Head of Subsurface - Oman

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:39:13 Z

Head of Subsurface We are currently working with a growing Oil & Gas Operator conducting production and exploration operations in the Middle East. Due to continuous growth, our client is seeking an experienced Subsurface Manager to be based in one of the Middle East’s hot spots. Role & responsibilities:Plan, coordinate and manage all subsurface activities with primary focus on field development, well and reservoir management and hydrocarbon maturation for prudent development and redevelopment.Ensure that all discovered hydrocarbon reserves are properly evaluated, and plans are formulated to produce the reserves in an orderly manner and on time.Utilise technical expertise and management skills to ensure all matters related to company’s reservoir, production engineering, development strategy and exploitation are carried on, in an economic and orderly manner.Evaluate and prepare feasible and economic development plans for each hydrocarbon reservoir.Establish and maintain proper communication channels to inform Management, Partners, Government Agencies and others to ensure that they receive pertinent and required information.Coordinate with other members of the management team to ensure that all matters related to development and operations are carried out in an orderly manner.Accountable for overall costs, safety and environmental performance of the subsurface department. The candidate:Must have a minimum of BS Degree in Petroleum Engineering (preferred) or equivalent with at least 20 years’ experience with an upstream operatorPrevious experience as Reservoir Engineer and Reservoir Engineering Manager/LeadCarbonate/Clastic reservoir experienceReservoir Engineering management experienceExperienced in corporate production forecastingStrong leadership, planning, organizational and communication skills.Experience in managing multi-cultural and multi discipline team (minimum 10 staff) Salary & PackageThis is a residential based position in Oman and our client provides a competitive salary, family status, accommodation, transportation, bonuses and other company benefits including medical.