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Senior Exploration Geologist

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 17/06/2014
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The Role:
As Senior Geologist, you will be responsible for generating exploration prospects and appraisal evaluations using your geological skills, working in a multidisciplinary team interpreting and mapping 2D and 3D seismic data.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Evaluate exploration opportunities ranging from Country to Basins, to the highest technical standard
• Assist in the development of appropriate entry strategies for selected opportunities
• Work with the New Ventures team to identify and recommend potential New Ventures exploration opportunities
• Participate in, or lead, onsite technical evaluations in Europe
• Identify and develop opportunities in priority focus areas using business contacts and competitive business information sources
• Consult on other Worldwide Exploration projects and serve on various peer review groups
• Develop, maintain and leverage Industry/Professional/Government Agency relationships
• Mentor developing/junior employees
• Co-ordinate geological work and monitor outsourced geological projects
• Provide geological input for area and well reviews, and maintain updated geological interpretations and maps
• Prepare well programs
• Utilize risk analysis and concept software

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• A Masters degree in Geology or Geophysics
• Currently working as a Geoscientist in a similar type role, with proven New Ventures/International exploration experience
• Atlantic Margin and European basin experience of benefit for New Ventures work
• A track record of Basin and Play analysis, prospect generation, and volumetrics/risking
• An ability to integrate geophysical, geological and engineering data to the best possible advantage of the company
• Ability to judge quality opportunities, in a timely fashion, with a strong business overprint
• A strong understanding of advanced geoscience concepts, to include structural, facies and sequence stratigraphic analysis
• Experience in performing risk/uncertainty assessments
• Demonstrated history of positive teamwork, and ability to contribute in a team environment
• Excellent English communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills.
• Strong analytical skills and commercial understanding
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