- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success. Come and be a part of this success.About the role
As the Principal Investigations (Australia), you will manage and oversee business conduct investigations, as part of the Investigations Framework for BHP internal investigations. Reporting to the Head of Ethics & Investigations, the responsibilities of the role include:
Supports the design and implementation of BHP’s global Investigations Framework.
Draws on developments in international best practice, regulatory guidance and learnings from investigations to drive continuous enhancement of the Investigations Framework.
Prepares and delivers Investigation Framework training materials for roll out on a global basis; provides guidance to personnel undertaking business conduct investigations.
Undertakes investigations of complex and sensitive matters across BHP’s global operations, including by:
Devising investigation plans;
Undertaking or supervising forensic review of electronic communications and documents;
Conducting interviews to obtain the facts of the issue, which may include interviews with senior executives;
Preparing supporting documentation for investigations, including records of witness accounts and investigation reports; and
Supporting / mentoring additional designated resources who are conducting investigations.
Prepares briefings to senior management on the progress of investigations and findings. Supports senior management in developing recommendations on the basis of findings.
Collates data and reports on trends in investigations and the efficacy / scope for improvements to the Investigations Framework.
Manages external counsel within partnering law firms.
You will have a strong academic background based in Legal, Accounting or Human Resources disciplines, coupled with experience working in corporate, government and/or forensic investigations. You will have gained experience working in complex and sensitive internal investigations into conduct which may potentially have serious disciplinary or criminal consequences for employees. You will also possess a solid understanding of forensic technology issues, including legal and regulatory evidence preservation obligations.
Please note this role requires regular travel to support regional investigations.
About the company
BHP Billiton is the world's largest mining company. Its origin comes from the merger (2001) of the Australian company Broken Hill Proprietary (BHP) and the British company Billiton.