Technical Due Diligence Director (Mining / Acquisitions / Operations / Investment / Risk / Geological Survey) – UAE

Middle East
Posted 1 week ago

Reference No. CV122

Job Description:

Our client, an international mining entity, is currently looking for a Technical Due Diligence Director to join their team. The key focus of the Technical Due Diligence Director role is to oversee and manage the technical evaluation and due diligence processes for potential investments, acquisitions, and partnerships in the mining industry. This includes assessing the technical viability of mining assets and operations, identifying and mitigating technical risks, and ensuring that due diligence findings are integrated into strategic decision-making processes. The role emphasizes ensuring thorough and accurate technical assessments to support informed investment decisions and sustainable growth in the mining sector.


  • Oversee technical due diligence efforts related to potential investments, acquisitions, and partnerships in the mining industry.
  • Coordinate technical evaluation processes, collaborating with internal teams and external advisors to ensure comprehensive assessments.
  • Evaluate technical aspects of mining assets and operations, including geological surveys, mining methods, processing facilities, infrastructure, and environmental considerations.
  • Identify and analyze technical risks associated with potential deals and develop strategies to mitigate these risks.
  • Review and analyze technical documentation such as geological reports, mining plans, resource estimates, environmental impact assessments, and engineering studies.
  • Ensure alignment and integration of technical due diligence findings into decision-making processes.
  • Prepare detailed technical reports, presentations, and documentation summarizing due diligence findings and recommendations.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in mining and technical due diligence, continuously improving the due diligence process.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering, Geology, or a related technical field.
  • 12+ years in the mining industry, with a strong technical background in mining operations, resource evaluation, and project development.
  • Proven experience in leading technical due diligence processes for mining assets.
  • Strong understanding of mining regulations, environmental standards, and health & safety requirements.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and project management skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability and a track record of driving results in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Willingness to travel internationally as needed.

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Attractive market related salary
  • 2 Year renewable contract
  • 30 Days annual leave

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Christo van der Ham

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining

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