Monday, December 09, 2013


Position: ECONOMIST II (One post) 
Company: The State Mining Corporation (STAMICO) 

Principal duties and responsibilities 

  • · Collects, processes and manages data; 
  • · Carries out marketing studies for mineral commodities; 
  • · Conducts regular literature and internet surveys of mineral prices to establish prevailing local and international markets indicator mineral prices; 
  • · Develops individual objectives/targets and performance standards as part of individual performance agreement in consultation with the immediate supervisor; and 
  • · Performs any other duties as assigned by immediate Supervisor. 

Minimum Qualifications and Experience 
Holder of B.Sc in Mineral Economics or related fields from a reputable University. 

Competence among others are:- 
· Ability to communicate with excellent writing skills; 
· Ability to supervise and direct professionals; 
· Strong working knowledge of computer programs: Microsoft word, Excel, Publisher and database programs. 

Age Limit: All applicants must be below 30 years old at the date of application. 

Please note that those who applied on the basis of the previous advertisement may re-apply. 

According to STAMICO schemes of service in the salary scale of STAMICO - Salary Scale SMC 5. 

General Conditions for all Candidates 
(1) Preference will be given to those with experience in the mining industry; 
(2) Candidates should submit a hand written application accompanied by the following: 
(i) Detailed C.V with three referees who can be contacted; 
(ii) Copies of relevant certificates to support qualifications; 
(iii) Two recent passport size photographs; and 
(iv) Reliable working telephone and e-mail address. 

(3) All applications should be addressed to the following physical address: 

Director General, 
Plot No. 417/418 – United Nations Road, Upanga 
P.O. Box 4958, 

(4) Sealed envelope should indicate position applied. 
(5) Closing date for receiving applications will be 27th December, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. 
(6) Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview through their addresses and those who will not be contacted should consider themselves unsuccessful.  

Please note that those who applied on the basis of the previous advertisement may re-apply.