Updated: May 4 2012
||Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
||Canonsburg, PA, US
||Full Time Salaried Employee
Closed - No longer accepting applications
NES Global Talent's Executive Search division is recruiting for an experienced Land Negotiator for our owner/operator client in Canonsburg, PA.
Developmental level job. Is able to apply basic knowledge to carry out standard deals, agreements, tasks and procedures. Assists in managing company's position regarding land (mineral, leasehold and surface) matters, including maintaining critical obligations and dates and coordinating with internal engineers, geo-scientists, and regulatory personnel, for all prospects in a specific region. Under the guidance of a senior negotiator, negotiates and writes contracts for exploration and development, supervises lease brokers that acquire leasehold interests for the company, represents company in state and/or federal proceedings relating to spacing units or bidding for leases, and responds to inquiries from lessors, royalty owners, surface owners, working interest owners, and employees from other departments within the company.
Obtains surface usage and right of way agreements for operations
Negotiates and writes agreements for exploration and development projects
Researches and obtains land titles for drilling operations
Liaisons with attorneys on land issues that require litigation
Provides customer relation services to landowners and working interest partners
Keeps current on regulations and industry changes that may impact the company
Bachelor's degree in Business, PLM/Energy Management degree or equivalent or JD degree and a minimum of one year of negotiator experience or additional equivalent experience
Knowledge of state and federal title requirements
Knowledge of land deals (farm-ins/farm-outs, carried interests, non-consents, etc.) and ability to calculate Before and After Payout Working Interests and Net Revenue Interests
Communication (verbal and written) and negotiation skills
Responsible for leasing prospects and title curative requirements.
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