Zormelo & Associates
4d ago
source : Oil & Gas Job Search


Ghana salary not specified Permanent

Responsibilty and Key Objectives


  • Build on / adapt / drive exploration strategy for growth in Ghana
  • Plan and lead exploration projects and activities
  • Align technical activities with business objectives to ensure timely delivery of fit for purpose solutions
  • Effectively liaise with commercial function / Manager to ensure a value-driven approach to exploration decision making
  • Undertake regional to prospect scale geological analysis in support of exploration play and prospect definition and ranking
  • Present recommendations to management, peer reviews, QAs and partners
  • Ensure all work is carried out to appropriate standards and in accordance with the internal processes
  • Lead in the geological training and mentoring of junior staff and secondees
  • Provide technical guidance and assistance to other exploration teams within the company, as required
  • Reinforce best practices in exploration new ventures techniques and workflows in the Accra office
  • Represent the company at Government and Partners meetings
  • Risk & Assurance

    Lead all exploration-related risk and assurance activities. Champion the process by establishing and maintaining of Exploration Risk and Assurance Culture, in line with all the relevant procedures

    Financial Responsibilities

  • Exploration budget G&A ca. $XXMM
  • Exploration budget ca $XXMM / annum in study phase
  • Education

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Geology or Geophysics or a related field
  • A postgraduate degree is preferable : Master’s or PhD
  • Skills

  • Demonstrable experience in multiple basins and geologies globally, in a variety of exploration roles
  • Advanced generalist geological / geophysical skills including integration of regional studies, basin modelling, depositional models, GDE analysis, structural architecture and evolution, petrophysics and reservoir engineering information for play and prospect risk and volumetric analysis
  • Ability to integrate multidisciplinary input (technical, commercial, legal) towards business goals
  • An demonstrable ability to manage a team and interest in people and capacity development
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Job Reference ZA : 014 APPLY

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