Vice President of Exploration

Vice President
Vancouver, BC

The Mining Recruitment Group is a boutique executive search firm focused on the unique needs of the mining industry.

Our client is a well funded, Vancouver based junior exploration company listed on the TSX-Venture Exchange with gold and base metal exploration assets in British Columbia and the Yukon.

Reporting to the President and C.E.O., the Vice President of Exploration will be responsible for the following:

  • Planning and directing the Company’s exploration activities
  • Preparing and implementing a consolidated exploration plan and budget to achieve goals and objectives of the Corporation’s strategic plan
  • Commissioning and direct supervision of outside consultants and staff in achieving corporate exploration objectives
  • Achieving the corporation’s exploration goals on time and within budget
  • Reporting exploration results and expenditures to the President and C.E.O. on a regular basis as to be agreed upon
  • Contributing to corporate strategic plan
  • Coordinating and liasing with outside consultants and business partners in achieving exploration goals and identifying opportunities
  • Identifying exploration opportunities consistent with the corporate strategic plan, and assisting in negotiations for the acquisition of such opportunities
  • Assisting in evaluation of opportunities for acquisition and development as required

The ideal candidate would be a professional geologist with 13+ years working in the mineral exploration industry on early to advanced stage gold and base metal exploration projects. The incumbent will have a passion for the field, can accommodate up to 40% travel, and fit well into the current team dynamic.

Please note, that due to the number of applications we receive, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.