Project Manager: JORC Update and Professional Standards

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The JORC Committee and JORC parent bodies (AIG, AusIMM and Minerals Council of Australia) are seeking a project manager to help progress the current JORC Code update.  This is a key, full-time role, working with the AusIMM, MCA and AIG leadership to support and project-manage the review and deliver a set of reforms.  The role will be a highly visible leadership role with significant engagement with external stakeholders, at various levels across the stakeholder groups.  The position reports to AusIMM Chief Operating Officer, on behalf of the JORC parent bodies.

The update process is expected to continue for the next 2-3 years.  This appointment will be for an initial period of 12 months with the potential for renewal.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Management and administration of the JORC Review process, working with the JORC and in particular the Chair, to undertake the ongoing review tasks for the JORC Code review.
  • Liaison with all key stakeholders as part of the consultation program for the JORC Code review.
  • Detailed review, options analysis, and stakeholder consultation for the updating of the requirements for Competent Person.  This task is to be undertaken in parallel with the overall JORC Code review.
  • Supporting the Committee and the Chair to manage and administer the program of meetings and workshops for both review processes.
  • Working closely with the AusIMM and AIG management to review and analyse the JORC Code review and Competent Persons nomination and verification process and requirements.

A copy of the position description is available by contacting Helen Milovanovic (

Expressions of interest in the role should be received by Friday, 5th March, 2021.