Managing Director – Mineral Services

Job description

The successful candidate will be required to fulfil the following roles:

  • Entrepreneurial leadership and overall direction of the Mineral Services Group of companies in Botswana and the Southern Africa region
  • Technical direction of exploration strategies for precious stones and other commodities for programs undertaken by the Company on behalf of clients and partners
  • Maintain and develop strong relationships in the international resource exploration sector

  • Secure financing for exploration and technical development projects in the international capital markets and other appropriate funding avenues
  • Technical derection of Mineral Services proprietary “Remote Mapper” airborne Remote Piloted Aircraft (“RPA”) airborne magnetometer system, a program accredited by the Botswana Innovation Hub

Other roles reasonably pertaining to the nature of the Company’s business

  • Minimum Qualification and Experience Requirements
  • Minimum of a BSc (Hons) degree in relevant geoscience discipline

  • Internationally recognised aviation qualification relevant to technical oversight of the Company’s proprietary Remote Mapper RPA program
  • At least twenty years of relevant experience in the minerals exploration sector
  • At least ten years experience as Managing Director or equivalent role in a similar enterprise
  • Internationally recognised technical expertise and reputation in the diamond exploration sector, appropriate to a senior technical leadership position in a specialist international consulting Group
  • Technical and business experience and competence relevant for oversight and direction of the “Remote
  • Mapper” RPA magnetometer system, or similar RPA/airborne magnetometer survey systems

Closing date and application instructions

Candidates should email CV’s detailing their qualifications and relevant experience to not later than 26th March 2018