Senior Geologist Project Other


The Geologist will support the management and technical teams by providing appropriate, accurate and timely geological analyses used in assessing business opportunities, for example:

·        Participate in multi-disciplinary teams in evaluating technical opportunities;
·        Identify and evaluate prospects in the operated and non-operated acreage;
·        Plan and supervise exploration studies for the operated Dutch & Danish offshore acreage;
·        Construct static models;
·        Identify, evaluate and promote exploration opportunities to enhance the overall value of the operations;
·        Construct appropriate static geological models for discoveries;
·        Support NL & DK asset and exploration management;
·        Evaluate prospect volumes and associated risk;
·        Provide geological support and evaluations, e.g. well correlations, reservoir quality prediction, basin modelling, structural reconstructions, seismic interpretation;
·        Technical presentations to peers and external meetings;
·        Provide relevant input to well operations to ensure timely delivery of exploration activities in a cost effective manner;
·        Advise on geological aspects of new business opportunities in the Netherlands and Denmark;
·        Participate in teamwork to achieve cost-effective and successful exploration and development program;
·        Interpretation and mapping of G&G data to support business decisions in different areas;
·        Occasional peer review team member on other projects to ensure best technical/economic solutions are achieved;
·        Documentation of project work, maintaining project and corporate databases and records archives.


·        10+ years of professional experience in Geology gained in the oil/gas industry, ideally gained in a North Sea operating environment, preferably including development and new play evaluations;
·        At least an MSc/MEng degree in geology or in a related geoscience obtained from a reputable university;
·        Relevant experience of the upstream cycle from frontier exploration through field appraisal, to development, production and rehabilitation;
·        Experience with Netherlands Oil and Gas Industry and exploration regulations;
·        Preference for candidates with Chalk evaluation experience;
·        Proven track record of technical excellence and achievement in evaluation and securing best value from technical opportunities;
·        Current knowledge of standard interpretation, mapping and geo-modelling applications, e.g. Petrel.