Our goal is to become the search firm of choice within the extractive area, for both senior head office and executive mine site positions.


Typical mining searches:

  • We execute specialist executive site roles such as General Manager - Operations, Site CFO, Commercial Director, HRD, Supply Chain Manager, Cost Engineer to name a few.
  • All types of roles for Operations teams on mines sites.  Maintenance, Engineering, Geology, Tailings, Construction, Exploration, Planning and many more.
  • CXO and cross functional management for the head office environment


  • Our senior site roles follow extraction and related sectors. Placements are often in emerging markets such as Africa, Eurasia, Latin America, Asia and the UAE with a particular strength in African and Eurasian mine site operations.
  • Most of our head office searches take place in London. Our clients are mainly private, AIM, TSX or FTSE listed.

Extractive Search recruits across the following disciplines:

We are totally cross functional within the sectors we service, from Operations & Engineering through to Finance, Medical, Human Resources, Procurement, Logistics and other commercial & supportive functions.

Giving Back to Emerging Economies:

We have committed to raising awareness for Mercy Ships while gifting 10% of all company profits:

Please visit our booth in the Online Job Fair

Thursday, March 09, 2017
Senior Accountant, West Africa, Undisclosed Hot!

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Plant Manager, Central Africa, Undisclosed Hot!
Extractive Search