Anglo American Job Opportunities – Manager Planning

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Job Description:

We’re looking for a talented Section Manager: Operational Planning who shares our values and our belief in a better future for mining. Could you be one of them?

As our Section Manager: Operational Planning, you will lead a team to co-ordinate Sishen Mine’s integrated Operational Planning section as defined within the Anglo American Operating Model, while also integrating multi-disciplinary scheduling information, with an emphasis on seeking out opportunities to optimize performance by Setting Performance Targets to achieve Business Expectations, consolidate the OMS & coordinate planning activities to the support the rest of the business departments to maintain a safe, healthy and unpolluted environment that meets all legislative and statutory requirements

Job Responsibilities:

  • Continuously understanding of process changes and to address any queries from involved role players
  • Monitoring spending and allocation of expenses to ensure appropriate reporting and cash flow management
  • Developing and maintaining business relationships
  • Ensuring management of capital budgets and projects as well as financial management of capital and operational budget
  • Educating Line managers in key Operational Planning concepts, particularly with respect to set performance and service strategies through structured and informal coaching
  • Assisting with compiling of annual budget
  • Developing strategic initiatives to ensure sound relations and beneficial impact on performance
  • Establishing focus-areas for continuous improvement
  • Identifying and prioritizing Sishen Operational Planning Improvement Projects developed by the General Manager, Integrated Planning & OM and SLT Members
  • Responsible to keep Sishen on the Operational Planning forefront
  • Providing process and Operational Planning advise to Line mangers to enable them to complete their approved improvement projects / or initiatives
  • Conducting Operational Planning analysis required to support the General Manager in making critical decisions about potential business benefits and trade-offs for a range of initiatives

Qualification & Experience:

  • 2 Years relevant Business Improvement experience
  • A Degree in B-Engineering in Industrial Engineering; Mining; Metallurgical; or equivalent
  • Project Management experience will be advantageous
  • 2 years Management experience in a Mining/ Plant Operation environment
  • 3-5 Years operational experience in Technology, Data Analytics or Analysis & Improvement fields within the Mining Environment

Job Details:

Company: Anglo American

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: East London, South Africa Metropolitan Area

Application Deadline: N/A

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