A lead geologist is required to work with a large European operator based out of their London office.
The lead geologist will be responsible for the following.
Lead and prospect generation and maturation
Geological input and support for merger and acquisition activities
Provision of reservoir geological support and data integration for Exploration and Business development activities
Sedimentological process and reservoir quality analysis of depositional systems for the input to regional and prospect level depositional models
Provide reservoir parameter ranges for probabilistic volumetric analyses
Provide geological support for the risking of leads and prospects
Maintain company stratigraphic framework for core exploration areas
Regional play and palaeogeographic mapping
Geological support and integration with geophysicists
Support peer reviews as and when required
The lead geologist must have the following skills and experience.
Post-graduate and undergraduate degree in Geology or another relevant subject
Experience in Oil and Gas, particularly in regions of the West of Shetland, UK Central and Southern North Sea
Experience across multiple hydrocarbon basins and multiple play types demonstrating an excellent understanding of petroleum systems
Experience at generating sequence stratigraphic frameworks through the integration of biostratigraphy, core, well logs and seismic scale datasets
Demonstrable experience of the critical evaluation and qc of reservoir depositional models using significant sedimentological knowledge
Excellent stakeholder management and presentation skills
Appreciation of the importance and applicability of commerciality in both the Exploration and Business Development process
Development and/or production experience will be well regarded
Prior experience in either Petrel, DUG, IC (ODM3), ArcGIS or GeoX
If you're a geologist looking for a step up, or a lead/ chief geologist looking for a new opportunity with a growing operator, please don't hesitate to get in touch