Education Principal – LATAM
Corporate Relations ensures that Anglo American stands out as a trusted leader in responsible mining, unlocking long-term value for shareholders and society as a whole.
The combined activity of our teams – in Corporate Communication, Social Performance and Engagement, and International and Government Relations – aims to build and protect our strong global reputation and our distinctive brand. We strive to communicate consistently with all stakeholders, both inside and outside our organization, to positively influence perceptions and to develop and sustain mutually beneficial relationships.
We’re looking for articulate, talented professionals who share our values and our belief in a better future for mining. Could you be one of them?
In March 2018 Anglo American launched an ambitious new Sustainability Strategy which committed the company to work with partners towards a number of ambitious stretch goals. One of these goals relates to improving education outcomes in host communities with a target of supporting state schools in host communities to be in the top 20 percent of state schools in the countries in which they operate.
The purpose of this role is to drive achievement of the Sustainable Mining Plan stretch goal targets for Education in the region, focusing onPerú, Brazil and Chile.
What you will do:
o Reassess the current education programs and areas of support to align with the Sustainable Mining Plan targets lead on baseline development and completion in collaboration with the local operations teams from Brazil and Peru
o Coordinate the completion of the baseline work and development of the Education program and set up with the local social performance teams in Brazil and Peru.
o Coordinate program delivery with selected service providers and local social performance teams, tracking and communicating on progress across the programs
o Tracking progress of Chile, Peru and Brazil Education and skills programs
o Coordinate communication pieces in collaboration with the internal group and BU comms around the progress and outcomes of the education programs
o Work with other stakeholders and internal partners to explore the integration of Health and Gender-Based Violence through our education programs
o Support the operations team to prepare for program and budget approval
o Help develop reporting processes for LATAM programs
o Support and coordinate efforts on reporting between BUs and service providers, and into the LATAM steering committee
What you will need to have:
o Bachelor`s degree in a relevant field
o Fluency in Spanish and/or Portuguese and English (mandatory)
o Experience working in partnerships with governments, academia, or civil society organizations at a national or local level
o Whole School Development and/or Early Childhood Learning and the education sector in LATAM will be considered an advantage
o ICT solutions to drive education and skills development will be considered an advantage
In order to assume this role you will need to:
o Have the right to work in either Brazil, Perú, or Chile
o Have availability for traveling from 25% to 40% of the time.
What we offer
When you join Anglo American, 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 programs, 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
We aim to lead the industry by pursuing ever safer and more responsible ways of working, demonstrating integrity, and showing care and respect for people and the planet. That means we are constantly seeking new opportunities to mine and process our products sustainably, using less water, less energy, and more precise extraction technologies. As the custodians of coal and other precious natural resources – diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore, and nickel – our extraordinary teams work safely and collaboratively, with the utmost consideration for local communities, our customers, and the world at large.
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, but 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 fulfill their potential.
Closing Date: 12/05/2021