Ref number: 8950611NDS

Job Description:

My client is a large mining contractor with mining contracts across Africa. They are currently seeking to employ an experienced Senior Project Manager to manage one of their key clients and operations in West Africa



  • Full responsibility of the production and client liaison for the contract onsite
  • Maintaining good relations with the client (mine owner) and managing all the finances, budgeting and procurement for that project
  • Supervise and oversee project with operational & financial oversight over: Mining, Plant, HSE, Security, Supply Chain, Maintenance, IT, HR.
  • Financial/Administration experience is a plus but we will not consider a candidate that doesn’t have a mining background.
  • Business acumen and strategic ‘bigger picture’ management is a requirement for this role


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • At least 15 year’s experience in mining management / project management.
  • Must have worked for a mining contractor servicing the client
  • Degree or Graduate Diploma in mine engineering / geology / metallurgy / engineering
  • MBA or project management accreditations are desirable
  • Experience working as an expatriate in Africa is a MUST
  • Fluency in English is essential, French advantageous 


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Expatriate contract
  • Roster (9 weeks on 3 weeks off)
  • Business class flights
  • Market related USD salary