General Manager (mining / finance / MBA / new business / expat) - Central Africa

Location: DRC, Central Africa
Date Posted: 14-08-2017
Reference number: NDS

Job Description:

Our client is currently undertaking a major project in the DRC for the construction of a hydrometallurgical plant and associated infrastructure. This new copper-cobalt project is one of the largest in Africa and will provide employment opportunities for many experienced individuals in the industry.
  • Reporting into the Director General, my client is seeking a strong General Manager with entrepreneurial skills, excellent initiative and a track record of starting up a new business unit within mining
  • Responsible for all financial aspects of the business.
  • Manage personnel on site
  • Responsible for ensuring that necessary new systems and processes are put into place across the project and teams to ensure the success and profitability of the business unit
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • At least 15 -20 years experience in the mining sector
  • MBA and financial qualifications essential
  • French would be an advantage
  • Experience working in hardship locations in Africa is a MUST
  • Previous track record of setting up a business unit and managing a large team
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • 12 month contract initially – with possible extension to 24 months
  • Based in the DRC on a 6/2 roster
  • Excellent Market Related USD tax free salary
  • Travel required to South Africa (Johannesburg) on occasions
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Nicky Stubbs
Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining: Global Recruitment
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