Anglogold Ashanti (IDUAPRIEM) Ghana Limited: Community Relations Officer

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23 May, 2011

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Mining Jobs in Ghana, Vacancies in Ghana

ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI (IDUAPRIEM) LIMITED (Subsidiary of AngloGold Ashanti Limited) operates the combines Teberebie and Iduapriem open-pits gold mines at Tarkwa in the Western Region of Ghana and has a workforce of over 1400. including contractors. It is a former NOSA 5 Star “Platinum” related mine, which has gained ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) Certification and currently implementing OHSAS 18001 Safety Management System.

Job Description

Role Purpose:
The purpose of the role is to assist with planning, implementing and monitoring of effective methods in stakeholder management, land access, resettlement, compensation, and socio-economic development practices in a way that enhances community advancement and AAIL’s reputation

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with the review and implementation of AGA management standards on stakeholder engagements
  • Assist with the review and implementation of land access, compensation, resettlement and land use management standards
  • Assist with review and implementation of AGA Management standard on socioeconomic development
  • Assist with identification and planning of socio-economic development projects in host communities
  • Implement and monitor socio-economic development projects in host communities
  • Provide mentoring support to identified local businesses
  • Undertake and report on compensation activities
  • Assist with review, implementation and monitoring of Resettlement Action Plans
  • Assist with annual review of crop rates
  • Provide technical inputs on land access, compensation and resettlement issues on relevant Stakeholder Engagement platforms
  • Undertake community mobilization activities for socio-economic development programmes
  • Undertake community mobilization activities for compensation and resettlement
  • Liaise with other AAIL’s department to organize sensitization programmes in communities forums
  • Serve as a gender focus person in the Community Affairs team


Required Skills or Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in social/community development-related discipline
  • At least 3 years experience working with communities in a similar role
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with communities in planning, developing and implementing community/economic development programs
  • Ability to identify and solve community-related problems, including an understanding and sensitivity to cultural issues
  • Ability to effectively communicate in Twi or Fanti
  • Effective negotiation, mediation and facilitation skills
  • Must possess a valid Ghanaian Driving License and should be able to drive


How To Apply

Interested and eligible persons are to forward their applications with detailed Curriculum Vitae to the following address:

The Human Resources Manager
AngloGold Ashanti (Iduapriem) Limited
P. O. Box 283


Closing: 7th june 2011

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