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Working at Anglo American

A career with Anglo American represents a future in one of the most important industries in the world. Around the globe, economic growth and social development are directly affected by the commodities we mine. It is a privileged position but one that comes with significant expectations.

For more than 90 years, we have pushed the boundaries of technology and innovation, built valuable and long-lasting partnerships and had the courage of our convictions to ensure we meet those expectations and make a significant, positive and sustainable difference in the communities and countries where we operate.

As a global Group with operations and offices in over 20 countries, we have established ourselves at the forefront of change and progress. We are not afraid to tackle the difficult questions faced by our industry on matters such as safety and the environment, and we are committed to doing the right thing, the right way, the first time.

The result is a business and reputation that are internationally respected.

Mining is not just about taking ore out of the ground, it’s about putting something back into the community. At Anglo American you have the opportunity to make a real difference.

We are investing in world class assets in the most attractive commodities

Building the leading global mining company

We’re making a real and positive difference by operating safely, sustainably and responsibly.

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Our people are a key source of competitive advantage

Becoming the employer of choice

Being the employer of choice is crucial to our ambition of becoming the leading global mining company.

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You are the difference

"I am not only deeply impressed by the commitment of our people, but by their dedication and professionalism in living out our values."
Sir John Parker, Chairman, Anglo American

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Sustainable Development report 2012

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