Lead, Reservoir Engineer in Lagos, Nigeria

at WTS Energy
Location Lagos, Nigeria
Date Posted April 18, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Job Purpose:
Maximize shareholder value by making business recommendations based on expert technical evaluations and sound economics. The successful candidate must be able to manage multiple concurrent projects, work in a team environment and be able to effectively communicate within and outside the organization.
Responsibilities and Key Objectives:
Reservoir Management & Modelling

Review surveillance, analysis, dynamic models and provide direction on subsurface engineering required for proper reservoir management of assets
Provide leadership within multi-disciplinary teams to ensure adequate reservoir management of the company's assets
Lead activities to optimize producing assets from a reservoir perspective leading to improved recovery, increased production and reserves addition.
Develop reservoir performance prediction and prepare estimates of in-place hydrocarbon volume
Support/Update company-wide standard reservoir management practice.
Field Development Planning
Manage field development planning and well / project economic evaluation
Provide technical support to evaluate business development opportunities; deliver technical presentations to senior management supporting evaluation
Provide technical support for the development of the company's assets
Perform reserve and economic evaluations of drilling, recompletion and workover opportunities
Support reservoir and production due diligence on potential farm-ins and acquisition
Reserves Identification, Forecast and Reporting
Review and Approve Year-end Assets' reserves figures for regulatory authority's endorsement

Financial / budget responsibility:

Minimum of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Petroleum Engineering or other relevant Engineering degree
Master's degree in Petroleum Engineering would be an added advantage

Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

15-20 years Oil and Gas experience with at least 10 years in Reservoir Engineering
Must have a good knowledge of technical practices and principles of reservoir engineering including but not limited to reservoir performance analysis, field optimization, development planning, economic evaluation, production forecasting and reserves evaluation.
Have a strong understanding of integrated asset/production modelling preferably with Petroleum Expert tools
Outstanding verbal, written and presentation skills
Proven ability to represent company interests with external organizations

Job Level/Salary Range:

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