VACANCY: CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: (CV’S WITHOUT COPIES OF QUALIFICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED)

  • B. Degree in Mining Engineering; Mine Managers Certificate of Competency & a valid Blasting certificate are essential
  • M. Degree in Mining Engineering or MBL/MBA Qualification would be advantageous
  • Project Management qualification would be advantageous

JOB SPECIFIC EXPERIENCE & REQUIREMENTS:

The following requirements is essential:

  • At least 10 - 20 years hard rock mining experience working with various mining methods at Senior Management level of which the last five years should be at an Executive Management level
  • Extensive experience in managing large scale business plans
  • A demonstrated track record in project delivery at an operational level
  • Financial and/or Commercial work experience

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Project management skills
  • Financial analysis competence
  • Interpersonal skill across various levels and the ability to manage employee relations matters
  • Strategic planning, leadership and execution skills
  • People management and negotiation & influencing skills
  • Highly technical ability and business development skills

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Manage all Mining activities, Mining Services, and Risk Management for the Mining Operations.
  • Measure effectiveness and efficiency of operational processes both internally and externally and find ways to improve processes.
  • Oversee daily operations and make adjustments when necessary.
  • Present new ideas and cash flow strategies to Senior Management.
  • Direct the expansion activities (investments, acquisitions, corporate alliances etc.) to meet organisation goals.
  • Co-ordinate and ensure the effective use of all resources to achieve the overall operational and strategic direction.
  • Lead, motivate and manage performance, diversity of the team in full alignment of corporate goals and operational objectives towards achieving challenging production and safety targets.
  • Ensure adherence to the relevant legislation and applicable Mining Standards.
  • Maintain open communication with relevant legislative stakeholders to improve relationships.
  • Collaborate with other functions within the operation on special projects.

If you meet the above requirements, please email your CV and supporting documents to admin@femminit.co.za

 

Should you not receive any response within one month, please consider your application as having been unsuccessful.