Secunda Chemicals Operations (SCO) comprises all our Secunda-based chemical operating facilities. Our diverse product range includes industrial explosives, fertilisers, polypropylene, ethylene, propylene, solvents (acetone, methyl ethyl ketone (MEK)), ethanol, n-Propanol, isopropanol, Sabutol™, Propylol™, mixed C3/C4/C5/C6 alcohols, high-purity ethanol and ethyl acetate as well as co-monomers (1-hexene, 1-pentene and 1-octene) and detergent alcohol (Safol™).In addition, we provide sites services, infrastructure maintenance and product logistics services for the Secunda site.ABOUT THE ROLE / PURPOSE OF THE JOBTo develop and implement a functional strategy (Corporate Affairs) that supports Group and region OME business strategic objectivesBuild, maintain and nurture relationships with Sasol’s key and major stakeholders (amongst others Local and provincial government, local businesses and regional OME’s, fence line communities and government)Reputation Management: Position and profile Sasol as a credible and trusted social partner in SecundaIdentify, establish and determine opportunities for partnerships and collaborations with government departments on material issues critical to the businessDevelop a Shared Value management strategy to identify and find business opportunities in social problem in TEKS regionDrive social change in communities closest to Sasol operations
Responsibilities + Skills
Analysis, interpretation and reporting on the socio economic and political landscape in the region (in relation to provincial and national dynamics)Lead the Corporate Affairs activities at Secunda sites
Support, facilitate and ensure governance, compliance to policies, procedures and legislative framework that prescribes operating license requirementsEnsures alignment with functional group standards
Oversees the provision of core Public Affairs servicesOversees hub-wide corporate communicationManage external and internal communications.