Head Of Human Resources

Head Of Human Resources
Boikago Group (Pty) Ltd
Musina Rural, Limpopo


Posted 10 February 2021 – Closing Date 19 February 2021

Job Details

Job Description

We have a brilliant opportunity to lead the formulation and execution of our HR programme to transition Venetia Mine from an open pit to a functional underground operation? A global renowned mining company is sourcing for a Snr HR Manager / Head of HR based in Musina

Here is your chance to actively manage this change and to ensure the business case is realized safely, sustainably and in partnership with all stakeholders.

Job Description

To develop and lead the operationalisation of a bespoke Human Resources programme to enable the asset to achieve it’s short, medium- and long-term strategic business objectives.

  • Collaborate with operational leadership and support teams to influence and shape a sustainable culture
  • Contribute toward the formulation of the Managed Operations People Leadership Strategy
  • Assume accountability for the design, execution and measurement of an integrated Underground Project People Leadership Transition & Execution plan
  • Continuously examine, adapt and develop the on-mine HR capacity and capability to ensure optimal performance to deliver effective operational and project HR
  • Drive change management for Venetia Mine and HR future advancement
  • Key role player in the implementation of Building Forever strategies at the Mine
  • Ensure that all HR activities are aligned with the Managed Operations business governance and legislative requirements and the Group commitments to Inclusion and Diversity
  • In collaboration with operational and functional leadership, Group Talent and Group Reward, co-design and implement a Talent Management (acquisition, development, deployment/mobility and retention) strategy for mine aligned to its short, medium and long term Strategic Workforce Planning capability and capacity fundamentals.


What qualifications & experience do you need?


  • Relevant Tertiary bachelors degree Qualification in HR/Business Management
  • Postgraduate or Masters degree Qualifications will be preference
  • Proven track record as HR management lead at middle or senior operational leadership level – mining related experience advantageous but not essential
  • Demonstrated experience leading large-scale organisational change and transformation programmes – preferably within a capital project environment

  Knowledge & Skills

  • Broad understanding of business model value chains, including the functional interfaces that support and enable the successful achievement of business outcomes.
  • An advanced understanding of relevant RSA employment legislation/regulatory frameworks, applied HR practice and conflict resolution
  • Advanced change management and organisational transformation skills
  • Intermediate to advanced people analytics and people information decision support skills
  • Appreciation of Industry 4.0 and the impact of technology and digitalisation on industry
  • Leadership coaching, influencing and employee engagement best practice application