Our client is a wholly owned indigenous oil and gas exploration and production company, with strong associations and partnerships with leading service and technology companies in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry.
In line with the Company’s desire to ensure that key roles are filled by best-in-class talent with the requisite skills and experience, the Company seeks to recruit the below position:
Position: Chief Technical Officer (CTO)
(Job Code: OG02)
The role will provide technical leadership and support for the company’s oil and gas development projects and provide strategic oversight for drilling and exploration activities. The CTO will be responsible for directing the company’s technical plans and deploying all company’s engineering and technical solutions as well as developing, designing and seeking continuous improvement of the production systems.
The ideal candidate will be expected to have the following qualifications/ competences amongst others:
First degree in Petroleum Engineering or related discipline
Minimum of 20 years post qualification experience in the upstream oil and gas industry, with at least 10 years in a supervisory/ managerial role
Experience coordinating multi-disciplinary technical team including: Geologists, Geophysicists, Petrophysicists, Reservoir Engineers, Facilities Engineers and Production Technologists etc.
Extensive hands-on experience in the day to day operations of E&P, drilling and gas operations and/or engineering knowledge
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc)
Good understanding and reading of P&IDs and Flow Schemes Drawings
Good understanding of reservoir drive mechanism, depletion methodology and key risks
Strong leadership and people management skills
Method of Application
All applications must be submitted on or before Tuesday, 12th September, 2017. Please visit https://kpmgng.avature.net/careers to complete the online application for the jobs; and also upload your updated resume with a cover letter describing how you meet the above criteria.
All applications will be treated in confidence. Only eligible candidates will be contacted.