Project Director (Mining) | Botswana

A fantastic opportunity for career growth as a Project Director within Botswana’s mining industry. Candidates require +20 years’ experience in project execution and mining operations management. The position will be based on site.

  • Location: Botswana
  • Industry: Mining
  • Nationality: Open
  • Salary: Neg. depending on exp.
  • Qualifications: B.Sc. in a related engineering discipline
  • Assignment: Permanent position

Job Description:

  • Ensure strong working relationships with the Government, community and the operations team
  • Monitor company work performances
  • Monitor and develop the scope, cost, schedule, safety and quality goals for the project
  • Implement cost controls and project scope
  • Ensure contract finalisation
  • Project close-out report and smooth handover between project and operational staff
  • Ensure accountability throughout the project delivery team and establish and delegate authority
  • Review project progress and ensure precise and timely forecasts of schedules and cost
  • Identify and manage trends, variances and contingency drawdown in accordance with protocol and procedure
  • Ensure clear communication
  • Manage document protocols
  • Build, develop and motivate high performing teams
  • Promote safe and environmentally sustainable working practices
  • Drive effective collaboration at all levels of the organisation

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.Sc. in a related engineering discipline
  • Must be a member of the Engineering Registration Board of Botswana
  • Minimum of 20 years’ experience in project execution and mining operations management specifically in underground mining
  • Africa mining experience essential
  • Experience in each of the main phases of project development (Conceptualisation through to construction) will be beneficial
  • Prior experience in leading a project through the early stages of feasibility and development (Previous experience of developing mining projects in Africa would be an advantage)
  • Proven track record in project and stakeholder management (Excess of $350m capital project management experience)
  • Capable of leading teams and mentoring, training and coaching subordinates
  • Negotiation skills and experience
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

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