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Job Description: CA Mining Mining Review Africa
The incumbent will manage all Information Technology issues affecting application support, data integrity, systems stability, security controls, systems training, facilities planning, administration and support. The successful incumbent will influence and lead all levels of management within the company’s operation. They will also manage the Business Systems and IT Infrastructure for all of the company’s locations. The successful incumbent will report directly into the CFO and his/her direct reports will be all IT Senior Superintendents and Superintendents.

  • Support the business plan process, and ensure it is aligned with HSEQ policies
  • Provide advice on the formulation of strategies, management practices, resource deployment and potential challenges for the function
  • Individually and through subordinates, provides the primary IT interface to customer departments for the definition of technology related business requirements, scope , risk and timeline
  • Prepares capital and expense budgets for Support, Technology, Desktop and Computer Operations functions
  • Produces accurate and up to date IT department briefings and reports, including progress and key performance Indicator (KPI’s), on a routine periodic basis
  • Ensures that stakeholders are kept informed of project(s) progress, status and issues/risks through regular written reports, status meetings and verbal updates

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • University Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics. Additional MBA/Commerce advantageous
  • At least 5 years’ experience managing an IT Department and large IT Projects, and at least 10 years’ experience in the IT Industry
  • Leadership skills essential as they will need to guide and mentor the work of less experienced professionals
  • Able and willing to work in a remote environment
  • Experience working and negotiating with IT consultants, contractors and suppliers
  • Ability to produce thorough, professional and high quality documents reports and communications
  • Fluent in both French and English

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Highly attractive expat package