Company: Petroplan
Skills: Technical Manager, Geologist, Geoscientist
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia


Job Title Exploration Technical Advisor Position Description We are seeking an Exploration Technical Advisor to join our clients team under their Exploration organization.

Your primary role is to assess post-drill outcomes and cascade learnings throughout the exploration organization.

In addition, you will be responsible for maintaining up-to-date exploration portfolio analytics and value assessments. Minimum Requirements As the successful candidate, you will hold a master's degree in geoscience.
You will have 20 years of full-cycle exploration experience including prospect generation, evaluation through drilling, post-drilling appraisal and a record of accomplishment of adding value.
You will have core technical skillsets in log analysis (or advanced petrophysical evaluation) and/or sequence stratigraphic interpretation of both carbonate and clastic depositional systems and will have experience in technical assurance. Duties & Responsibilities You will be required to perform the following:
Attend technical presentations for exploration leads and prospects and be involved in the risking, setting of volumetric input parameter distributions, volumetric modeling, and technical writing summaries of the opportunities.
Through team collaboration, assist in exploration portfolio management and portfolio analytics to guide internal decision-making and to benchmark team performance.
Attend prospect and well approval meetings, providing technical insight to senior management as required.
Attended post-drilling appraisal reviews and assist in the technical writing of the key learnings and path forward recommendations.
Mentor junior members of the team; proactive engagement with the prospect generators through technical peer assists; and knowledge transfer of the team's methodology and results to the exploration organization and senior management.
Petroplan Today - Our Vision & Mission

Our core aim now, and since 1976, has been, and is, to provide exceptional talent solutions to the energy industry. This means delivering the right solutions to our business partners

  • through specialist knowledge and tenacity,
  • By creating strong business partnerships with our clients, contractors, candidates and suppliers, so that we can really understand their needs and truly assist,
  • Through our dedicated expertise, focused only on the Energy sector
  • By staying at the centre of the worldwide community for all those, we do business with.


Bringing over 44 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial, over 55 countries, 550 clients and 65 disciplines, our experience, specialist industry and technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

Remaining niche to the Oil and Gas and, latterly, Renewables sectors, we can provide in-depth workforce solutions, via delivery from our global sector teams focused on Oil and Gas, Technology, Renewable Energy, Commercial and Executive/C-suite. To this end, we believe we can offer the full breadth of bespoke solutions and services based on all our clients' needs.