Programme Management Superintendent


Business Unit / Group Function:
Group Finance
Programme / Project Management
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reference Id:
Experience / Work Type:
Associate / Permanent Employee
Closing Date:
15 February, 2021

Closing Date: 15 February, 2021

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Company Description:
Here is an exciting opportunity to join our Global Shared Services team (GSS) as a Programme Management Co-ordinator where you will be key in delivering value to GSS and its business stakeholders through the effective governance of the GSS transformation programme and provide programme management to internal and in-bound strategic projects

You’ll look after our most important resource. Our people.

As Global Shared Services (GSS), our commitment to partnership is at the core of our values. As a global business partner, we deliver flawless transactional, value added and customer-focused services to support the Anglo American organisation.

We invite talented people who can deliver high standard performance, have a broad base of capabilities, and are customer centric, to join our global family
Job Description:
As the Programme Management Co-ordinator, you will be primarily responsible for overseeing programme governance, project acceptance, planning/resourcing and delivery, collaborating with both internal GSS and external business stakeholders and working within the Anglo American programme methodology.


You will be required to:

Work with the Anglo American Programme Management toolkit to establish and manage effective programme governance and programme management practices for the GSS Transformation programme
Collaborate with Anglo American PMO for relevant functions and transformation programmes
Oversee all strategic project governance in GSS including planning, GSS resourcing, risk review and management, progress and benefits/outcomes tracking and reporting and stage gating
Understand the interlink and overlap of different projects whilst identifying and ensure risks are appropriately managed, obstacles to progress identified and removed and mitigating actions are in place to ensure continuity of service and minimum disruption to both existing operations and processes and ensuring positive outcomes
Stakeholder management and collaboration remotely with teams in other regions in which Anglo American operates
This role is in the Global Shared Services department at band level 6 reporting to the GSS Transformation Lead.
Business Degree essential
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or equivalent is preferred

5-7 years’ working experience in project management with relevant experience of programme management
Project Management (L4). Demonstrate expert knowledge of project management techniques and acts as a champion for project management and execution
Working experience within large scale complex initiatives and change management
Programme management from strategy through to implementation, corporate governance management and deployment management experience
Evidence of international senior stakeholder management
Additional information:
What we offer

When you join Anglo American- Global Shared Services, you can expect to enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, but more than this, you’ll find yourself in an environment where the opportunities for learning and growth are second to none. From technical training to leadership programmes, we bring out the best in our people. There are plenty of opportunities to move onwards and upwards too. We’re a large, successful multinational company – and we’re still growing all the time.

Who we are

Anglo American is a global diversified mining business. Our portfolio of world-class mining operations provides the metals and minerals that make modern life possible. We use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine.

We work together with our key partners and stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate and for society at large. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.

How we are committed to your safety

Nothing is more important to us than ensuring you return home safely after a day’s work. To make that happen, we have the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Not only that, we’re also continually investing in new technologies – from drones to data analytics – that are helping to make mining safer.

Inclusion and Diversity

Anglo American is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are and provide equality of opportunity so that everyone can fulfil their potential.

Background checks

Successful candidates will be required to complete background screening which may include a criminal check and validation of qualifications.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.

Closing Date: 15 February 2021