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VP Of Mining | Johannesburg With Frequent travel to DRC & Zambia | Attractive Annual Salary Package

Job Field:
Senior Management & Non-executive Jobs
Engineering Management Jobs, Feasibility/Study Jobs, General Management Jobs, Mine and Site Management Jobs, Operations Management Jobs
South Africa, Southern Africa
Johannesburg, Southern Africa All
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
200,000 to 300,000 per annum
Williams Mining
Job Ref:
VP Of Mining | Johannesburg

VP Of Mining | Johannesburg (With Frequent travel to DRC & Zambia) | Attractive Annual Salary Package

The VP of Mining will be responsible for looking after three UG Projects based from corporate office. As a member of the executive team the successful candidate will provide expert input and participate in strategic and business decision-making at executive level. Keeping this within the framework of the business strategy and targets to determine the operational strategy, goals and priorities, and lead directs members of the operations management team in the development and execution of strategies, plans, programs, processes and services to meet the operational goals.

Duties include but not limited to the following:
• Responsible for liaising with contractors, to deliver the projects into commissioning stage on time.
• Strong understanding of technical services to lead the following departments (Mineral Resources, Planning, Project Management)
• Prepare Weekly / Monthly Reports.
• Strong stakeholder management skills, ensuring success for the Company’s production targets
• Ensure that all mining, preparation and auxiliary equipment is properly maintained at the optimal cost levels.
• Manage the workforce to create a safe, productive, cost conscious work ethic through cooperation with local unions and workforce
• Integrate long term construction and maintenance projects into mine plan
• Identify areas of concern and provide solutions for example; water and power
• Experience liaising with mining government officials
• Supervise and coordinate the activities of direct reports. Support management & supervisor development programs in co-ordination and establish high standards of performance for management.
• Maintain proactive and open communication with all management teams, providing accurate data on the operation, as well as insightful interpretation of that data.
• Keep up to date of state-of-the-art mining methods and equipment and make recommendations for improvements.
• Keep within Company Safety Guidelines


BASIC REQUIREMENTS: To be considered for this job, applicants must meet these basic requirements:
• Bachelors of Science degree in Mining Engineering or related field
• Previous Executive VP level Operational or General Management experience
• Twenty (20) years’ experience in the mining industry required
• Experience working from a corporate office and travelling to different mine projects
• Technical Services (Project Management Experience) at least Ten (10) Years in this
• Strong knowledge of UG mine planning software.

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