|Date Posted||September 9, 2019|
Calgary, ABOur organization:
The Alberta Securities Commission is the industry-funded regulator responsible for administering the province's securities laws. It is entrusted with fostering a fair and efficient capital market in Alberta and with protecting investors. As a member of the Canadian Securities Administrators, the ASC works to improve, coordinate and harmonize the regulation of Canada's capital markets.
The Corporate Finance division supports the ASC’s mandate by ensuring investors have access to timely, reliable and relevant information to make informed investment decisions. Due to the importance of the oil and gas industry in Alberta, the Corporate Finance division has a dedicated team, staffed by industry professionals, that is responsible for oil and gas matters.
Reporting to the Manager, Petroleum, this unique and exciting opportunity will appeal to a professional interested in working with a small, collaborative team, focused on compliant disclosure and investor protection. The successful candidate will have experience in the preparation and disclosure of corporate reserves and resources other than reserves, and be interested in further developing their knowledge of, and assisting in the maintenance of National Instrument 51-101 Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities (NI 51-101) and related policy.
Key responsibilities include:
Reviewing oil and gas disclosure such as prospectuses, news releases, etc. from reporting issuers, auditing oil and gas reserves and resources other than reserves, to determine compliance with legislation, and directing corrective action.Providing technical guidance to the ASC on oil and gas matters in conjunction with the manager.Participating in periodic reviews and updates of NI 51-101 and related policy.Communicating effectively with internal and external stakeholders, including presentations with Alberta’s capital market participants.Identifying, planning and executing improvement projects in conjunction with the manager.Participating in internal and external committees.
The ideal candidate will possess:
Is an engineer and a member in good standing with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).Is a qualified reserves auditor per NI 51-101, which requires a minimum of 10 years of oil and gas industry experience, with at least five recent years in the evaluation of reserves and resources other than reserves.Has extensive knowledge of the oil and gas industry.Possesses excellent written and verbal communication skills.Is an excellent critical thinker and problem solver.Demonstrates exceptional work ethic and takes initiative with a focus on continuous improvement.Works comfortably both independently and collaboratively in an environment where opinions and ideas are freely exchanged.
More information about working at the ASC can be found on our website at www.albertasecurities.com.
This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.