Grave Relocation Specialist, South Africa

Not specified, Full Time Deadline: Aug 21, 2023

Job Description:
We are looking for someone who will manage the complete relocation process including project conceptualisation, planning, liaising with clients and their next of kin, social consultation and application for all the relevant and necessary permit.

Manage, implement and develop our grave relocation processes and projects from consultation and permitting to exhumation and re-internment, and close-out.
Manage and develop grave relocation engagement plans in consultation with the Stakeholder Engagement team.
Develop, manage and maintain relationships with 3rd party contractors, to facilitate the grave relocation process.
Compile and review scientific reports for submission to client and/or legal authorities.
Participate in business development activities including, developing fit-for-purpose proposals.
Build and maintain client relationships.

Qualifications, experience and requirements:

Honours Degree in Humanities or Social Sciences such as Anthropology, Archaeology, Development Studies, Sociology, (preferably Masters).

Work Experience

5 or more years in the relevant field, preferably within consulting or stakeholder engagement would be beneficial.
Experience in the mining and resources industry would be beneficial.
Must have a driver’s licence.
Environmental, Heritage, Mining and Social legislation.
Financial Management (Such as budgeting, forecasting etc.).


Customer Management.
Strong Report Writing.
Excellent mentorship and coaching skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written).
Must be innovative.
Fluency in indigenous South African languages would be beneficial.
Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and prepared to obtain other vaccinations that may be required by clients and for travel purposes.