December 5, 2012

GM Job Announcement

General Manager needed for gold producer in Nome, Alaska. Trial mining operations completed; ready to start full-scale production in 2013. GM responsible for set-up and implementation of all activities required to begin full-scale operations. Manage ongoing operations to ensure performance and profitability meet company goals. Hire and manage staff, including mining supervisor, surveyor, warehouse, purchasing and accounting/administrative personnel. Oversee construction of mine and processing facilities. Oversee acquisition and maintenance of equipment. Oversee land portfolio, leases, sale/purchase and permitting. Overall responsibility for P&L, financial reporting, HR, HSE and regulatory compliance. Collaborate with managers to establish effective policies and procedures. Prepare and deliver financial and operational reports to board of directors. Assist with preparation of feasibility studies and expert reports. Participate in bank financing activities. Manage integration of company with community and maintain positive relationships with town of Nome. Full-time, year-round position with peak season March-November. Generous time off outside of peak season.

Position requires ten years of mining industry experience. Career history should demonstrate familiarity with areas outlined above. Relevant management experience in the mining industry with ability to successfully lead 100 employees in remote area is required. Must demonstrate strong leadership qualities, excellent communication skills and ability to successfully implement strategic plan for mining operations. Placer mining experience and successful track record in start-up operations strongly preferred. Remote mining experience in cold-weather climate very helpful. Growth-oriented with entrepreneurial attitude. Ideal candidate is US national with Alaska experience. Competitive salary and benefit package. Housing provided.

If you are interested in this exceptional opportunity, please e-mail your resume to Please contact recruiters Charlene Davis or Lauren Caraghar with questions. All qualified candidates who meet or exceed the above Position Requirements or have relevant experience will be contacted.
Successful applicants may be required to pass a comprehensive civil, criminal, educational and/or credit background check.

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