The successful candidate will be required to work with the Services CEO and current Geology Managers in leading the Technical team, with responsibilities including
Development and design of exploration and drilling programmes for a variety of Myanmar clients;
Supervision of Intermediate and Junior level geology staff and field staff in the execution of exploration and drilling programs;
Undertaking liaison with clients on technical details of program and reporting of progress and results; Review, compile, interpret and report on exploration data from previous exploration programmes;
Undertaking liaison with DGSE and MONREC officials on technical issues as required;
Producing high quality, well presented reports (in Myanmar and English);
Assisting in preparation of client proposals, and verbal and written delivery of business development proposals for existing and new clients.
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS and SKILLS
Minimum Bachelor Degree in Geology level, with MSc. level well regarded;
Diploma in Remote Sensing / GIS well regarded;
At least 8 years proven mineral exploration experience in several Myanmar geological terrains and mineral deposit styles; coal geology specialists are also encouraged to apply;
Previous hard rock and/or alluvial mining experience is not necessary but would be an advantage;
Ability to undertake presentations to Government departments and clients confidently and knowledgeably; Previous international experience well regarded.
Proven well-developed leadership and team management skills;
Ability to supervise, guide and train junior staff;
Ability to meet deadlines for critical tasks and work well under time pressure;
Strong technical and non-technical communication skills;
Ability to travel extensively in Myanmar, and work in the field for extended periods of up to several weeks;
Ability to travel internationally as required.
High proficiency in both written and spoken English;
Other foreign or Myanmar ethnic language skills well regarded.
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), ARCGIS, Global Mapper and other mapping software;
Experience in 3D modelling software (Micromine, Vulcan, etc) well regarded