• Affinity Global Resources Ltd
  • Qatar
Permanent Exploration

Job Description

We are seeking to recruit on behalf of our client a HEAD OF EXPLORATION OPERATIONS to work in our client’s  INTERNATIONAL UPSTREAM & EXPLORATION  DEPARTMENT  based in Qatar on a long term residential contract married or single status

Experience / Qualifications Required

Oil/gas finder with 12+ years’ experience as explorer in international oil companies

Experienced exploration leader with first hand operational experience, and track record of having led teams through the full exploration value chain, from BD to appraisal hand-over

In-depth first-hand knowledge and experience of African sedimentary basins and exploration landscape a must

Proven track record of prospect maturation and risking

Demonstrated ability to manage multi-disciplinary teams, projects and ventures

A keen explorer who enjoys working within a close team of professionals to mature exploration projects and provide clear recommendations for the company and JV

An ability to enthuse the team and to mentor younger staff as well as to reach across different disciplines

Must be able to work in a non-operated capacity demonstrating communication skills fundamental to preserving credibility and influencing client’s operating JV partners

Should be abreast of the latest technological advancements in the industry

MSc or higher in a core Geoscience subject

Job reference#

Exploration Head