COO Copper
French Africa 04-05-2006

A unique high profile opportunity exists for an experienced project manager to head up the restart of a large mining complex. Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer the incumbent will be mandated to take the project through from Bankable Feasibility Study into Production. This will include establishment of contracts with consultants, working with the Finance Department to establish links with project finance agencies and providers, and assisting liaisons with local authorities and government. You will have ultimate responsibility for multi open pits, the processing plant (SX/EW) and all associated engineering functions.


Requirements :


  • Degree in Metallurgy or Mine Engineering,
  • Over 20 years mining experience, with a minimum of 5 in a Senior Mine Management role,
  • Previous experience of developing /operating copper mines in a third world environment would be preferred.
  • Track record of successfully managing projects through feasibility, development cycle.
  • Ability to communicate in the French language would be a definite asset
  • Good analytical background, and commercial acumen.
  • Ateam player, excellent communication skills, astrong motivator with leadership skills, stamina anddrive.


Package will be commensurate with experience.


If you are interested in this offer, please send your CV to the e-mail with the vacancy name as the subject: 

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