan

Manage and optimise the relationship between the Processing Plant, Laboratory and Survey Departments

Plan the future direction of the management of the above areas and assist the Concentrator Manager in developing the overall business strategy particularly with regard to processing

Ensure all geological, surveying and mine planning processes and systems are effectively managed and improved to support production activities

 

 Note: Woodburn Mann will verify the qualifications of candidates prior to client interview. Should you be interviewed by Woodburn Mann you will be asked to sign a consent form to permit us to verify your qualifications. Scanned copies of your degrees and diplomas may be asked for and can be sent to us when sending us your educational and career details.